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Forum: Animal Issues In The News   10-28-2005, 03:41 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,063
Posted By shine
Yeah, I guess you can look at it that way. Sure...

Yeah, I guess you can look at it that way. Sure - my husband is in real estate - the booming real estate market up here is depleting the bears' habitat - and we make money off the real estate sales....
Forum: Animal Issues In The News   10-28-2005, 11:04 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,063
Posted By shine
I live in Oakland, MD.......just read about this...

I live in Oakland, MD.......just read about this in the local paper the other day, and we know this family (not friends, we just know who they are).



Last year was the first time in 50 years...
Forum: General Food Discussions   10-24-2005, 10:31 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,621
Posted By shine
Now and Zen's website does not sell them.....the...

Now and Zen's website does not sell them.....the food co-op nearest to me (an hour away) is supposed to carry it but doesn't often have it.....the nearest Whole Foods is 2 1/2 hours away, and I'd...
Forum: Transitioning to Vegetarian   10-19-2005, 09:27 AM
Replies: 42
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Views: 7,864
Posted By shine
You're just eating alot more fiber with all...

You're just eating alot more fiber with all those fruits and veggies and beans. It takes the body awhile to adjust to that. I went through the same thing my first couple weeks.....but my body...
Forum: Transitioning to Vegetarian   10-15-2005, 10:39 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,982
Posted By shine
I too am coming up on my 3 month anniversary of...

I too am coming up on my 3 month anniversary of going veg.....and I too have been having meat cravings.



I think going veg is like many other things.....relationships, new jobs, new homes,...
Forum: Environmental Issues   10-11-2005, 10:02 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 7,217
Posted By shine
I'm glad to see this thread! We have 6 acres of...

I'm glad to see this thread! We have 6 acres of land....mowing it takes hours...and I would love to turn it into a wildflower field. I've looked into it....the preparation looks like serious work,...
Forum: General Food Discussions   10-04-2005, 10:35 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,405
Posted By shine
When you are in the mood for something decadent,...

When you are in the mood for something decadent, what do you eat?? I have always had a big sweet tooth......but since I am trying to cut dairy out of my diet, I am looking for other yummy snacks.
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Forum: General Health Discussion   10-04-2005, 10:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 864
Posted By shine
I have had high BP for many years. I take Toprol...

I have had high BP for many years. I take Toprol (75 mg daily), which keeps it down. My doctor said if I started eating better (which I have already started to do by going veg.....he was happy about...
Forum: Companion Animals   10-04-2005, 10:13 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,477
Posted By shine
Quote:Originally Posted by purrpelle...

Quote:Originally Posted by purrpelle https://www.veggieboards.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (https://www.veggieboards.com/forum/post/0)

great minds think alike. you know, dogs go "missing" all the...
Forum: Animal Rights and Welfare   10-03-2005, 10:27 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,415
Posted By shine
I haven't watched these movies either, for the...

I haven't watched these movies either, for the same reasons. My husband occasionally watches those "Animal Precinct" shows on Animal Planet, and they make me so upset and angry I can't sleep! I...
Forum: The Veggie Patch   10-02-2005, 10:46 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,024
Posted By shine
I do have "drunk dreams"....I've been sober for...

I do have "drunk dreams"....I've been sober for almost 9 years, but will occasionally dream that I am out at a bar getting smashed. I can actually FEEL my buzz....it's the weirdest thing.....the...
Forum: General Health Discussion   10-02-2005, 10:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,254
Posted By shine
I've had problems with my back for years.....I...

I've had problems with my back for years.....I have to be very careful lifting and twisting, and have 'thrown it out' many times over the years. I have learned that if I feel a twinge or a pop, I...
Forum: General Health Discussion   10-02-2005, 10:22 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,694
Posted By shine
Congratulations!!! I have been sober for almost...

Congratulations!!! I have been sober for almost 9 years now (my anniversary is January 14th)......and it is my proudest accomplishment. The feeling I get from being able to say "I've been sober 9...
Forum: Transitioning to Vegetarian   10-01-2005, 11:59 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,430
Posted By shine
I guess I am lucky....I went vegetarian...

I guess I am lucky....I went vegetarian cold-turkey, and had no problems. Of course, I kind of set it up that way....on the day that I decided to go veg, I surfed around the net for information...
Forum: General Health Discussion   09-30-2005, 02:30 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,995
Posted By shine
Quote:Originally Posted by goettling...

Quote:Originally Posted by goettling https://www.veggieboards.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (https://www.veggieboards.com/forum/post/0)

Wow, I can relate to a few posters. I understand depression....
Forum: The Veggie Patch   09-30-2005, 02:20 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,024
Posted By shine
Now that I think about it, I don't think I ever...

Now that I think about it, I don't think I ever eat in my dreams. At least, I don't remember having any dreams where I'm eating. Weird. This thread will probably stick in my subconscious and tonight...
Forum: Transitioning to Vegetarian   09-30-2005, 02:12 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,585
Posted By shine
This would be tough....trying to be veg*n when...

This would be tough....trying to be veg*n when you are kind of at the mercy of other people's cooking!



I don't "eat around" stuff, either......won't pick pepperoni off a pizza or chicken out...
Forum: Vegetarian Support Forum   09-29-2005, 12:30 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 5,167
Posted By shine
I've only been veg for about 2 months...

I've only been veg for about 2 months now......sometimes I think I could eat meat, and other times the mere thought of it gags me. I find it interesting that I was an omni for 38 years, but once I...
Forum: The Compost Heap   09-29-2005, 11:24 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 7,187
Posted By shine
Quote:Originally Posted by FreshTart...

Quote:Originally Posted by FreshTart https://www.veggieboards.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (https://www.veggieboards.com/forum/post/0)

So if you "catch" someone online in a lie, do you call them on...
Forum: Companion Animals   09-29-2005, 11:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,499
Posted By shine
All of our dogs are rescue animals, and some of...

All of our dogs are rescue animals, and some of them have "issues". Our Corgi mix, Freeway, was abused by his former owner and is still rather skittish (especially with men).



The key word...
Forum: Companion Animals   09-29-2005, 10:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 9,216
Posted By shine
Rabid_Child is right....about symptoms to look...

Rabid_Child is right....about symptoms to look for and the fact that this happens all the time, usually without incident. When I was a vet tech, we had people calling all the time worrying that...
Forum: Hobbies, Arts, and Crafts   09-28-2005, 04:10 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 26,586
Posted By shine
Here's one of mine (damn, it's hard to take a...

Here's one of mine (damn, it's hard to take a picture of your right forearm when you are right handed! lol!). It is the sanskrit characters for "Om Mani Padme Hum", a Buddhist mantra. I plan to get...
Forum: Site Support   09-28-2005, 03:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 961
Posted By shine
I just uploaded a new avatar picture.....but...

I just uploaded a new avatar picture.....but strangely, it appears in black and white. It is a color picture....and if I post it into a word document or open it in my Paint Shop Pro program, it...
Forum: Site Support   09-28-2005, 03:00 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 42,338
Posted By shine
*test*

*test*
Forum: General Health Discussion   09-28-2005, 09:51 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,995
Posted By shine
I've suffered from depression and anxiety on and...

I've suffered from depression and anxiety on and off for many years. Lost almost 18 months of my life because of severe panic attacks back in the mid 90's......hardly left my house during that time....
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