Honestly, trying to eat out as a vegan is difficult. I order veggies and they come to drenched in butter. Once when I was still vegetarian, I ordered green beans at a place where there were limited vegetarian options, and it came in with bacon bits. No thanks. I’ve had to resort to salads with … More Eating Out Vegan
When I was in school, hummus sandwiches were my life. On campus, there were multiple places to quickly grab a sandwich on the go, and my signature sandwich was a wheat wrap with garlic hummus, lettuce, tomato, cucumber, oregano, and provolone cheese and mayonnaise during my days as strictly a vegetarian. The hummus at school … More Delicious Hummus Recipe
Friday night my family had a small party to ring in the summer. I was surprised that I was actually really anxious for this party. My family has always had people over and thrown fun parties, and I’m usually very excited. We make a bonfire, sit around, listen to music, catch up, and most importantly, eat the … More I Survived My First Party as a Vegan
Yesterday was my second full day of vegan eating, and it was much more successful than my first! I was able to eat meals instead of snack all day, and started my day early enough to eat three delicious meals. For breakfast, I had a bagel with PB2 and lunch was a kale and spinach … More First Fully Cooked Vegan Meal!
Yesterday was my first full day of vegan eating, and quite honestly, it did not go as ideally as I had hoped. I’ve heard that as a vegan, I need to eat more calories than I would in a normal American diet. With that in the back of my mind, I tried to plan out … More Day 1: So It Begins
Since April 2015, I have been vegetarian. My primary motivation was health. I wanted to lose weight and get fit and in shape. Being vegetarian not only gave me energy and helped me drop a few pounds, but further research also opened my eyes to the awful things animal products can do to a person’s … More But Why Vegan?