Tag Archives: About me

Vegan Wednesday #6

Standard

vegan wednesday

Good evening everyone 🙂

What’s a typical Wednesday like for me, besides taking pictures of my food and enjoying delicious vegan dishes?

Wednesday is the only day of the week when I Read the rest of this entry

Why vegan? – Part 4: For Yourself

Standard

foryourself

If a vegan, vegetarian or omnivorous nutrition is healthiest, it is difficult to prove. This is because there are many factors besides nutrition that influence your health, e.g. smoking, genetics, sport or stress.

It is a definite fact, and proved several times over, that vegetarian and vegan people are healthier. This can be attributed to Read the rest of this entry

My story: Why did I decide to become vegetarian/vegan? – Part 3: Finally Vegan!

Standard

VeganLisa

So I became vegetarian and feeling really great about it. Even though realizing the cruelty of mass food production can be really suffocating, it felt good to finally be a part of it no longer, or so I thought. However, I realized quickly that I was still supporting animal suffering by consuming milk products and eggs. I wanted to give this up as well, and become vegan. The problem was trying to transition.

A huge problem was that at that time I Read the rest of this entry

My story: Why did I decide to become vegetarian/vegan? – Part 2: How I could suddenly see the purpose in my studies

Standard

VegetarianLisa

I study Philosophy as my major (6th semester) though I somehow lost track of the ‘why’ after a while. After graduating high school I didn’t have a clue what to do. Since I was really interested in Philosophy and Ethics, I thought it was worth a try. At uni this subject mainly turned out to be Read the rest of this entry

My story: Why did I decide to become vegetarian/vegan? – Part 1: My earlier life of eating animals

Standard

9E2125C1

The decision to lead a vegetarian/vegan lifestyle was a very big deal for me, considering that I grew up eating animals, like most of us. Suddenly I’d decided against something which was said my whole life to be self evident, normal and natural. Why? There were many small and big factors playing a role in this kind of decision. I can only speak for myself and I would like to tell you my personal story. This is not to give you general arguments for or against eating animals, but to explain to you what influenced me in my life to make this decision. Here we go:

Part 1 is about my prehistory: My earlier life of eating animals

When I think back I realize Read the rest of this entry