On Gratefulness

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Jan,2016

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Happy (belated) New Year, everybody! I hope that the holidays were filled with love and yummy vegetables for each and every one of you. I ended up going out to eat for Christmas Eve and Christmas Day dinner, at two…

The Disconnect Between Animals as Pets and Animals as Meat

11
Dec,2015

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In the U.S., where I sit here and write, the proportion of households with pets is higher than those with children. Who knew?! That number (63%) is much higher than the U.K., and more than triple Japanese households, but the…

The Struggles of a Vegetarian

22
Oct,2015

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Giving up smoking? Congratulations! Giving up alcohol? Good for you! Giving up meat? Animals can’t feel pain, stop being such a hippy, cows will rise up and revolt if we stop eating them! Being a vegetarian is not without it’s…

A Veggie in the UK

19
Aug,2015

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I moved from India to the UK in 2002 with my family. I had just finished high school and was anxious and eager to start university in a new country. In India as a vegetarian you don’t think twice about…

Vegg Heads in China

24
Jul,2015
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A few summers ago I was in China for the very stereotypical gig of teaching English. I spent three months on Hainan (island at the base of China), in the city of Haikou. It was there that I discovered just…

Vegg Heads vs. The Carni’s Part 1 – Fighting the Protein Myth

17
Jul,2015
Victoria Shavlik
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 What is it to be a vegetarian (or vegan)? If the common but often misguided populace had it right, vegetarians would be grass consuming hippies screaming “cows have feelings too!” while simultaneously starving said cows because we happen to need…

5 Tips for Dating a Non-Vegan or Vegetarian (Tips for reducing meat consumption in partner)

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Jul,2015

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By: Briana M. Some vegetarians and vegans may not be open to dating on non-veg at all. This can be difficult and limit your pool of options, though. If you are considering dating a non-veg, here are some tips for…

The Veggie and the Omnivore: Dietary Dating Compromise

29
Jun,2015

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By Paul Payabyab-Cruz In a world where Omnivorism is the norm, it is likely that as a Vegan or Vegetarian you will be interested in someone who eats meat. Depending on how stringent you are about your lifestyle, this can…

7 Things Meat Eaters Say To Vegetarians/ Vegans

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Jun,2015

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Being either vegetarian or vegan, you are probably no stranger to the following statements and questions that some meat eaters simply can’t help but say to vegetarians, having most likely heard them countless times.   So without further ado, here are those 7…

Eat Your Veggies

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Jun,2015

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I’ve been a vegetarian for close to 5 years and the only difference I’ve made to my diet is an increase in macaroni and cheese and apple sauce (I refuse to admit apple sauce isn’t a vegetable!!). When people ask…