Jasmine and Chris of Sweet Simple Vegan

Plant-based Foodie Influencers Share What They Eat In A Day

Hi everyone! We are Jasmine and Chris, the team behind Sweet Simple Vegan. Sweet Simple Vegan is not only a food centered recipe website for those interested in healthy eating, but it is also a lifestyle brand encompassing all resources for those interested in making an impactful lifestyle change and living a more conscious life,… Read more »

Chocolate Redd Bar and Roses

Food That Loves You Back

Food is love You don’t have to be a massively jaded cynic to feel overloaded by all the Valentine’s-themed, lovey-dovey content floating around right about now. And hey, don’t get us wrong: relationships are great. Love rules. So if you’re in one, by all means, do take this opportunity to celebrate that lovely and precious… Read more »

Sean Rabbitt with Redd bar

Team USA’s Sean Rabbitt Shares His Grueling Schedule and Positive Energy

Sean Rabbitt is having a serious moment. He’s a figure skater for Team USA, he’s competing like never before, and he’s known among fans for his incredible positive energy and giant smile. His Instagram features shots of his intensive training schedule and incredible skating routines, but his outlook and uncompromised lifestyle are instantly relatable. He… Read more »

Madi Serpico shows off her modeling skills

Madi Serpico: Powerfully Fast, Plant-based Triathlete

If you’re one of the few people not addicted to Madi Serpico’s Instagram, you might not know about this powerfully fast, vegan triathlete. Competing in her first Triathlon event at 12, Madi hasn’t slowed down since – that’s why she’s a perfect representative of the Redd lifestyle. She swims, bikes, runs, models, and makes it… Read more »

Top 10 trends at the 2018 San Francisco Fancy Food Show

By: JESSICA YADEGARAN Imagine 220,000 square feet devoted to specialty food items, and you get to sample them all. That was our challenge this weekend at the annual Winter Fancy Food Show in San Francisco, where more than 1,400 gourmet food purveyors from around the world brought their cheeses, oils, chocolates, sauces, crackers, ice creams,… Read more »

Garrett Kenyon with Redd bars

Professional Endurance Athlete Garrett Kenyon On Running as a Full Time Job

There’s no sport quite like running, and there’s no one quite as crazy as a runner. That’s why Garrett Kenyon, a professional plant-based distance runner on the rise, is a perfect fit for Team Redd – we’re not so sane ourselves. The Redd community is full of people who are nuts in the best possible… Read more »

Zane Kekoa Schweitzer rips it up on a hydrofoil kitesurf

Uncompromised, Unconventional and InZane! Meet Zane Kekoa Schweitzer

Very few of us get to live a life that is truly in harmony with the natural world. Imagine conquering a sport that requires working in tandem with the wild and unpredictable ocean, while honoring your family, inspiring your community, and, oh yeah, writing a freakin’ book. We know someone who does all that, and… Read more »

Naomi Mederos Profile Picture

Naomi Mederos Talks Life as an Entrepreneur, Dietetic Student and Vegan

It’s impossible not to get pulled in by 21 year old Naomi Mederos’ Instagram. Gorgeously staged food shots are paired with an uplifting tone and recipes that are simple to recreate. Mederos’ playful profile photo and big smile belie the grit and determination that drive her ability to successfully balance a rapidly growing food blogging… Read more »

DIRIGO STORIES: Maine-born energy bar brand expands

  BRUNSWICK (WGME) — A young entrepreneur is marking a big milestone. He turned a backpack business into a coast-to-coast operation. Redd, an energy bar created by Alden Blease, of Bowdoinham, is now being sold in 1,000 stores across the country. “Here we are definitely a scrappy group,” Blease said. “We find ways to innovate… Read more »

Healthy Winter Recipe: Hot Coco Oatmeal with Chocolate Chunks

Healthy Winter Recipes for #WellnessGoals

Wellness doesn’t have to stop with winter! Kiely of The Kind Coconut crafted four healthy winter recipes that’ll help you avoid common holiday season traps. Learn how to make: A hearty breakfast with the complex carbs your body needs An accompaniment to “netflix and chill” that’s surprisingly nutritious A sweet party snack that makes you feel… Read more »