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#1 Old 03-25-2006, 10:16 PM
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Hi everybody.



I am a new forum member, even though I have been lurking and reading for a few months. Needless to say, I love it.



I went vegetarian about a year ago, well actually that was about my 3rd or 4th time of swearing off meat, but it never lasted more than 6 weeks before. This time it stuck.



It stuck so well, that I became vegan a few months ago, cold tofu, even though I thought I would have to ease into it.



I live in Johnson City, Tennessee and I am 38 years old. Definitely not a "kennyBOY" but even though I continue to get older, I hope I NEVER grow up.



I hang around online over at the PPK a lot. I try to spread the gospel around here at home whenever I can. I hand out brochures on occassion, I write letters to the editor, I piss my friends off on occassion, etc.



I am really thankful for the forums and all of the other vegan resources that I have discovered online. When I was first considering the change, I was like "How in the hell can I do this?". All of the info available online really helps.



Now that I've gotten into the swing of things and have become accustomed to cooking my tail off every day, I even started my own website to help show new up and coming vegans that there are TONS of food options available besides meat & cheese.



One of my great inspirations was Vegan Lunch Box. I decided I wanted to do something similar, but show what an adult vegan might pack for lunch every day before they head off to work. So I started Vegan Lunchtime Porn last week.



If it weren't for online resources like Veggie Boards, the PPK and Vegan Lunch Box, I might have never known how simple it can really be to live a cruelty-free life and I might not have ever made it here.



I am glad I here now at this point in my life. And I want to do everything I can to help others wake up and see that their life doesn't have to require the abuse, torture and murder of innocent beings.
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#2 Old 03-25-2006, 10:51 PM
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Wow! Great intro! Welcome to VB!

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#3 Old 03-26-2006, 01:46 AM
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Hi and Welcome from one newbie to another



Hope you enjoy taking part as much as you clearly enjoyed the reading.
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#4 Old 03-26-2006, 07:53 AM
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Hi. I'm looking forward to reading your blog.
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#5 Old 04-06-2006, 05:53 PM
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Wow! *loves your avatar*



A belated welcome to VB!
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Hi and welcome to VB! You'll enjoy it here.
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#7 Old 04-06-2006, 07:20 PM
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Welcome. Impressive intro!!!





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Welcome to VB!!! I hope you enjoy it!
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#9 Old 04-06-2006, 09:39 PM
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Wow! Now that is a blog!!!!



Welcome!!! (and I love lurking around at PPK)

http://bringingyouohm.wordpress.com/

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'May everyone everywhere be happy
May the whole world be joyous'
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#10 Old 04-06-2006, 10:01 PM
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Hiya! I read your blog every day and I mainly lurk over at PPK, welcome to VB!
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#11 Old 04-06-2006, 10:39 PM
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Hi Kenny! Welcome to VB.



I have a habit of following links on websites to other websites to other websites. You get the picture. Anyway I followed a link through your post all the way to savethesheep.com



I had a good cry watching the video. It was a good reminder why I am veg. Thanks. As odd as it sounds I needed a pick me up today about a good thing I am doing in my life.
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