I'm always getting a lot of emails asking if you can go plant-based
while pregnant and/or can you be plant-based and pregnant. Both are a
big fat YES! (For more information, see my post, "Plant-Based (Vegan) Pregnancy.")
But today you'll get to hear it straight from a beautiful, pregnant mama! Meet Margret!
HH: How did you come to a plant-based diet?
I met Jenn at a Happy Herbivore meetup in San Diego. Upon meeting this
pretty gal, she shared some exciting news with me — she'd lost almost
50 pounds since adopting a plant-based diet and had radically improved her
life in other exciting ways (more on that soon!) I just knew I had to
parade her around on the Herbie of the Week series!
I asked my parents to reflect on their first year being plant-based.
Here's what my Dad had to say:
Where did a year go? It has been one year since my wife and I became plant-based. Ironically, the last piece of meat I had was in the hospital after having a mild heart attack and it was a dried-up piece of "Turkey Bacon." (Not ...
I was out having lunch with my husband and one of my closest
friends when my mom called and I ignored it. We were just finishing up
our meal, I thought, it can wait. A few moments later, she called my
husband and we both kind of laughed. She does this from time to time. If
I don’t answer my phone, she tries his ...
After my father's post "What It Really Means to Feel Better,"
Daniel sent me an email detailing his journey to a plant-based diet.
The results and changes were remarkable, so I asked him if he would be up
for sharing his story as a Herbie of the Week. Luckily, he agreed!
HH: Tell us a little bit about yourself.
70 years old ...