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1 Month of Vegetarian Eating Done!

Sunday, February 03, 2013

One thing I absolutely love (okay, I don't love it, but it's funny to hear) is "where do you get your protein from? I found this cartoon and laughed...



It's true. Those who ask, don't understand that you can get protein from vegetables, nuts, beans, lentils, etc.

So, I have been a vegetarian for a month. I "cheated" when I had scallops and shrimp, and I eat eggs. So I guess the term is semi/ova vegetarian. I rarely eat dairy and plan on very soon probably not having any animal protein what so ever. I started this as a plan to remove the growth hormones that have been pumped into our foods, but I love it now.

I FEEL amazing. My co-workers and friends all comment on how beautiful I look or how awesome my hair looks. I am apt to believe that this is due to the extra vitamins I am getting eating vegetarian.

I have lost 16 pounds this month of vegetarian eating. I rarely eat dairy -instead use almond/coconut milk with cereal and oatmeal. Its working. I am excited to see what another month leads to.

Happy February everyone!


Amber
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ZIGGY122 2/3/2013 9:54PM

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AKATHLEEN54 2/3/2013 9:28PM

    Congratulations on your weight loss. Also congratulations on your vegetarian adventure. I'm no sure I could go that route but it sounds like you are enjoying it and that it is working really well for you!! Keep up the great work!! emoticon emoticon

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MEDUSA1977 2/3/2013 9:07PM

    Way to go!

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NETGNAL 2/3/2013 8:44PM

    Awesome!

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