There’s a lot of misinformation out there about eating a plant-based diet vs being vegan. So often, on social media, I see celebrities talking about being “vegan” — when in reality, they’re choosing to eat plant-based (which is great), but aren’t necessarily living a vegan lifestyle. There are lots of people who unintentionally think that… Continue reading Plant-Based vs Vegan | What’s The Difference?
Body shaming in our society is a huge thing. It’s an unfortunate reality that there are some people — a lot of people — who feel they have the right to have and share their opinions on other’s bodies. But nobody has that right. Our bodies are our own and shouldn’t matter to other people.… Continue reading Body Shaming in the Vegan Community
Living a low-waste lifestyle is something I’m striving for. But it’s definitely something that takes some effort and focus…and that’s because we live in a very wasteful and consumerist society. It’s a common thing to go into a store and see individually wrapped products or one-use products. Everything today is made to make things easier… Continue reading How I’m Becoming More Low-Waste!
Can something be considered cruelty-free even if it’s not vegan? By definition, yes — cruelty-free means there was no animal testing involved (from ingredients through to the finished product); but how can something that contains ingredients that have come from animals — who legally suffer every day — be considered “cruelty-free”? There are so many… Continue reading Is It Really Cruelty-Free If It’s Not Vegan?
Today I thought I would discuss what it means to be vegan and what being vegan means to me. Every vegan has chosen to live a vegan lifestyle for different reasons. Some people are vegan for health benefits, some maybe for environmental reasons, and many live a vegan lifestyle because they love animals. But most… Continue reading What Does It Mean To Be Vegan?
Happy Halloween! Halloween has always been one of my favourite holidays! I’ve always loved anything festive, and Halloween is definitely one of the more festive days of the year! As a kid, I used to love decorating the house and getting dressed up in my Halloween costume. I couldn’t wait to get out the door… Continue reading Halloween & Veganism!
There are a lot of myths out there about plant-based diets and going vegan. Today I thought I’d share some information and my responses to some of the more common myths. Myth #1: It’s expensive to be vegan. This is a very common myth when it comes to switching to a plant-based diet. And I… Continue reading Myths About Going Vegan