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Less Meat More Plants Coalition

Published May 08, 2015

  The Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee (DGAC) has recently issued their recommendations to the USDA and Department of Health and Human Services. This recommendation states that for optimal health, the average American should consume a diet: higher in fruits, vegetables, whole grains, legumes, nuts and seeds; lower in red and processed meats, and; low in […]

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Follow Your Heart® and Just Label It

Published Mar 13, 2015

We at Follow Your Heart/Earth Island believe you have a right to know what’s in your food. We avoid GMOs in all our products and we’ve sponsored the Just Label It campaign to spread the message to a broader audience. Over 90% of Americans support the mandatory labeling of GMOs, yet the FDA still has […]

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KarmaJar Recipe – Curry Lentil Soup

Published Feb 26, 2015

Here’s a fun gift for anyone trying to warm up this winter! Just take an old Vegenaise® jar and fill it with the lentils. Take the spices and make a spice packet to place on top of the lentils before placing the lid. Finally, you’ll want to attach these instructions to the jar. Happy eating! […]

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Hollywood Half Marathon 5K

Published Feb 13, 2015

Join Team Follow Your Heart as we take on Hollywood Half Marathon 5K in Hollywood, CA! In addition to the run, we will organize a team dinner to meet and greet team members, fuel up for the race, and give out FYH swag bags complete with special edition team performance t-shirts. Have fun. Make friends. […]

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Happy Valentine’s Day

Published Feb 11, 2015

    Spread the love this Valentine’s Day with our fun e-cards! Download vegEMOJI here!!     

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Recipes for THE BIG GAME

Published Jan 28, 2015

Neiman Marcus Dip 1 cup Vegan Gourmet Cheddar Shreds 1/2 cup Vegenaise 1 green onion, thinly sliced 1/4 cup sliced almonds handful vegan bacon bits DIRECTIONS: Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Spread almonds on a cookie sheet and toast for 10 minutes. Let cool, then combine all ingredients until well mixed. Serve with crackers or […]

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This Isn’t Mayo

Published Jan 15, 2015

Follow Your Heart® Vegenaise® – It’s not mayo… It’s better than mayo®

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Christmas Dinner Made Easy!

Published Dec 04, 2014

Christmas dinner made easy with a little help from Follow Your Heart. Special order your Christmas dinner from us and simply heat it up when you’re ready to eat.

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2014 Thanksgiving Dinner with Follow Your Heart

Published Nov 06, 2014

Heat and Eat Thanksgiving?! Some people go to a restaurant for Thanksgiving but miss the comforts of home. Some people cook all day but miss out on the festivities. Follow Your Heart is pleased to offer you the best of both worlds: Special order your Thanksgiving Dinner from us and simply heat it up when […]

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Meet our Foster Orangutan

Published Jun 05, 2014

Help us welcome Cory Marder to the Follow Your Heart Family! Little Cory came from a palm oil plantation not far from one of Orangutan Foundation International’s protected forests. With her pursed lips and big, surprised looking eyes, it is hard not to melt when you see her. Since she came into OFI’s care, Cory […]

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Veganize Super Bowl XLVIII

Published Jan 23, 2014

  Everyone loves a good super bowl party. Great company, fun games, and of course delicious food. Score a touchdown with these 4 fourth-quarter favorite bites that we’ve veganized just for you.   Spicy Cheddar Cheese Football Source: Food Network Ingredients: Three 8-ounce packages cream cheese, softened substitute Vegan Gourmet Cream Cheese 3 cups shredded aged Cheddar substitute […]

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2013 Year in Review

Published Jan 14, 2014

Looking back, 2013 was an incredible, record-breaking year for Follow Your Heart and we have wonderful fans, like you, to thank for this success. We have received so much love on our Instagram, have had amazing conversations on Twitter, our Facebook likes have skyrocketed, and you all have been writing great things about us on […]

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Thanksgiving Dinner with Follow Your Heart

Published Nov 18, 2013

Enjoy the comforts of home and celebrating all that you are thankful for this holiday season with your friends and family while we do all the cooking. Follow Your Heart Market & Restaurant is pleased to offer Heat and Eat Thanksgiving Dinner this year. From oven-roasted rosemary-basted vegetarian “turkey” to gluten-free stuffing and vegan pumpkin […]

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NS Sales’ VP of Client Services, Suzanne Valker, wins MVP for 2012

Published Jul 02, 2013

March 8, 2013 Every year, the natural food industry gathers in Anaheim for the Natural Products Expo West, a 3-day exposition of all things natural.  There are aisles and aisles of natural products, ranging from pet food and beauty products, to a wide selection of delicious natural foods.  To kick start this year’s Expo West, […]

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Follow Your Heart Awards Mother’s Market as Retailer of the Year

Published Jul 02, 2013

March 10, 2013 As the Natural Products Expo West began to draw to a close, a group of Mother’s Market team members began to gather around the Follow Your Heart booth.  They were asked to come by to try the new selection of Vegan Gourmet Shreds, but the true purpose of their visit was about […]

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A Solar-Powered Flashback

Published Jun 17, 2013

When Earth Island out grew our old facility in 2003, we made sure that the new facility would not only produce our great products, but also do something great for the environment.  We partnered with PermaCity, a local solar company, to help us achieve this dream.  Check out this flashback video of our President and […]

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Vegan Gourmet® Shreds Win Best New Vegan Product by VegNews

Published Apr 12, 2013

VegNews Magazine has chosen the new Follow Your Heart® Vegan Gourmet® Shreds as a winner of their coveted Best New Vegan Products at Expo West. This exciting new formula of vegan, soy-free cheese is the next evolution of vegan cheese. Recently called the ‘holy grail’ of vegan cheese, these new formulas are the closest thing […]

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Follow Your Heart® Teams Up with the Non-GMO Project

Published Apr 12, 2013

When it comes to your food, we at Follow Your Heart® believe it is important to provide you with delicious, healthy, and environmentally-conscious choices. In an effort to promote that philosophy, we have registered with the Non-GMO Project. The Non-GMO Project is an independent non-profit collaboration of manufacturers, retailers, processors, distributors, farmers, and seed companies […]

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New Vegenaise® Gourmet is a winner!

Published Apr 12, 2013

We are very excited to announce that Vegenaise Gourmet was officially launched at Expo West and we are even more excited to mention that we took home a coveted VegNews Best of Show award for Best New Vegan Product! Chef Jessica & our 2012 VegNews award The 6 all new Vegenaise Gourmet flavors are coming […]

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The Follow Your Heart® Oasis! Follow Your Heart® is a unique environment, which has been called by some “an oasis”.

Published Apr 11, 2013

There is only one Follow Your Heart®. It is a unique environment which has been called by some ‘an oasis’. While at first glance it may appear to be just another health food store, Follow Your Heart ® has been thriving for over three decades with the support of the many thousands of loyal customers […]

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