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Tag: veganism

Vegan Parenting

I am a vegan.  I am a parent. Does that make me a vegan parent? It sure does! Hence the name of this blog. Jack does not exclusively eat a vegan diet. This was a compromise between my husband and I (see here). But…

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Will Your Baby Be Vegan?

source I fell in love with an amazing man—who loves meat. I do cook him meat, dairy, and eggs. Why would a vegan do such a thing? Well, because I love him and want him to be happy. And he doesn’t get meat every…

A Vegan Houseguest

Once again, sorry I haven’t posted in awhile.  I have been busy so let me update you quickly. The last week of classes, Michael and I both came down with a horrible case of the flu. It pretty much knocked us out for two…

Forks Over Knives

I finally had the time to watch the documentary Forks Over Knives. It explores the health benefits of a whole food, all plant-based diet. I will spare you all the preaching, but I will just say I am so glad I watched it. It…

A Little Myths Busting

After a conversation with my friend Leslie and an additional one with Laura, I thought I’d share a few more things. Soy beans are almost pure protein Vegans do get plenty of protein. Most plants have it, such as beans, spinach, nuts, and even…

How Veganism Changed My Life

My friend Laura asked me a slew of questions about being a vegan today, and I thought I should share some answers. She asked me if I physically felt better, not just morally or emotionally. And I honestly felt different–better within a week. All…

What’s a vegan?

A few months ago I had a date with a guy who asked me a question I hear often, “Vegan? What’s that?” After I explain it means I eat no animal products, he asked the second most common question, “So what do you eat?Vegetables?”…