Welcome Samantha! I am also a vegan living with an omnivore/mostly vegetarian at home. My situation is similar to yours and Sadrielle's, though I am perhaps a little more pushy lol. My husband has major health issues and is on disability, and there have been numerous studies that a plant based diet would help at least one of his conditions (rheumatoid arthritis) but he can't give up his dairy/cheese. He did cut way back after being told by doctors his cholesterol was way too high, and he has done that over the last few years and made an amazing improvement in his numbers. We spent a week at the Mayo clinic a few years ago when he was very sick and his situation was too complicated for the local doctors, and the doctors down there loved that I was vegan and really approved of plant based diets. It was refreshing! At any rate, I am just glad that over the years he has slowly cut down on his meat consumption to not more than a few times per month and has cut back on his dairy cheese, and he is very supportive of my lifestyle, though he wasn't at first. We have certain arrangements...keeping separate cupboards and I don't buy or prepare his animal foods etc. that have made it easier.
I too am in recovery for anorexia, and I actually became healthier as a vegan than all the years I struggled with it as an omnivore. I am not 100% recovered (the mental stuff takes a lot longer than the physical) but have come a long ways in a few years.
Congratulations on your engagement and best wishes on your studies!
In the end, only kindness matters. - Jewel
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