"@ Susanah--yes, exactly! and that's why i think it's important to ask what is meant by "easy." i think that when non-vegan's imagine veganism as difficult, they are not visualizing the kind of social situations…"
"hi, Monique--i would start by looking at raw food books for ideas, that you can modify as you like, since they don't rely on beans for protein--i think that they get a lot of their protein from greens as well as nuts. the other thing that…"
"btw, here's another newish, but fun vegan food bog, by one of the co-owners of herbivore clothing--the rice & beans plate she describes looks like what i eat for dinner about 5 days a week! lol i like that she talks about some basic…"
i am not at all a raw foodist, although we do have a delicious vegan raw food restaurant here in minneapolis (called Ecopolitan). however, i love this little virtual raw cookbook called the "good heart recipe book." …"
"baked potatoes! i always forget about them--that's a good reminder :-) a baked potato with broccoli! as i've been reading this neighborhood blog, i just keep thinking that this whole "monday is Mexican food and tuesday it's…"
"@Sam--yes, i see what you mean about the "front liners." i think that intentions are tricky. i have a co-worker who volunteers for a local zoo, and is very pleased with the work that she does. part of it involves preparing…"
i can definitely see how Celiac's disease would complicate matters! good for you for sticking with this and working to figure it out! i'm sure that other posters will have other resources for you, but this is my take, based on…"
i participate in various neighborhood listserv & blog discussions, including my community's e-democracy forum, as part of my daily life. i don't go out of my way to introduce animal rights in these venues, but when a topic…"
i think that it depends on what is meant by "easy": for me, the honest answer is that being vegan is completely effortless in terms of "cravings" and that kind of thing (which i think is what most…"
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