OK, I am not going to say I am the best photographer in the world but my iPhone comes very handy when it comes to giving all of you a visual of what I experienced at what I thought would be a promising restaurant. Read the rest of this entry »
After a LONG hiatus from blogging, we have decided to give C-ville Veg*n a refreshing new start. As part of this new start, Chuck and I decided to check out a few restaurants in Charlottesville that are not normally known to be vegan friendly but offer vegan options and tell our readers if it’s worth the trip or not. Often we hear from other local vegans (or ones who are visiting the area) that they wanted to try a new restaurant but are weary about giving it a shot.
This is where we step in…
This has been going around FaceBook & YouTube – but just for those not aware of what really goes on in Factory Farms
Thrown, dropped, mutilated, and ground-up alive. This is the disturbing reality faced by hundreds of thousands of chicks each day at the world’s largest egg-laying breed hatchery Hy-Line International in Spencer, Iowa.
New hidden camera footage obtained at this facility during a http://www.MercyForAnimals.org undercover investigation gives a disturbing glimpse into the cruel and industrialized reality of modern hatcheries.
Meet Roscoe, a 9 month old pitt bull/hound mix who was found by the local SPCA as a stray wondering about the Pantops area of Charlottesville. I have driven past that area a few times and I can only imagine how frightened he must have been!!! Well, this same frightened dog was adopted over 3 weeks ago and is now sitting in our home. For many years I wanted a dog to call my own but most of my situations included a strict lease that would not allow any dogs