I Am Trying to Go Vegan

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 66 People

    If There's A Will, There's A Way!

    I am on a journey to become a gluten-free Vegan. What a mouthful to say! It was at the suggestion of my endocrinologist actually. I have Hashimoto's Thyroiditis, and autoimmune reaction to casein and gluten. I asked what she though about the Paleo lifestyle, and she said it...
    RoseTears RoseTears
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jul 10, 2012

    Slowly But Surely

    I am working my way towards a vegan lifestyle. I have only been a vegetarian for a little over a year, but I always knew vegan was the ultimate goal. I just have to get rid of all the strictly vegetarian foods in the house (I refuse to just throw them out as it's a waste of money...
    veggiebunny veggiebunny
    22-25, F
    1 Response Feb 17, 2009

    I've decided to adjust slowly

    and I'm getting to a stage where I'm ready to cut out all dairy. I'm okay at it but still not there yet. I've cut out meat, fish, eggs and cheese (over the past year) and feel amazing B U T I can't seem to let go of things with dairy like chocolate and ice cream, I don't have...
    zeitgeist211 zeitgeist211
    18-21, F
    Feb 3, 2015

    So im trying to become vegan whole

    heartedly feels like it lightens the soul lol and it's just overall better health wise... Are there any vegans who want to share good recipes ? ☺️
    meribella meribella
    26-30, F
    5 Responses Feb 2

    As of today I'm trying to go vegan.

    I can't go completely vegan until I see a doctor. Wish me luck!
    mcus mcus
    13-15, M
    Dec 13, 2014

    I started my journey today to lose 28 kilos.

    I am turning 30 next month and am a mother of 4 and i have put on a lot of weight and to reach my ideal weight i need to drop 28kilos. I am doing this for my health, for my self esteem and confidence, and to set a healthy example for my children. I started a vegan diet today to...
    Possiblenoteasy Possiblenoteasy
    31-35, F
    Feb 7, 2014

    If Heaven Existed, This Would Be It

    I'm so glad the only store I can get these scrumptous Vegan Smores is about 15 miles away. I only get out that way every few weeks or so. But everytime I'm there, I've got to get a Sweet and Sara Peanut Butter Smore. They are high in calories, but let me tell you, they are worth...
    DietIcedTea DietIcedTea
    36-40, F
    Mar 20, 2009
    alonewbyx alonewbyx
    16-17, F
    1 Response Dec 14, 2014

    Hi guys, I have been obsessing over my

    lifestyle lately. Been battling with my weight, junk food, sleep and exercise since I was a teenager. I'm 32 now! I have done every diet and they just are not for me. Anyways, having done lots of reading, listened to podcasts and watched YouTube I have decided to try and go...
    restartnow restartnow
    31-35, F
    Apr 2, 2015

    My sister is a vegan

    and she recently stayed with me for the weekend. I stick to mostly an organic and vegetarian diet, although I love oysters. I've tried to go vegan and I lasted a good five months. I've decided on giving it another shot. Oh... but I will miss cheese very much! Let's see how long...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jul 22, 2014

    Hello all, so I posted here a few days ago

    that I was trying to go Vegan. I have been off all meat products, eggs fish and dairy except for a few squares of chocolate for 5 days now. It's going great. I do seem to be hungry today but I'm thinking it' more psychological than physiological! I'm reading a lot about Raw Food...
    restartnow restartnow
    31-35, F
    Apr 5, 2015

    Its Gonna Be Hard But Someday I Will Succeed

    i am a vegetarian with the last 11 years, i would love to become a vegan. I find myself quite low on energy being a vegetarian when i can find a good diet to keep i will happily become a vegan, hopefully that can be soon
    Donalh Donalh
    22-25, M
    4 Responses Mar 30, 2008

    Trying To Go Vegan, Too!

    I'm trying to go vegan -- went cold turkey off meat, dairy, eggs, fish almost 3 weeks ago and feel GREAT. Eating tons of raw veggies, hummus, beans, tofu, fruit and loving it. Running into bumps, though. Everything is fine when I cook -- my husband will eat the vegan chili...
    drdoll drdoll
    41-45
    Sep 15, 2012

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