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Episode 2: What's up with all the haters? With @kelseyprior

Episode 2 here we come! On this week's episode, we have Kelsey. She was vegan for a whole year but has since gone back to eating meat. On this episode we talk about why she went back, how veganism felt for her and finally we discuss why veganism has so many haters. Join us on The Vegan Ambition! Thanks to @kelseyprior for coming on you can find him on Instagram at Don't forget to visit our website


Episode 1: Are we even vegan? with @danielbrenneman

Season 2 starts with a banger! On this episode we have our first ever guest back in the studio! It's been a year since he was in and some things have changed and some haven't. We talk about whether or not either of us are truly vegan, and what really is the word vegan. Join us in bringing in Season 2! Thanks to @danielbrenneman for coming on you can find him on Instagram at and Don't forget to visit our...


Episode 23: Debating veganism and impact with @calderonsamc

On Episode 23 of The Vegan Ambition, we have Sam Calderon from @giamattipodcast. Sam is a non-vegetarian who had a lot of questions to ask me about veganism. During the debate period, we had a discussion about why veganism matters and what impact we have. You can reach Sam by finding him on Instagram @calderonsamc and @giamattipodcast. Thanks to @Oats, @Hummus, and @GreenPeas for sponsoring today's episode!


Episode 22: Socializing while being vegan with @thatwokevegan

On Episode 22 of The Vegan Ambition, we have Alicia from @thatwokevegan. Alicia has been vegan for a little over 2 years. On the podcast, we discuss her transition to veganism, how our social lives are affected by our diets, and what being a vegan on Instagram means. You can reach Alicia by finding her on Instagram @thatwokevegan. Thanks to @Watermelon, @SunflowerSeeds, and @Seitan for sponsoring today's episode!


Episode 21: The importance of vegan activism with @kfrankly

On Episode 21 of The Vegan Ambition, we have @kfrankly. Klara is a vegan activist and low waste earthling. On the podcast, we discuss different forms of vegan activism, whether "extreme" activism is right, and what we can do on a daily basis to change the world. You can reach Klara by finding her on Instagram @kfrankly or @crazyrawdotcom Thanks to @turmeric, @greenlentils, and @clementines for sponsoring today's episode!


Episode 20: Vegetarian for a year with @sonjatitanic

On Episode 20 of The Vegan Ambition, we have Sonja Katanic. Sonja has been vegetarian for a little over a year. On the podcast, we discuss her transition to vegetarianism, the values she holds, and why she went vegan. On this episode, we discuss the ethicality of using animal manure for crops. You can reach Sonja by finding her on Instagram @sonjatitanic or @plasmadolphin Thanks to @farmhousegardenanimalhome, @apricots, and @plasmadolphin for sponsoring today's episode!


Episode 19: Going Vegetarian, now what? With @durntt

On Episode 19 of The Vegan Ambition, we have Sarah Stock. Sarah is a non-vegan who is planning on going vegetarian soon. On this podcast, we explore Sarah's food journey and what she knows about veganism. She asks me some great questions. This is a very informative episode. You can find Sarah on Instagram @durntt


Episode 18: Vegan Activism with @carlytaylor269

On Episode 18 of the Vegan Ambition, we have Carly Taylor! She is a vegan activist, a conscious consumer, and lover of all animals! On the podcast, we talk about how she got into veganism and then activism, and what she recommends for trying to go waste-free. I also ask her about her view of animal testing! Carly has a phenomenal perspective on how we are all earthlings on this plant. To find Carly you can head to her Instagram @carlytaylor269 or her YouTube channel @James and Carly...


Episode 17: Being fit and vegan with @shakastrong

On Episode 17 of The Vegan Ambition, we have Shaka Smith also known as @shakastrong on Instagram. Shaka is an actor, podcast host, model, vegan and lawyer! Veganism has helped him keep lean and strong. On the podcast, we talk about all the reasons he is vegan, and whether hunting in certain contexts is okay. You can find Shaka on his Instagram @shakastrong or on iTunes and Youtube at FitClub and Black Hollywood Live


Episode 16: Animal Rights are Important with @mariamaymarketing

On Episode 16 of the Vegan Ambition, we have Maria Morrone. She is the co-president of the University of Waterloo Animal Rights Society. On the podcast, we talk about her journey to veganism and what her goals are with the Animal Rights Society. I ask her an important question about what her views are on Zoos. You can find Maria at


Episode 15: A Plant-Based approach to life with @jenny.nicol

On Episode 15 of the Vegan Ambition, we have Jenny Nicol. Jenny is a plant-based nutritionist. Her journey to plant-based living was filled with twists and turns. But she has now been vegan for over 8 years! Today we learn about her journey and ask some difficult questions. You can find Jenny on Instagram at Today's recipe comes from COPYCAT WIENERSCHNITZEL CHILI


Episode 14: A butcher's son turns vegan with @forrestfolen

On Episode 14 of the Vegan Ambition, we have Forrest Folen. He went vegan recently but has learned almost everything there is to learn about it. Forrest grew up in a butcher's household. After learning about the pain animals go through and the health benefits to his body, he has made the change to veganism! You can find Forrest on Instagram at


Episode 13: Marc Uy, Non-Vegan Boyfriend, Veggie Bacon

On Episode 13, we have a friend of mine, Marc Uy. Marc has been dating his vegan girlfriend for 4 years. So today I ask him, what his diet, is like, why he isn't vegan yet, put just a little bit of pressure on him to go vegan!


Episode 12: Adam Walsh, Is Roadkill Vegan?

On The Vegan Ambition Episode 12 we have Adam Walsh. On the podcast, Adam and I discuss Adam's journey toward veganism, the ethicality of roadkill, and what his inspirations are. You can find Adam on Instagram


Episode 11: Chris Moore, a vegan future

On The Vegan Ambition Episode 11 we have Chris Moore. Chris is a workout enthusiast who turned vegan over a year and a half ago. Chris tells me about his amazing journey to veganism and the things that influenced him to go vegan. You can find Chris on Instagram


Episode 10: Ben, Perfect World, Yves Deli Slices

On Episode 10 of The Vegan Ambition, we have guest Ben Zion Benkhin, we talk about the psychology, goals, and overall understanding of veganism. This one is an interesting one, to say the least! There is even a guest speaker! This weeks recipe is:


Episode 9: Katrina, Religion, Yves Deli Slices

On Episode 9 of the Vegan Ambition, we have Katrina Shouten. Kat is a non-vegan who was interested in coming onto the podcast and learning some of the ins and outs of veganism. On the episode, we talk about how religion affects veganism, and how some people find it difficult to go vegan! You can find Katrina at Today's Recipe comes from


Episode 8: Jennifer Zee, Triggers, Recipes!

On Episode 8 of the Vegan Ambition, we have Jennifer Zee. Jennifer owns her own company that helps people to transition to a plant-based diet and lifestyle. We talk about how to get people into veganism and our favorite plant-based recipes. Jennifer has an event coming called "Unlock Your Plant-Powered Potential" You can get to it from here You can find Jennifer at Today's Recipe comes from...


Episode 7: Ala, Pet Diets, Nutless Clusters

On Episode 7 we have Ala, she talks to us about how she's been trying vegan food recently, how much she loves pizza, and we discuss the ethicality of feeding pets meat. You can find her on Today's recipe comes from:


Episode 6: Daniel K, Insects, Banana Bread

On Episode 6 we talk to Daniel K, who has had very little experience with vegans, veganism, or what it means to be vegan! We discuss lots of different questions and answer them for him. This week's recipe comes from HotforFood and it is for Strawberry and Pablano Salsa.