• Cooking with John While Camping // Forest Tourist
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    Let’s Talk About Food

    From a normal girl who loves pasta to a vegan to a... what am I now? Who really knows anymore. I'm going to talk a lot about my journey with food, but this post isn't just about me. It's about why we eat the things that we eat and how we can learn and grow from one another. I hope this inspires you to make changes in your own life or strengthens your personal beliefs and encourages you to stick to them.

  • How to Love The Planet by Loving Yourself // Forest Tourist
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    Love the Planet by Loving Yourself

    Hello friends. Today I want to talk to you about something close to my heart, but I want to do so in a way that won’t come across as condescending. On April 13, 2016 I made a decision that radically changed my life in so many ways: the decision to stop consuming animal products. Going vegan was something I had wrestled with and considered for a very long time, and on that sunny April morning I remember taking a step back from thoughts of “what will other people think” and “how can I live without cheese” and taking the plunge to purge animal products from my life cold turkey (pun…