Choosing to adopt a vegetarian diet requires commitment, planning, and a lot of patience (be prepared to explain for the millionth time why you brought your own veggie dish to the company barbecue). If you’ve sworn off of eating animals forever, these #vegetarianproblems are sure to hit home with you.
Every BBQ ever:
But you eat chicken, right?
Wedding receptions with no vegetarian option
Getting a million questions from friends and family
Having to bring your own food to parties or family gatherings
When people try telling you that you aren’t getting all the protein and nutrients you need
So why are you a vegetarian?”
When restaurants assume having a salad menu equals being vegetarian-friendly
The stereotype that all vegetarians are snobs and hippies
Knowing that you’re saving lives and staying healthy at the same time