Glazed Lentil Walnut Apple Loaf

                      I will be making this tasty recipe my Thanksgiving contribution this year. You should try it too! Thanks “Oh She Glows!”   Ingredients: 1 cup uncooked green lentils 1 cup walnuts, finely chopped and toasted 3 tbsp ground flax + 1/2 cup water 3…

U.S. Elephant Ban lifted?

If you have been following my blog for a while, you will have seen my elephant-related posts and tags: here, here, here. My affinity for elephants dates back to when I was a child. These gentle giants stick together, and they do not disturb other animals, unless they provoked. They are also incredibly intelligent and empathetic….

Cilantro Lime Chickpea Salad

I want to thank “Oh She Glows” for this delicious recipe! ngredients: One 15-oz can chickpeas (2 cups cooked), drained and rinsed 2 cups spinach 1/4 cup sweet onion, chopped finely Juice from 1.5 limes 3/4 cup fresh Cilantro 1/2 tsp sugar (or to taste) 2 tsp Dijon mustard 1 garlic clove 1 tsp extra…

ILSA-Show your support for the Jessup Moot Court competition

  The International Law Students Association is starting up our November #GivingTuesday Campaign, which you might have heard of from us or from other organizations in the past. Our goal is to raise money to support the Jessup Competition so that we can reach more teams in more countries. This will kick off our fundraising…

International Law Weekend

International Law Weekend (ILW) is an annual conference that attracts members from academia, the practicing bar, and the diplomatic world. As Student President, I flew to New York to address the Student Congress and to help ensure that the Conference ran smoothly. Special thanks to the International Law Student Association executive office and the American…

Vegetarian Life and an Aspiring Vegan: 3-month check-in

I have officially been a vegan for a little over 3 months! Obviously, since I am celebrating, that means it is going well 😉 One of the things that I still need to work on though is remembering to ask to have cheese removed from my orders when I go out to eat. In the…

International Law Students Association (ILSA) Updates

    This past month has been especially exciting for the ILSA Executive Office! We just returned from another successful International Law Weekend in NYC. Thank you to all of our wonderful panelists and sponsors who made this weekend possible. We hope that everyone who attended the conference had a great time and enjoyed the incredible experience. …

Blueberry Ginger Juice

                     I happened to have all of the ingredients sitting in my refrigerator, so I randomly decided to make a juice! Hope you enjoy 🙂   Ingredients 1 Ginger Root 6 cups of water 2 cups of bluberries 2 grapefruits 1 container of agave nectar Directions…

Halloween Black Bean Hummus

This will be one of my contributions to my upcoming international potluck on Halloween! Ingredients 2 Cloves of garlic 2 cans of black beans 2 tbsp of tahini 3 tbsp of lime juice 1 teaspoon of cumin 1/4 teaspoon of chipotle pepper 1 teaspoon of salt or to taste Optional: 3 tbsp of unsweetened soy…

Tips to prevent Breast Cancer on a Vegan Diet and Lifestyle

    Recently, I came across an interesting Daily Mail article that discussed some recent developments in breast cancer research, so I thought I’d share some of its contents in honor of Breast Cancer Month! DR FUNK’S TOP 10 TIPS TO PREVENT BREAST CANCER 1. Eat cruciferous vegetables every day Consuming cauliflower, broccoli, kale, cabbage…