People are curious about vegans. Since Oprah and Dr. Oz have endorsed the vegan lifestyle, suddenly people have begun to look at vegans as more than just tree-hugging hippie types. Don't get me wrong; I am all about peace and love, and I've hugged my share of trees....more
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I recently read a really powerful Q & A on a fantastic blog (Choosing Raw) that really hit home. It was about the social pressures surrounding being a Vegan (I think it can relate to a vegetarian as well, or anyone that has any special food requirments...can food alergies anything). How do we deal with the dinner parties, social gatherings, eating out with non-vegetarians? The judgmental looks and the embarressing feeling you get when you need a "special order" meal at a wedding or a dinner party. ...more
My Yoga Online is proud to support Farm Sanctuary and their campaign to promote eco-friendly vegan diets for Earth Day. Farm Sanctuary is conducting a nationwide outreach and education events that will highlight the harsh environmental impact of meat consumption.