[vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”WHY VEGAN?” font_container=”tag:h1|font_size:100|text_align:center|color:%23444444″ use_theme_fonts=”yes” css=”.vc_custom_1502307487869{background-color: #ffffff !important;}”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row gap=”10″ equal_height=”yes” content_placement=”bottom”][vc_column parallax=”content-moving” width=”1/3″ css=”.vc_custom_1502304159049{background-color: #778421 !important;}”][vc_icon icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-heart” color=”white” size=”xl” align=”center” css=”.vc_custom_1502325464389{border-top-width: 50px !important;padding-top: 70px !important;}”][vc_custom_heading text=”for the animals” font_container=”tag:h1|font_size:50|text_align:left|color:%23ffffff|line_height:0″ use_theme_fonts=”yes” css=”.vc_custom_1504506023390{padding-top: 60px !important;padding-bottom: 15px !important;padding-left: 13px !important;}”][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1505192450798{padding-top: 15px !important;padding-right: 20px !important;padding-bottom: 50px !important;padding-left: 20px !important;}”]

Many of us say we love animals and claim to be against animal cruelty, while often our actions reflect the exact opposite. When we go vegan, and no longer support the  exploitation and suffering of animals, we begin to live up to our values of love and respect for all beings.

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Did you know that animal agriculture is the leading cause of nearly every environmental issue?

It’s important we take care of our environment for all the people and animals who inhabit it. Fortunately, many of us really do care and want to help protect our planet. 

[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″ css=”.vc_custom_1502304189254{background-color: #c44e1f !important;}”][vc_icon icon_fontawesome=”fa fa-child” color=”white” size=”xl” align=”center” css=”.vc_custom_1505187235180{margin-top: 0px !important;padding-top: 30px !important;padding-bottom: 0px !important;}”][vc_custom_heading text=”FOR YOUR HEALTH” font_container=”tag:h1|font_size:50|text_align:left|color:%23ffffff|line_height:0″ use_theme_fonts=”yes” css=”.vc_custom_1505192472350{padding-top: 50px !important;padding-bottom: 20px !important;padding-left: 13px !important;}”][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1505192480106{padding-top: 0px !important;padding-right: 20px !important;padding-bottom: 40px !important;padding-left: 20px !important;}”]More and more people are turning to a plant-based diet for the various health benefits. The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics stated that “appropriately planned vegetarian, including vegan, diets are healthful, nutritionally adequate, and may provide health benefits in the prevention and treatment of certain diseases.” [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_separator css=”.vc_custom_1502665397307{padding-top: 10px !important;padding-bottom: 40px !important;}”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row full_width=”stretch_row” css=”.vc_custom_1502664989943{padding-top: 100px !important;padding-bottom: 100px !important;background: #cdea7e url(http://wholesomesoybean.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/IMG_1217.jpg?id=5843) !important;}”][vc_column][vc_row_inner equal_height=”yes” content_placement=”middle” css=”.vc_custom_1502665154018{padding-top: 50px !important;padding-right: 50px !important;padding-bottom: 80px !important;padding-left: 50px !important;background-color: rgba(0,0,0,0.27) !important;*background-color: rgb(0,0,0) !important;border-radius: 20px !important;}”][vc_column_inner][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1504218623199{padding-top: 0px !important;padding-right: 0px !important;padding-bottom: 0px !important;padding-left: 0px !important;background-position: center !important;background-repeat: no-repeat !important;background-size: contain !important;}”]

“Veganism is a way of living which seeks to exclude, as far as possible and practicable, all forms of exploitation of, and cruelty to, animals for food, clothing, or any other purpose.”

-The Vegan Society

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Click here for sources.

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Below are a few videos we find informative, eye-opening, and inspiring. We highly recommend watching them as they have positively impacted us and we think they will for you too!

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Documentaries are a fun, enjoyable, way and gain a valuable insight on specific issues our world is facing. The following featured films are a couple of our favorites that have opened our eyes to a new perspective and helped us become more conscious consumers!

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Ground breaking documentary highlighting the impact animal agriculture has on our planet and what we can do about it. If you care about our planet, this is a must see!

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Researchers explore how a plant-based diet can aid in eliminating and controlling diseases such as cancer and diabetes. Eye-opening film for anyone who cares about their health!

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Budget-friendly recipes & free meal plans to help you save money on healthy vegan meals!

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A couple team creating fun, fresh, healthy vegan recipes that are super simple to make!

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An award-winning vegan recipe website that will please vegans and omnivores alike!

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