Tag: vegan

The Lit List: How Not To Die

Name: How Not To Die by Michael Greger, M.D. Best Features: Extremely informative, wide plethora of sources, academic yet approachable, can skip around Possible Pitfalls: Long read, info-heavy, controversial Overall Rating: ❤ ❤ ❤ ❤ ❤ [5/5] Discussion: This book has changed my life. It has become…

Vegan Thoughts: How Do We Advocate?

I often think about how exactly I should explain Veganism to others. It’s not like it’s not an extremely important topic to me. It’s not like it doesn’t define my life in a crucial and mind-bogglingly-all-encompassing way. It does. But determining my style isn’t…

Vegan Thoughts: Animal Rights vs. Human Rights

This topic is actually hugely controversial. Whoops. Here I go bringing up things I shouldn’t. However, many vegans discuss their stances on this, so I might as well join in. The following information is purely my viewpoint and doesn’t reflect upon the community as…

Vegan Thoughts: The Cost of Convenience

“Wow, that sounds like a lot of work. I could never be vegan.” This is definitely one of the most common phrases I hear when others ask me about being vegan. Sure, it can seem like a lot. I don’t eat meat, I don’t…

Vegan Opinions: Keeping Carnivorous Pets

Here’s a fun one. As a vegan, how do I, Savannah, feel about keeping carnivorous pets? This argument mainly comes from PETA’s stance against keeping pets, which is referenced in an article stating the pros and cons of keeping these pets. As stated here:…

For The Family: Meatless Monday

We’re back at it again with another episode of For The Family, where we talk about involving possibly reluctant family members in the vegan lifestyle in an effort for them to better understand what it’s about. Now, as a vegan, I admit that I find…

Eco-Friendly Fridays: School Supplies

NOTE: You’re not crazy. It’s Saturday, not Friday. Savannah done goofed. The new semester recently started and her schedule is insane. But that’s no excuse, and I didn’t want to deny anyone some eco-friendly goodness! This will be the first and (hopefully) last time…

For The Family: Care Packages

We know that sometimes it can be hard to involve family members in your vegetarian/vegan adventures. We’re here to help! By offering easy ways in which you can involve your family, our goal is to not only help make your lifestyle a little easier…

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