23 minutes | Apr 20, 2018

BNV007: Who Is Brand New Vegan?

In this episode of the Brand New Vegan Podcast, I’m going to pull a Stan Lee and give you my Origins Story.    Please tell me you know who Stan Lee is so I don’t sound like more of a nerd than I already am…. Who Is Chuck Underwood and how did Brand New Vegan get started? Basically, 3 different events in my life all led up to my buying that Brand New Vegan domain name. My own personal health My wife getting hospitalized And the threat of losing my job I explain it all and give you some of the same resources I watched or read when I first got started. Boring?  Hope not. Entertaining?  Maybe. But if nothing else, you’ll hopefully get the picture that I’m just a regular person like all of you, doing whatever he can to keep himself and his family fed, comfortable, and healthy.   SHOW NOTES   Early Documentaries Supersize Me * Food Matters * Processed People * Food Inc. *   Books I Read Diet for a New America – John Robbins * Food Revolution – John Robbins * The McDougall Quick & Easy Cookbook – Dr. John McDougall, MD * Skinny Bitch – Rory Freedman & Kim Barnouin *   John Robbins Videos John Robbins: Why I went vegetarian John Robbins: “Diet for a New America” | Talks at Google   Brand New Vegan Recipes French Fries Texas Chili Sloppy Joes   Brand New Vegan Articles Turn the Page Just Keep Blogging Making a Living As a Food Blogger Happy Birthday BNV   My Wife’s Meningioma I told you it was big. It took 14 hrs to remove the stupid thing, one millimeter at a time. My wife was in Rehab for another week after surgery, just to make sure she could function normally: Physical Therapy, Speech Therapy, Occupational Therapy, that kind of stuff. We were very blessed to have had an amazing team of Neurosurgeons at Legacy Emmanuel, and also the good folks over at the Rehab Institute of Oregon. (RIO) Today, you could never tell anything had happened.     *Disclosure: Books and products denoted with an asterisk are hyperlinked to an affiliate program. We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.     The post BNV007: Who Is Brand New Vegan? appeared first on Brand New Vegan.
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