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A Funny thing about being Vegetarian...

Thursday, February 07, 2013

I have been living vegetarian for a few years now, I have never been a big meat fan. Maybe my parents weren't good cooks. Needless to say, I want to incorporate healthy eating in my children's diets and show them the benefits of a meatless diet.

Recently, we were watching a vegan documentary on Netflix called, "Vegucated." It showed a few scenes of actual animal slaughtering. I tried to cover my children's eyes when this was happening, but they seemed strangely curious about the events.

After the movie was over, my daughter said, "I think I want to be a Vegan, mom." I said that I want to start eating vegan as well.

A few moments later, she came up to me and asked, "Does that mean I can't eat bacon?"

I laughed.

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SWTBELLA 2/14/2013 4:27AM

    I had thought about becoming a vegetarian for quite sometime & after watching Vegucated it helped me make up my mind into becoming one & opened my eyes! I've never been a big fan of meat myself & luckily I like fruits & veggies never liked bacon lol so it's been going good for me.

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CLPURNELL 2/8/2013 6:40PM

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BIGPAWSUP 2/8/2013 2:12PM

    That is so cute!

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NATPLUMMER 2/8/2013 10:30AM

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GLORIAMAJDI 2/8/2013 8:47AM

    People sure do love their bacon! Perhaps eating mostly vegan is okay with just a little meat from time to time. But I think eventually if we avoid it completely we will lose our taste for it and it will make us feel sick.

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JASI27 2/8/2013 8:34AM

    That's funny. Have thought about becoming vegan as well, but haven't taken the plunge yet.

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JILLYBEAN25 2/7/2013 6:02PM

    emoticon That's a pretty big sacrifice for lots of people in this world! emoticon That is too funny!

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RAPUNZEL53 2/7/2013 5:30PM

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