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Vegan-ish Part 2

Part 1

After watching the film Vegucated (it's on Netflix if you want to check it out) I decided that my rules for going vegan-ish were a good first step, but that I want to go further with it. Perhaps I'll slowly be able to go fully vegan, but that's getting a little ahead of myself. For now, here is my updated set of rules for myself -- step 2 of going vegan-ish:

  1. Never buy meat. 
  2. It's okay to eat meat products that I did not create demand for (e.g. if a friend offered the last few bites of their hamburger). 
  3. Use non-dairy milk at home. 
  4. Try to avoid egg and dairy products as much as possible, even if you do slip sometimes. 
I'll be honest, it's been less than a day and I've already almost slipped once (almost bought a spaghetti and meatballs TV dinner), so I know this won't be easy for me personally. Hopefully I'll be able to keep with it though because, both for the environment and farm animals, it's worth it. :)


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