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Forum: Vegetarian Support Forum   02-25-2018, 04:25 PM
Replies: 9
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Posted By VeggieSince88
Good for him! I cannot believe it's been...

Good for him!

I cannot believe it's been over 30 years since I learned about the Asian dog [and cat] meat industry with its horrific cruelty and yet it STILL goes on today. Incredible. What is...
Forum: Vegetarian Support Forum   02-25-2018, 04:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,022
Posted By VeggieSince88
There are MANY places here in Southern...

There are MANY places here in Southern California, but without knowing where you are it's kind of pointless posting them. :)
Forum: Vegetarian Support Forum   02-15-2018, 12:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 714
Posted By VeggieSince88
I use both soy and almond milk: Silk Very Vanilla...

I use both soy and almond milk: Silk Very Vanilla soy milk for cereal, oatmeal, drinking, and coffee, and Silk Dark Chocolate almond milk for drinking. I've been using I Can't Believe it's not Butter...
Forum: Vegetarian Support Forum   02-14-2018, 12:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 714
Posted By VeggieSince88
I agree with Capstan regarding meat substitutes....

I agree with Capstan regarding meat substitutes. I've been veg for 30 years but rely on meat substitutes from Morningstar Farms, Gardein, and other companies for my main protein. Personally, I don't...
Forum: Vegetarian Support Forum   02-13-2018, 01:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 714
Posted By VeggieSince88
I don't think it's unusual to have cravings for...

I don't think it's unusual to have cravings for meat, no matter how long you've been veg*n. It's ACTING on it that's the problem! But note that this is *MY* opinion only; others may feel quite...
Forum: Vegetarian Support Forum   02-13-2018, 01:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 778
Posted By VeggieSince88
You're not kidding--those ARMS!! Thanks for...

You're not kidding--those ARMS!!

Thanks for the info. I'm always glad to hear when someone of athletic prominence is vegan or vegetarian--it makes those naysayers have to think twice, you know? :)
Forum: Vegetarian Support Forum   02-13-2018, 01:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 293
Posted By VeggieSince88
That's very interesting. I'd love to see similar...

That's very interesting. I'd love to see similar figures for the US.
Forum: Companion Animals   01-30-2018, 12:42 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,445
Posted By VeggieSince88
Of course my children...er...pets...sleep in my...

Of course my children...er...pets...sleep in my bed with me! It used to be a lot more crowded, too, back when I had Great Danes. When more than one of them wanted up on the bed, they'd have a little...
Forum: Transitioning to Vegetarian   01-30-2018, 12:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,105
Posted By VeggieSince88
Hi there, Donna, and welcome to VB! There's not a...

Hi there, Donna, and welcome to VB! There's not a lot I can say to help with your particular issues, but I didn't want you to feel ignored. :) There are many vegan and vegetarian foods that are low-...
Forum: Vegetarian Support Forum   01-30-2018, 11:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 605
Posted By VeggieSince88
She's vegan, right? I'm pretty sure she is....

She's vegan, right? I'm pretty sure she is. Either way, good for her!

PS It's my 30th year, too. :)
Forum: Vegetarian Support Forum   01-30-2018, 10:59 AM
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Posted By VeggieSince88
My favorite is the way omnivores think it's...

My favorite is the way omnivores think it's cute...or funny...or original...or SOMETHING, when they ask, "don't you miss a good steak?!" or similar, like I'm depriving myself of something wonderful....
Forum: Vegetarian Support Forum   01-24-2018, 12:32 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,304
Posted By VeggieSince88
Something I've forgotten to say: ALL of the...

Something I've forgotten to say: ALL of the facilities had soy milk readily available, even vanilla which is my preference. When I requested soy milk, I didn't get blank stares and a reaction like I...
Forum: Vegetarian Support Forum   01-18-2018, 01:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 481
Posted By VeggieSince88
I feel exactly the same way. I think it's great...

I feel exactly the same way. I think it's great when mainstream restaurants make an effort to support us veg*ns, even though they're really just taking baby steps. But as I learned as I was...
Forum: Vegetarian Support Forum   01-18-2018, 01:14 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,304
Posted By VeggieSince88
Thanks for the info--I'm definitely going to...

Thanks for the info--I'm definitely going to check out that site and see what ideas people may have for fixing that gaping hole. I did think about just ripping out the bottom, but that's the most...
Forum: Vegetarian Support Forum   01-18-2018, 01:11 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,304
Posted By VeggieSince88
I think I asked once on this board if it was...

I think I asked once on this board if it was sacrilegious to dislike Daiya! Because, wow, did I ever dislike it. I tried the cheddar shreds and it was so awful I tossed out an almost-full bag.


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Forum: Vegetarian Support Forum   01-17-2018, 03:12 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,304
Posted By VeggieSince88
And they KNEW I was malnourished as they had the...

And they KNEW I was malnourished as they had the lab results to prove it--my albumin levels were horrible, and I had to be given albumin by IV to bring them up. This is the main way they determine if...
Forum: Vegetarian Support Forum   01-17-2018, 12:41 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,304
Posted By VeggieSince88
I rarely eat out, but when I do there are many,...

I rarely eat out, but when I do there are many, many choices here [in Southern California], from very inexpensive on up. We even have vegan fast food places! And, again, this is why it's so shocking...
Forum: Vegetarian Support Forum   01-17-2018, 12:39 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,304
Posted By VeggieSince88
I bought it on Amazon and just looked up its...

I bought it on Amazon and just looked up its link: https://smile.amazon.com/gp/product/B0052UOPI6 (note the 'smile' in the URL--when you use it when you order, part of the purchase price goes to a...
Forum: Vegetarian Support Forum   01-13-2018, 03:49 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,304
Posted By VeggieSince88
Something I've forgotten to mention: when I was...

Something I've forgotten to mention: when I was finally discharged and had home nursing care, part of the care included a social worker. She came over and recommended that I sign up for Meals on...
Forum: Vegetarian Support Forum   01-13-2018, 12:35 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,304
Posted By VeggieSince88
In my situation--an extreme, dire...

In my situation--an extreme, dire emergency--there was no choice involved. The paramedics simply took me to the hospital here in my city, Arcadia Methodist, and that's where the fun began. I was...
Forum: Vegetarian Support Forum   01-13-2018, 12:30 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,304
Posted By VeggieSince88
I hope you're recovered from whatever put you in...

I hope you're recovered from whatever put you in the hospital, or at least doing better!

I ran into similar issues. It was like, "if we take OUT the meat, then it's suitable...never mind about...
Forum: Vegetarian Support Forum   01-13-2018, 12:26 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,304
Posted By VeggieSince88
Thanks, silva! Yes, I'm much, much better and...

Thanks, silva! Yes, I'm much, much better and happy to be back here.



The feeling I got was that I was the lone person to EVER make the request, except at the one facility that told me about...
Forum: Vegetarian Support Forum   01-12-2018, 12:09 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,304
Posted By VeggieSince88
I'm not sure what to call the stitch--it's the...

I'm not sure what to call the stitch--it's the most basic stitch I learned way back when I was a child, just starting with a chain stitch then reversing direction. I'm using a very pretty multi-hued...
Forum: Vegetarian Support Forum   01-11-2018, 11:15 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,304
Posted By VeggieSince88
No problem: I had sepsis, rhabdomyolysis, a large...

No problem: I had sepsis, rhabdomyolysis, a large liver abscess, cardiac failure, renal failure, and respiratory failure, the latter three brought on by the first three. I still have post-sepsis...
Forum: Vegetarian Support Forum   01-11-2018, 11:10 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,304
Posted By VeggieSince88
I spoke to the facilities' nutritionists, kitchen...

I spoke to the facilities' nutritionists, kitchen supervisors, even some of the cooks but it rarely helped. Ugh.



That's just it! They have special diets for diabetics, for low sodium people,...
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