A couple days ago I celebrated my 1 year vegan-niversary! To me, it’s an accomplishment that I’m proud of, but I also consider it the very beginning of a life-long, vegan journey! This past year of being vegan has been quite the learning experience, and I’ve definitely learned some useful tips along the way. So,… Continue reading 10 Tips For Going Vegan
So today it’s been exactly one year since I went vegan…my vegan-niversary, if you will! April 6, 2018 was the day that I decided I would no longer consume or use any animal products. For me, going vegan was a slow transition. I was a vegetarian for over 5 years before, and I had attempted… Continue reading My First Year As A Vegan!
Back in October, I shared my responses to some common myths about going vegan. In that post I talked about how it’s not expensive to be vegan, how eating meat is not necessary to get enough vitamin B12, how we don’t need to drink dairy milk to get enough calcium, how vegan diets are safe… Continue reading Myths About Going Vegan | Part 2
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 unfortunate that some people feel they have the right to have an opinion on others’ bodies, because they don’t. A person’s body is their own and shouldn’t matter to other people. Sadly, there’s body-shaming everywhere we look — even in the vegan community. The vegan community… Continue reading Body-Shaming in the Vegan Community
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?