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Always Wholesome, Always Nutrient Dense: The Story Behind Our Plantbased Sausage

Always Wholesome, Always Nutrient Dense: The Story Behind Our Plantbased Sausage

Ever tried a food that was so delicious, you just had to know its ingredient make-up? So, you checked the back of the package only to gasp and say, “well, no wonder it’s so tasty! This food contains crazy levels of sugar, tons of artificial ingredients, and unbelievable levels of…

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Your Body, Your Choice: An Inside Scoop Into The Nutritional Facts of Our Sausage Pizza

Your Body, Your Choice: An Inside Scoop Into The Nutritional Facts of Our Sausage Pizza

Let’s face it. Most people don’t know much about the ingredients that make up their food. I mean, in a perfect world, they shouldn’t have to think all that much about it. Food is food right? Unfortunately, in today’s day and age where technology is advancing every day and food…

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10 Vegan and Cruelty-Free Body, Bath, and Beauty Brands

10 Vegan and Cruelty-Free Body, Bath, and Beauty Brands

Hey, vegans! Ready to step up your beauty game? There are thousands of beauty brands out there. But which ones are cruelty free and vegan? Unfortunately, less than you’d think. That’s why we’re here today to let you in on 10 body, bath, and beauty brands that are 100% vegan…

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How To Remain Plantbased When Your Partner Eats Meat

How To Remain Plantbased When Your Partner Eats Meat

Let’s be real: It can be hard to stick to your plantbased diet when your partner eats meat. Even if your partner is supportive of your diet, it can be challenging to find restaurants you’re both interested in, and if you live together, shop for groceries and cook meals together.…

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5 Essential Rules For Thriving On A Plantbased Diet

5 Essential Rules For Thriving On A Plantbased Diet

Are you surviving or thriving on your plantbased diet? There really is a difference!  If you’ve tried out a plantbased diet in the past and didn’t love the way it made you feel, we urge you to try it out again while implementing the guidelines below. Going plantbased can and should be…

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WHY ARE PLANTBASED DIETS GROWING IN POPULARITY?

WHY ARE PLANTBASED DIETS GROWING IN POPULARITY?

If you’ve read a restaurant menu recently, you probably noticed there were a couple fully plantbased, vegan-friendly options on it. If you’ve taken a lap around your local grocery store recently, you probably spotted a full section dedicated to plantbased foods. If you’ve read a health magazine or watched one…

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Tips for Building Muscle and Burning Fat On A Plantbased Diet

Tips for Building Muscle and Burning Fat On A Plantbased Diet

Looking to get in shape for the summer? You’ve come to the right place! A common misconception when it comes to burning fat and gaining muscle is that you need to eat meat to do so. But, we’re here to bust that myth! It is more than possible to burn…

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Everything You’ll Need for a Plantbased 4th of July Barbecue

Everything You’ll Need for a Plantbased 4th of July Barbecue

It’s officially summer! And you know what that means – Independence Day is right around the corner. Time for lots of sun, time with family and friends, honoring our country, and (the best part) lots of food! We’re going to take a wild guess here and say that your 4th…

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LA MOVIE THEATERS THAT SERVE VEGAN FOOD

LA MOVIE THEATERS THAT SERVE VEGAN FOOD

Looking for something to do this weekend? We know just the thing. Grab a date, friend, or family member and head to the movies! With the world slowly opening back up post-pandemic, most movie theaters in L.A. are up and running again, and ready to host you for a great…

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THE BEST VEGAN TRAVEL APPS

THE BEST VEGAN TRAVEL APPS

It’s time to travel – vegan style! If you’re a vegan eater like us, you know that sticking to a vegan diet can be quite difficult while traveling. Depending on where you visit, it can be hard to find vegan restaurants in an unfamiliar place. But, you’re in luck! Just…

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Where to Grab Vegan Food When You Visit The National Parks

Where to Grab Vegan Food When You Visit The National Parks

I don’t know about you, but we’re itching to get out into nature this summer and experience some of America’s beautiful National Parks. That’s right – it’s road trip time! If you’re a vegan eater, you may be wondering if it’s possible to maintain your vegan diet at the Parks.…

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Vegan Options At The Major International Airports in the US

Vegan Options At The Major International Airports in the US

Ready for takeoff? Today we’re breaking down the best vegan options in some of the major international US airports. Turns out, there’s no need to panic about food options while you’re traveling! If you’re a vegan eater like us, you probably know how stressful traveling can be. No vegan likes…

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10 Health Benefits Of A Plantbased Lifestyle

10 Health Benefits Of A Plantbased Lifestyle

There are tons of reasons that someone may choose to go plantbased. Many people go plantbased for ethical reasons. Others do so for the good of the planet. But, as more research has come out on just how beneficial a plantbased lifestyle can be for one’s health, people have gravitated…

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5 Of The Best Vegan Children’s Books

5 Of The Best Vegan Children’s Books

Hey, parents! Are you wondering about the best ways to go about raising your kids vegan? It’s no secret that raising vegan kiddos can be challenging. With outside pressure from the world to stick to the status quo (and sometimes serious judgment from others) it can certainly be hard to…

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Top Ten Michelin Star Restaurants That Offer A Vegan Menu

Top Ten Michelin Star Restaurants That Offer A Vegan Menu

With the world opening back up, it’s no secret that many people are itching to get out of the house. And what’s one of the best (if not the best) motivators to get out of the house? You guessed it – good food!  At The Pizza Plant, we’re looking forward…

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LOS ANGELES MUSIC AND ARTS VENUES THAT OFFER VEGAN FOOD

LOS ANGELES MUSIC AND ARTS VENUES THAT OFFER VEGAN FOOD

With the world slowly but surely going back to normal, we’re all feeling an itch to get out of our houses and do things again. Whether it be heading back to work in an office, visiting family or friends, or spending a night out on the town – there’s certainly a…

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Debunking 5 Vegan Myths: Starting With Oysters

Debunking 5 Vegan Myths: Starting With Oysters

The vegan diet has undoubtedly gained traction over the past decade. From a diet that was essentially unheard of in US culture, to a diet that's quite normal and popular, the idea of only consuming foods that are not derived from animals has certainly become prominent in our society. Whether…

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Vegan Bacon Is Not Just For Breakfast: Here Are 10 Vegan Bacon Dishes You Need To Try

Vegan Bacon Is Not Just For Breakfast: Here Are 10 Vegan Bacon Dishes You Need To Try

When you hear the word “bacon," you probably think two things. One, it's a breakfast food. And two, if you're vegan like us… I can't eat that! We're here to debunk both of those myths. How, you may ask? With a list of delicious lunch and dinner dishes that use…

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How to Eat Vegan At The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival

How to Eat Vegan At The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival

After taking a two year hiatus due to the pandemic, the largest musical festival of the year - The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival - is back for 2022! Located in Indio, California, this desert Festival is the one-stop-event for music, festival, fashion, or food lovers. If you're going,…

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Jane Goodall On Why “Plantbased Diets Are Very, Very Important”

Jane Goodall On Why “Plantbased Diets Are Very, Very Important”

It’s no secret that the idea of a plantbased diet has gained immense traction in recent years. As a result, “being vegan” has become popular amongst a younger generation of people. It’s certainly less common to see a person of an older generation consuming and promoting a plantbased diet. However,…

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Catch The Pizza Plant at The Vegan Street Fair March 26th & 27th 2022!

Catch The Pizza Plant at The Vegan Street Fair March 26th & 27th 2022!

Hey, vegan food lovers… This one’s for you! If you’re going to be in the LA area on March 26th or 27th, stop by the Vegan Street Fair in North Hollywood for a day full of delicious vegan food vendors, DJs, live entertainment and more. Best part? Entry is completely…

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Genesis Butler: The Plantbased Voice of A Generation

Genesis Butler: The Plantbased Voice of A Generation

15-year-old plantbased activist, Genesis Butler, is a leading voice of the up-and-coming generation. She is pleading for people of all ages to make a change in their diets, so that kids like her can grow up and thrive on a healthy planet that honors the lives of animals and nature.…

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Greta Thunberg: Why The World Needs Us All to Go Plantbased

Greta Thunberg: Why The World Needs Us All to Go Plantbased

Greta Thunberg says we should all be eating plantbased– and we couldn’t agree more. The 19-year-old environmental activist, known for challenging world leaders to take action in halting climate change, is also a huge advocate for the plantbased diet. And it’s no secret why. Plantbased eating is a pivotal step…

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Top 5 Vegan Personal Trainers on Youtube

Top 5 Vegan Personal Trainers on Youtube

Ready for some vegan fitness inspo?  It’s time to head to Youtube! Whether you’re just getting started on your vegan journey, or are a die-hard plantbased eater, every vegan could use a bit of motivation and inspiration from time to time. One of the best places to get this inspiration…

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Top Plantbased Wellness Coaches in the U.S.

Top Plantbased Wellness Coaches in the U.S.

Have you ever worked with a wellness coach? Well, you may want to after reading about these incredible, plantbased wellness coaches. These coaches can give you tips and advice regarding things like weight loss, energy, overall health, happiness, and fulfillment… all using a plantbased diet. Today, we’re letting you in…

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WHY KIDS LOVE THE PLANTBASED DIET

WHY KIDS LOVE THE PLANTBASED DIET

If you’re plantbased and have kids (or are planning on having kids), you may be worried about raising your kids on a plantbased diet. Do you only offer them plantbased foods or do you allow them to choose their own diet? Do you explain to them why you chose to…

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Check Out These Black, Plantbased Chefs 

Check Out These Black, Plantbased Chefs 

February 1st marks the beginning of Black History Month, a time for us all to reflect on and honor the struggles, achievements, and history of Black people in the U.S. And, at The Pizza Plant, we’re especially excited to shine the spotlight on Black, plantbased chefs!  Plantbased cuisine brings people…

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Top 7 Athletes in the NFL That Are Plantbased

Top 7 Athletes in the NFL That Are Plantbased

It’s almost Super Bowl Sunday! Who are you rooting for?  At The Pizza Plant, we’re ready to watch and celebrate the best way we know how… while snacking on some plantbased pizza, of course! Whether you’re heading to a Super Bowl party, watching the game with your family or roommates,…

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History of Veganuary Challenge and 2022 Current Stats

History of Veganuary Challenge and 2022 Current Stats

There are many benefits to a plantbased diet, on both a small and large scale. For one, eating plantbased has been linked to a reduced risk of many serious health issues, including heart disease, cancer, and Type 2 Diabetes. Furthermore, plantbased diets are good for the environment, protecting the lives…

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5 Podcasts that Are All About the Vegan Lifestyle

5 Podcasts that Are All About the Vegan Lifestyle

Are you living and breathing the vegan lifestyle? How ‘bout listening to it?  If you’re always working on upping your vegan game, whether that be in the kitchen, while eating out at restaurants, or while deciding which clothes to purchase, a great way to stay up-to-date on plantbased news and…

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5 Instagram Accounts You Should be Following if You’re Vegan

5 Instagram Accounts You Should be Following if You’re Vegan

Looking for some virtual, plantbased inspiration? The best way to stay motivated and inspired when trying out a vegan diet is to surround yourself with others who are doing the same. That’s right- build your own vegan community! But, what if you only have a friend or two who are…

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Top Vegan Cities in the U.S.

Top Vegan Cities in the U.S.

It’s no secret: The plantbased message is getting stronger!  In many parts of the world and across various cultures, the idea of eating a plantbased diet, or “going vegan,” has become more normal and popular than ever before. And it’s for good reason. Eating only plantbased foods is great for…

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Plantbased January

Plantbased January

Happy New Year! May 2022 bring joy, love, happiness, and lots of plantbased foods!  The New Year is all about setting goals and intentions for the new, upcoming chapters of our lives, and for resetting our minds, bodies, and spirits. What better way to reset and rejuvenate this New Year,…

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The Best Vegan Hotel Destinations for A Get-Away in The New Year

The Best Vegan Hotel Destinations for A Get-Away in The New Year

In need of a get-away? We sure are! After the hardship the last couple of years have brought, you deserve a bit of rest and relaxation in the New Year. What better place to rejuvenate the mind and body than at a fully vegan-friendly hotel? If you’re a plantbased eater,…

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How to Host a Vegan Holiday Party

How to Host a Vegan Holiday Party

Gather up your vegan friends and fam… it’s time to throw a vegan holiday party! With Christmas and the New Year fast approaching, it’s the perfect time to host a gathering for your friends and family. And, whether you’re a longtime vegan or curious about trying out the vegan lifestyle,…

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The Best Holiday Gifts for Your Vegan Friends and Family

The Best Holiday Gifts for Your Vegan Friends and Family

The Holiday season is among us! And, like most other people, you’re probably working hard on picking out the perfect holiday gifts for your friends and family. When it comes to a great, personalized gift, there are tons of options out there, and today we’re bringing you a list of…

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6 of the Best Plantbased Fashion Shops

6 of the Best Plantbased Fashion Shops

It’s time to talk plantbased fashion! With the New Year just around the corner, we could all use a little style reboot. Ready to update your wardrobe with some fully plantbased, sustainable clothing? Read below for 6 of the best online fashion shops that are 100% plantbased. Plus, many of…

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The Best Ways to Enjoy a Thanksgiving Feast: Plantbased Style!

The Best Ways to Enjoy a Thanksgiving Feast: Plantbased Style!

In just under a week, it will be time to spend your Thursday with loved ones, celebrating and “giving thanks” for all of the wonderful people and things in your life. It will also be time to center your whole day around one delicious meal! Thanksgiving is just around the…

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Time for Some Plantbased Peace: Checkout These 5 Amazing Plantbased Retreats

Time for Some Plantbased Peace: Checkout These 5 Amazing Plantbased Retreats

Looking for a little plantbased peace? After everything that the past couple of years have brought us, we all deserve a bit of relaxation and recovery. A trip to a tropical beach or a beautiful mountain range could be just the thing to get your mind, body, and soul aligned…

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Some of Your Favorite Celebrities Are Plantbased

Some of Your Favorite Celebrities Are Plantbased

Is plantbased eating becoming mainstream? It sure seems like it!  Throughout the past decade, the idea of a plantbased, or vegan, diet has become widely recognized, and millions of people worldwide have adopted a vegan lifestyle. You, yourself may be a plantbased eater, or have a friend or two who…

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Where To Find Plantbased Wines

Where To Find Plantbased Wines

Did you know that some wines aren’t plantbased? Yep, it’s true! Although we commonly think of wine as coming straight from fermented grapes, there’s often a step in wine-making that involves animal products. Many wine-makers use a process called “fining” to get rid of any unwanted ingredients in the wine-- and fining…

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Level Up Your Shoe Game With a Pair of Plantbased Sneakers

Level Up Your Shoe Game With a Pair of Plantbased Sneakers

When you first begin your plantbased journey, you may just be focused on eating plantbased foods. We get it-- swapping out all of your favorite foods for plantbased versions can be quite a daunting task! But, when it comes to plantbased living, there are more swaps to be made outside…

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4 Must-Watch Documentaries on Plantbased Living

4 Must-Watch Documentaries on Plantbased Living

In our last blog post, we gave some great book recommendations for new and current vegans. But, maybe reading isn’t your thing. We get it! Watching movies is another, fantastic way to feel educated, inspired, and entertained. There’s tons of must-watch documentaries out there for those who want to learn more…

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The Best Books on Plantbased Living For You

The Best Books on Plantbased Living For You

Are you feeling curious about a vegan lifestyle? Or wanting to dive deeper into the benefits of living plantbased? Are you interested in implementing more plantbased meals into your diet? Or, maybe, you’re already vegan, but feeling uninspired in the kitchen. Do you love animals and want to know how…

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3 Reasons Why Going Plantbased Will Benefit Your Life

3 Reasons Why Going Plantbased Will Benefit Your Life

Going plantbased, becoming a vegan, cutting out animal products: what does it all mean, and why are so many people doing it?  Plantbased, or vegan, diets have become incredibly popular in our modern world-- and there’s good reasons for it. When people become vegan, they cut out all animal products…

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Why Pizza and Game Night Are a Match Made in Heaven

Why Pizza and Game Night Are a Match Made in Heaven

Oh, the infamous game night.  You know the one-- where Mom, Dad, and the three kids sit down for a beautiful night of family bonding, quality time, and lots of laughter. Everyone’s had a long week, and engaging in an array of the family’s favorite board games is just the…

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7 Dairy-Free Ice Cream Treats to Pair with Pizza

Have you noticed that most ice cream pints have changed their serving size? Instead of the conservative half cup portion, serving sizes have increased to a more generous and satisfying two-thirds cup. Take this as a sign to eat more ice cream this summer—after you’ve finished a few slices of…

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5 Crazy Delicious Ways to Cook Pizza

5 Crazy Delicious Ways to Cook Pizza

If there ever comes a day when pizza becomes boring, it’s time to think outside the oven. There are so many ways to heat up The Pizza Plant frozen pizzas, and each lends a delicious new texture to an already outstanding plant-based pizza pie. Think of adding a smokey char…

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How to Pair Pizza and Beer

Wine-os, take a back seat. While a wonderful red does pair well with pizza, we argue that beer is a better beverage pairing for pizza. Like wine, your choice of beer can heighten (or impede) your pizza tasting experience, and when you’re digging into a The Pizza Plant pizza, we…

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Frozen Staples

Frozen Staples

We never understood why freezers are always so much smaller than refrigerators. On hectic weekdays and lazy Sundays, we rely on our freezers to provide sustenance by way of dairy-free pizzas, veggies, and other staple items. It’s also a place to store the remnants of our dairy-free pizzas, batch-cooked sauces,…

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9 Simple Salads You Can Make in Under 15 Minutes

9 Simple Salads You Can Make in Under 15 Minutes

As kids, we could down pizza without a second thought. Pizza—in its entirety—was a meal. These days, it feels like a meal of vegan pizza is not complete without a side of greens. It’s not that we love one more than the other—pizza completes salad and salad completes pizza. We…

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