Have you ever wondered what’s involved in eating a vegan diet? The food looks and tastes delicious but it seems so complicated to keep up. However, as I have continued to take a greater interest in this lifestyle, I have learned there are lots of easy ways to make amazing, easy meals full of all of the healthy nutrients our bodies need.
While a very specific diet isn’t for everyone, it’s good to understand and appreciate the many options we have available and the benefits of those particular options. If your someone who eats a lot of meat but often has very little energy, perhaps adjusting your food intake, even just a few days a week could make a large difference in your bodies overall function. Sometimes, even when your diet feels completely balanced, there are missing elements or different ways to consume products that offer similar benefits. For example, we think of getting our omegas from fish or fish oil, but you can also get them from a variety of other plant based sources such as hemp seeds or flax seeds. Calcium is another element we often believe is received mainly through dairy products, but many other vegetables, nuts and seeds such as almonds and broccoli contain high levels of calcium as well.
In order to get a balanced diet, all you need is an open mind and an empty stomach. I hope this inspires you to try out some delicious vegan recipes all on your own!