Why Respect Is Important

I have been in situations where me being vegan actually made me feel as if I was doing something wrong and in that moment I told myself; this can’t be it. People can’t make you feel bad for ordering in a bit more complex way than others. People can’t make you feel as if you’re obliged to order only “easy” things in order not to “stress the waiter”. People can’t accuse you for wasting time and effort while all you’re doing is trying to make a change. People who don’t care about the animals, the environment and their health don’t get a say in what you eat when it’s hard to find vegan food. NO, you won’t only eat a salad just because that is the easiest option. Just because industries and restaurants in some countries…

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How I Survived On Holiday

   One of my biggest fears after going vegan was surviving on holidays. I feared that all the animal product based food people around me will be eating would maybe trigger me into doing something I would regret later. And also I feared that I’d find nothing to eat while eating out. We went to our summer house with my best friends and had the opportunity to stock food to fuel us during our stay. However most of the time, except for breakfast, we were eating out. Breakfast: I usually ate oats with bananas (my addiction), topped with almonds and figs and rice milk, of course. So I’d say stock up on fruits and nuts that you can have for breakkie and for snacking. Lunch: Lunch was a bit tricky because we ate at the…

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