Mom: I could never eat like you do! I would be hungry all of the time.
Me: Speechless while looking at my full bowl of salad, my plate covered with a vegan taco, vegan safe tortilla chips, corn, and salsa, then examining her plate covered with a beef taco with salsa on top of it.
Mom: I just don't think veggies are the mai...
Me: *Shaking head and shutting off my ability to listen* Mom, I find it dumbfounding that you eat so much less than I, yet you worry about my food intake because I simply do not consume meat! I mean, of course meat has fiber and high amounts of all needed vitamins, but I simply don't feel right eating it. I guess my vegan meal that is void in fiber and the nutrients that meat has will just have to do for now until I see the light.