The Minimalist Vegan

The Minimalist Vegan: Can Vegans Eat Bread? What You Need To Know

Bread. It’s a staple in many diets and can be found in almost every grocery store. But is bread vegan? The answer to that question isn’t always straightforward because there are different types of bread and different ways of making it. In this post, I’ll cover the basics of bread-making and help you determine whether…

April 29, 2022

The Minimalist Vegan: Is Yeast Vegan? A Compact Guide

Is yeast vegan? Since consuming yeast doesn’t harm it and involves no animal exploitation or abuse, it’s generally accepted as a vegan-friendly ingredient. But because it’s a living organism, a tiny fraction of vegans may still avoid it. So why do some vegans choose to avoid consuming yeast? After all, aren’t plants living organisms? Where’s…

April 29, 2022

The Minimalist Vegan: 12 Types of Vegans and Vegetarians Explained

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve probably noticed an increase in people who identify as vegan or vegetarian. …Or plant-based, pescatarian, flexitarian. Labels and identification are dominating society as our cultures evolve and expand. It’s confusing, I know. But what do those labels mean, exactly? What started as a singular concept of vegetarianism,…

April 22, 2022

The Minimalist Vegan: Minimalism and Simplicity (The Magical Combination)

Minimalism and simplicity are often used interchangeably. And it doesn’t stop there. Phrases like essentialism, intentionality, and slow living get thrown into the mix, making all of this a little confusing. While these terms are related, they’re not the same. I don’t like getting too bogged down on definitions. But words hold meaning. Minimalism and…

April 16, 2022