Vegan activism used to terrify me. It conjured up images of accosting people on the street, or staging sit-ins at farms or holding a vigil outside a slaughterhouse. These are all incredible forms of activism. If you have the nerve to do one (or all) of these things, then go you. I don’t. I have … Read more HOW TO GET INVOLVED IN VEGAN ACTIVISM
Let me tell you, the hardest thing about being vegan is NOT what I thought it would be. I assumed that I would struggle with coming up with meal ideas, getting adequate nutrition, cheese cravings… Actually, no. I’m not saying that that’s all been plain sailing (although I promise, the cheese cravings subside after not … Read more WHAT’S THE HARDEST THING ABOUT BEING A VEGAN?
Ok, vegan newbies, here’s a vegan fridge post just for you. Oh, and panicked parents that have to cater to suddenly vegan kids. I got your back. Is easy. EASY. I have a post on vegan shopping lists, which is super helpful for vegans, but this is more for people that have a) just watched … Read more HOW TO STOCK A VEGAN-FRIENDLY FRIDGE
Let’s face it: there’s no one-fits-all answer to the question ‘why are you vegan?’ Which is a shame, because it’s a question I get asked a lot, and it’s really difficult to come up with a nuanced, articulate answer that conveys every that veganism encompasses without a) sounding rehearsed, b) boring everyone to tears or … Read more HOW TO ANSWER WHEN PEOPLE QUESTION YOU ON WHY YOU’RE VEGAN
I’ve answered all of these pertaining-to-vegan questions elsewhere on the blog (I think), but it’s nice to have a little roundup of questions that people commonly ask. Naturally, I sought out the help of the internet, which provided me with many questions that I thought everyone knew – an issue, I suppose, with only following … Read more VEGAN Q&A: ETHICS, PROTEIN & FEELING LIKE A NUISANCE