When vegetarianism/veganism sounds good, but frightening

Weekday vegetarianism/veganism is a great way to massively reduce your meat/animal product intake, while still not shutting it out of your life completely, to help make the transition much easier.

Vegetarianism and veganism seem to be seeing an uptick in support, at least from where I’m standing. And the reasons are numerous: from animal cruelty, to environmental concerns and health benefits, there’s many reasons to take up veganism or vegetarianism.

But, taking the plunge can be a bit hard. “So this is the last piece of cheese I’m ever going to eat…?” However, by becoming a weekday vegetarian or vegan still drops your animal product/meat consumption by about 70%, which has massive health, moral and environmental benefits, while still allowing you to eat your vices at the weekend. This video is a great watch if you’ve ever considered vegetarianism/veganism. Continue reading “When vegetarianism/veganism sounds good, but frightening”

Vegan pizza on our “baby moon”

Somehow, Marti managed to convince me that there is such a thing as a “baby moon”: one last getaway during the latter stages of pregnancy, before you embark upon life as a parent.

We didn’t go far, but taking a couple of days away to spend with each other and be out of our normal routine was just what we needed.

Last night, we had a delicious dinner at Seasons 52, and this evening, we decided on some of our favourite vegan pizza, from Gourmet Pizza Company.

20130302-160634.jpg

20130302-160650.jpg

20130302-160712.jpg