Instead of focusing on what youíre giving up, think about all the
exciting, new foods youíre discovering. Many vegetarians find a whole
new world of flavors opens up to them once they do a little exploring.
(Click here for some delicious
recipes to try!)
Throw in the Towel
For some, becoming vegetarian is a snap
decision. For others, itís a process with many steps along the way. Donít
get frustrated if you arenít able to make the transition to vegetarianism
overnight. Each compassionate decision you make sends a message to
those around you as well as to animal agribusiness that you donít condone
animal abuse. Keep striving towards vegetarian eating . . . you are
making a difference!
Work Those Brain Cells
The more informed we are about animal issues, the more effectively we
can speak out for the voiceless.
Power in Numbers
Meeting other like-minded people can help affirm your decision to stop
eating animals. Attending animal advocacy events, vegetarian society get-togethers,
and joining email listservs about vegetarian issues can be a great way
to meet other compassionate individuals.