I hope you all enjoyed the holiday weekend!
So, this is it! My final ode to Vida Vegan Con! Today, I want to feature some of the great vendors that were present. I wasn't able to get time with everyone, but please check out those I was able to speak with below!
|Kiley with Coconut Bliss|
|Panda With Cookie|
There were so many cute offerings at this table, including cooking aprons that I just loved. You can check out the goods at www.pandawithcookie.etsy.com
|SO Delicious Ice Cream|
Another brand of dairy-free ice cream I happen to love! Check 'em out at www.turtlemountain.com
|Shnane of Daiya|
You know I thoroughly enjoy Daiya cheese. I got to try their knew pepperjack variety and it was deelish!
Want to get more involved in vegan outreach? VegFund is the go-to spot for that, http://www.vegfund.com/. Please click here for the write-up I did about them. Adam was a little camera shy, so I took a picture of the flyers instead.
|Alex with Vegan Mainstream|
Vegan Mainstream provides marketing solutions to vegan and vegetarian businesses. The remarkable Marketing Director, Stephanie Redcross of Vegan Mainstream spoke on the marketing panel and gave some really great advice. Check out their services at www.veganmainstream.com.
|Barnet of VegListings|
VegListings is conducting an extensive nationwide search to create a directory of vegan business owners so the "compassion factor" of your dollars can be multiplied. Check them out and sign-up your business! www.veglistings.com
|Natalia of Pure Luscious Lifestyle|
Natalia is a raw and living foods chef. She is so nice, please head over to check out her site at www.nataliakw.com
|Adriana of Vegan Corner|
A vegan directory with a complete listing of every vegan and vegan-friendly place to dine, shop, and hang out. 10% of their profits go directly to animals each month. Check out them out here, www.facebook.com/vegancorner
|Samantha, Nicole and Dan of Upton's Naturals|
Upton's Naturals Seitan is not only delicious and completely unique, but it is also a healthy and cruelty-free alternative to meat that is 100% vegan and vegetarian.
I sampled a vegan tamale they made and it was sooo good! Check them out at www.uptonsnaturals.com
|Doug Abel of Woodstock Farm Animal Sanctuary|
Be sure to visit their site to read about all the amazing work they do in creating a safe haven for animals at www.woodstocksanctuary.org Surrounded by the Catskill Mountains in the town made famous for peace and music, Woodstock Farm Animal Sanctuary provides shelter to cows, pigs, chickens, turkeys, ducks, sheep, and goats who have been rescued from cases of abuse, neglect and abandonment.
|Dan of More Than Salad|
More Than Salad is an online directory of vegetarian and vegetarian friendly restaurants. They have a very interactive and unique model. So be sure to head over and sign-up for all the action for free at www.morethansalad.com . Also Dan was so sweet to share his vegan doughnuts from Voodoo Doughnuts with me and Leigh-Chantelle!
|Stephanie of LuLu's|
LuLu's has some great vegan fashions. I was in love with the red handbag! Cruelty-free clothing is quite fashionable! Check them out at www.lulus.com
My favorite vegan buttery spread was also represented there as well. I didn't get a chance to take a picture of the lovely Adriane Little, but be sure to check out Earth Balance at http://www.earthbalance.com/ !
It was so great to meet all of these great representatives! Please be sure to visit their sites as they each have something very unique and worthwhile to offer!