Lots of questions can come up, when thinking about cutting out animal protein.
Can I be plant based and eat meat?
Yes and No. Vegan is a lifestyle/diet 100% void of animal protein. You can be a flexitarian, vegetarian or pescatarian. With these options you can keep dairy, eggs, honey and fish in your diet. And with a flexitarian diet you can determine what plant-base lifestyle suits your needs. A Flexitarian diet would aim for 50% totally plant-based meals
Why eliminate animal protein?
Some people for the environment and others for health. We will share our reasons and expert explanation of the health benefits and the science behind the environmental reasoning.
How do I get protein on a plant-based diet?
So many ways... the best source of vegan protein are beans, tofu, lentils, quinoa, peanut butter and more. There will be lots of recipes and post about protein.
How do I get iron and B vitamins on a plant based diet?
Nutritional Yeast, vegetables and supplements
Can Vegans eat soy?
Yes, soy is a great vegan protein. There are lots of questions people have about soy in their diet. Read all about soys benefits and cons.
Weather Meatless Monday or full time vegan; if your looking for meat alternatives. Filling your plant-based pantry and freezer with healthy and convenient meat alternatives just got a little easier.
Check our this ultimate vegan grocery list to get you started.
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