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Veganism: Questions You Should Ask Yourself Before Starting the Lifestyle

Becoming a vegan is not an easy decision. It takes dedication, patience, and the willingness to learn about new foods. If you are considering veganism or just want to know more about what it means before you decide, then this post is for you. It will answer some of the most common questions people have before starting their vegan journey.

Veganism: Questions You Should Ask Yourself Before Starting the Lifestyle

Are You Getting Enough Protein?

Yes, one of the best parts about being a vegan is that so many different types of protein are available to you. You can get it from beans and soy products or even nuts! Make sure that you find something that suits your liking because as long as you make sure to eat enough calories in general, this should not be an issue at all. For example, the chicken stew slow cooker recipe is an excellent source of protein.

Should You Give Up Going to Friends’ Family Dinner?

No, not at all. It is crucial that you still go to family and friends’ function as a vegan because this will help them understand what it means to be a vegan and show them the benefits of being one. In addition, you want your loved ones on board with your new lifestyle so they can support you in any way possible.

Do You Ingest a Healthy Amount of Minerals and Vitamins?

There is no doubt that when you transition to veganism, it can be challenging because of the lack of meat. However, there are many other sources of minerals and vitamins, such as nuts or fruits, which will help you stay healthy.

How To Make Veganism Affordable?

One of the best parts about being a vegan is that it becomes so much cheaper! Vegan produce is affordable and on-demand. However, this does not mean that you will spend any less than if you were eating meat for dinner every day.

What Happens When You Crave Meat?

You might want to try and have some mock meats such as veggie hot dogs or even almondmilk yogurt, which will help satisfy your cravings!

A lot of people think that they need meat for protein, but this is false. In addition, being a vegan gives you many other benefits than being healthier because you won’t ingest cholesterol from animal products anymore.
The health risks of overeating meat can be too significant compared to what kind of nutritional value it has.

What About Your Children? Is Veganism Right for Them?

If you have kids, then this question is a very important one! It might seem difficult at first, but like with anything else in life, it’s doable. Plus, studies show that going vegan has had positive effects on health, so why not make an effort to involve your kids?

There are also great online resources if you need any more advice on getting started without overwhelming your kids.


Being a vegan has many incredible benefits that you should consider before starting. It can be hard at first, but it’s worth the effort to feel healthier and have a better quality of life!

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About the author

Carma Spence has been experimenting in the kitchen since she was four years old and loves trying out new recipe ideas. She is the author of Bonkers for Bundt Cakes and Your Perfect Pie, as well as author and contributor to several more non-food-related books. With Carma's Cookery, she is taking her passion for empowering people and blending it with her passion for cooking, gift-giving and entertaining.

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