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A Guest Post from My Husband…

100% Vegan, 80% of the Time by John Rafacz My wife is the founder of Michy’s Foods and she is vegan. She runs a vegan cookie company. We raise our kids on a plant-based diet. When we dine out, we tend to visit vegan establishments or at the very least seek out vegan menu options at non-vegan restaurants. So, why in the world am I 100% vegan, 80% of the time? I’m sure that conjures a few questions out of the gate. So, understanding how I approach the issue of diet is probably a good place to start… One of the many things I love about my wife is her personal philosophy on diet/nutrition:
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Our East Coast Summer Tour

Happy Summer!  My family and I just got back from a 2 week vacation traveling up and down the Eastern Seaboard.  We got to see a lot of family and friends and visit some of my favorites cities.  It was a long trip though and with two little ones in tow, I think we were all happy to get home. In addition to getting a chance to see our beloved families, I was also excited about trying some new food.  I’m what you would call “an eater”.  I love food!  Sometimes when I discuss traveling, people ssay, “What do you eat?  It must be so hard to find vegan food on the
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Vegan Bakesale for Japan

I am pleased to announce that Michy’s will be organizing our first ever vegan bakesale to support relief efforts in Japan. Upon news of this horrible tragedy, I found myself deeply saddened and searching for a way to lend my support. I heard about the World Wide Bakesale going on from April 23rd-May1st and immediately knew that was my cue to pitch in. We will be holding our sale on Saturday April 23rd from 12-3pm at 1425 Montana Ave in Santa Monica, CA 90403 on the corner of 15th and Montana Aves. 100% of our proceeds will be going to Shelter Box to provide emergency shelter and
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Our new packaging

Hello everyone! We have been busy! Our new packaging is fresh off the press and is getting ready to hit store shelves. We’ve added 3 new flavors to our line-up; The Americano (double chocolate chip with a hint of espresso), Cran Rustica (sweet & salty oatmeal cranberry) and Ginger-Binge (the ultimate ginger snap). They are all pretty awesome and round out our cookie collection nicely. We are also gearing up for our first annual Vegan Bakesale to support Japanese relief efforts. All of Michy’s cookies will be available for sampling and purchase along with a ton of other
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