All posts tagged: vegan

the reasons I stayed VEGAN

Hey there amigos! In the last post I was telling you about the reason I went vegan and how amazingly it changed my life. You can surely tell that I went vegan because of health issues. This is a very egoistic reason to skip eating animal products along all other possible reasons. It’s about me. It’s about the way I feel better. But there are so much more reasons to go vegan! Reasons that kept me motivated everyday to stay vegan, especially in the starting time of changing my diet: My impact on other people I’ve never been the type of girl who would scream at meat eaters and try to lecture them. Not at all and I never will! I just want to share with you the reasons I¬†follow a plant-based diet. I’m vegetarian for 14 years now and vegan for almost 7 years. I do it because I’m totally convinced by it. What I recognised was that people in my environment started slowly to show more interest. Some of them started arguing with …

the reason I went VEGAN

Hey guys! Today I want to write about a quite sensitive topic: The reason I started a plant-based diet. When I was 17 I was diagnosed with a rare auto immun condition. It was a long, hard and painful process of one and a half year to finally get a right diagnose. I spend months and months visiting different doctors, specialist and I ended up in hospital after I suddenly collapsed. The doctors didn’t really know what was wrong with me. I had to go through every test you can imagine, lots and lots of blood was taken from me to test this and that. With no success, nothing could be found. But I had so much pain in my whole body. Especially my legs and my arms hurt so much so that I was sleepless almost every night. My bones felt like cracking and my muscles felt so week. Not even the strongest pain killers could help. More and more symptoms came along. My stomach begun to hurt, I had feelings of numbness in …