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#31 Old 02-22-2014, 02:48 PM
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I don't think I could date someone who wasn't at least vegetarian.  That being said, when I started dating my boyfriend, we both ate meat and we transitioned to being vegetarian together.  We're not vegan but I avoid animal products as much as possible, I'm kind of lactose intolerant anyway.  He, not so much.... avoids it but not the same way I do.  Still.  Similar views.


It's hard dating someone with different views in general - politics, religious, etc.  Things like this are just the same.  While your views don't necessarily have to be identical, it's probably important that they are relatively similar.

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#32 Old 03-06-2014, 05:32 PM
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I would only date at least a vegetarian girl. I'm a so cal college student, and so far I've met 0 veg girls.
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#33 Old 03-13-2014, 02:41 PM
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I was wondering where you guy & girls look for veg*n people to date.
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#34 Old 03-13-2014, 02:46 PM
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Originally Posted by yurak View Post

I was wondering where you guy & girls look for veg*n people to date.

I never really "looked" for people to date, it just always kind of happened. I really am one of those vegans who let other people know exactly where I stand if the subject of food comes up, or clothing, or world issues, so I tend to find out who is a vegan pretty fast.

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#35 Old 03-13-2014, 05:11 PM
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Originally Posted by yurak View Post

I was wondering where you guy & girls look for veg*n people to date.

Go to whole foods, chat with people buying plant milks, faux meat, and large quantities of fruit. Ask if they're veg*n and single, then profit. You can tell a lot about a person from what food they buy.

For an older crowd, vegan potlucks and meet up groups would be a safe bet.
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#36 Old 03-14-2014, 10:55 PM
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That's a really bad ass idea. Wow. And whole foods has the fancy health conscious women too!
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#37 Old 03-25-2014, 02:19 PM
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I've personally been in a lot of situations where I had to stay true to myself no matter what everyone else around me thought or did so I know I can do it again. As with relationships, there are certain things that strike more cords in me than others.  I could personally be with a meat eater, because I know that I am doing the best I can by not pushing my beliefs on others and just being the example.  Although I do care about animal welfare, I must admit that I'm not as passionate about that as I am about helping people improve their lives, giving back, etc. 

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