Posts tagged "vegan"

Cheese is a Vegetarian's Gateway Drug

I embarked upon vegetarianism in March of this year.  I had read the book “Skinny Bitch” and did not think I could ever eat meat again.  The images conjured up by some of the descriptions, the horrible things meat can do to your body, etc.  These are things that have stayed with me and it’s... Read more »

When Fast Food Goes Wrong

I love Chipotle.  I could eat it every day.  Since I like to consider myself a “modified vegan” (vegan who eats cheese), Chipotle is always a great option for lunch during the work week. I go to the Chipotle on Franklin between Madison and Monroe – lunch time there is a mad house, as it... Read more »

No, super models don't actually eat at Burger King

About 4 months ago I made the very tough decision to give up eating meat and most dairy (I call it modified veganism aka “I want to still enjoy what I eat”).  I’ve been 100% meat and fish free since, and while it’s very easy now, it certainly wasn’t the first two weeks.  But overall,... Read more »