Exploring the basics of veganism | What, why, and how?

If you’re a newbie to veganism, or just want to explore a few aspects of the basics of veganism, this post has you covered. We’ll look at the basic outline of veganism, the benefits of a vegan lifestyle, some of the challenges, and some tips for those...

Considering a vegan diet? You don’t have to be perfect.

At the beginning of this year, I began a vegan diet. A lot of people seem to be curious about trying it and I get a lot of questions. I thought it may be helpful to write a post about my experience, the challenges, and some of the ways I’ve adapted my lifestyle....

How to make small changes in our diet to help animals

If you’re reading this blog, there’s a good chance you’re well aware that our diet has an impact on animals. I covered a few of the basics in a previous post. If you’re ready to adopt some changes in your diet for the benefit of animals –...

Our food and animals :: What should I think about?

How our choices impact animals Food. It’s an essential part of life, and one many of us take for granted. Recently I had a fleeting moment where I actually considered the journey my meal had endured in order to get to my plate. It hit me unexpectedly, and...

Vegetarian vs Vegan :: What’s the difference?

Vegetarian… Vegan… The words sound and look familiar – they must have something in common? If you’re a novice in the whole area, here’s the lowdown on what they are and what it means to your diet! In one sentence, the big difference is...

How to be vegetarian in a meat-eating household

When I was a teenager I had the desire to be vegetarian, but I thought it would be too hard and inconvenient for those around me. My first real foray into not eating meat was when I lived alone at uni – easy. I’m now married and have been living with my husband...