Heathen Vegans and Vegetarians - Discussion Forum
Groups to be discontinued
We're getting ready to launch a new version of HappyCow in the next couple weeks.
As a result of this redesign we've decided to phase out the group sections.
We're sorry about this, but need to do this to keep HappyCow strong and our focus clear.
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Accidently eating or buying something non-vegan 13 Replies
So everyone. Since being Veggie, have you ever bought something you never knew had an animal product in it and ate it...?
I have a few times so far and I felt a little horrible. My most recent accident was pineapple and coconut fruit juice....It had milk in it! How stupid anyway! ... Read More »
The Healthy Vegan DVD
try The Healthy Vegan video compilation of delicious plant-based and raw food recipes to help you eat to feel good!
This DVD is a must have, if you are a vegan, vegetarian or just looking to reduce or cut out dairy products from your diet.
You will find from using this DVD ... Read More »
Merry Meet! 1 Reply
Hi! I'm Amber, and I am a Dianic Witch from Lebanon, Pa. I am a lactose-intolerant vegetarian (I dp eat egg products now and then), and I have been practicing Dianic Witchcraft for 10 years. I just wanted to pop in and introduce myself, and hope to meet other witches on here soon! Blessed Be! :]
The Connection between being a Heathen and Veganism 3 Replies
At what point in your life did you make that connection between being Vegan and also being a Heathen?
How did you make it?
The transition for me was a difficult one.I went through stages.
I was very angry at myself for not making it sooner. Then I was ... Read More »
Poems, songs, spells, quotes and stories. 12 Replies
You have any? They can be your own or any you just decide you love and want to steal from someone else. Post them here at your hearts desire. I will start with this one. Its not one I wrote, I just love it...I copied it from a book ages ago:
I am nothing me, ... Read More »
Lughnasadh - 1st August
ughnasadh marks the first of the Celtic harvest festivals and falls half way between the summer solstice and the autumnal equinox. Lughnasadh sees the spirit of the corn in all his glory for he has risen from his sleep and ... Read More »
The Summer Solstice
The Summer Solstice
he Summer Solstice, or Litha, falls on 20 June at 23.59hrs UT in the Northern hemisphere this year. Usually it falls on 21st June but due to this year being a leap year we see it occurring on this date instead.
The Summer ... Read More »
Ecover no longer Vegan 10 Replies
A refusal to agree a cut-off date for animal testing has left green cleaning brand Ecover stripped of its Vegan Society logo, according to a recent joint statement.
The Belgian company's biodegradable and phosphate-free products - which include washing-up liquid, washing powder and ... Read More »
Natural Crystal Deodorant 1 Reply
I was wondering if anyone else here uses one of these natural crystal deodorants.
I ordered one online and it got delivered today (along with my soap nuts - YAY!).
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Soapnuts 9 Replies
Do you want your laundry clean, soft and fresh naturally?
Environmentally friendly, sustainably produced, bio-degradable and compostable!
Have you ever worried about how your chemical detergents are affecting the environment, but never ... Read More »
Cruelty Free..... 2 Replies
As a vegan who cares about animal welfare, I want my existence to cause no suffering to man nor beast of any shape or size. This is reflected in my diet but recently I've started to see a bigger picture and want to hear other people's views on this.
I try to buy cruelty free ... Read More »
Animal Products vs. Polluting Synthetics 15 Replies
As a long-time pagan and a vegan I often find that I am conflicted when purchasing certain products. For example, I try to avoid buying fabrics that are made from animal products, however as someone who cares deeply for the Earth, I also try to avoid synthetics that are unhealthy for myself and ... Read More »
THANK YOU!!! 2 Replies
I am glad i am with this group finally, THANK YOU treehugger!
Conservation crisis - Donate . 4 Replies
my friend just set up a new site for something thats a passion to him, but should also be a passion to us being Vegan and Vegetarians and obviously caring about animals, nature and the enviroment!....So I just want to pass this website he made onto as many people as ... Read More »
Ladies only! 8 Replies
I have been showing this to a few people and I just feel like sharing to other woman if you haven't seen it! I don't have one yet, but i wanna try one. Anyone else have one or heard of them? The awesome thing about them is they are Vegan!!
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What WE BUY in one week 10 Replies
I was inspired for this discussion from Tatiana's post about what we eat in one week. I thought it might be fun, interesting if nothing else, to save all our resciepts and list EVERYTHING that we've bought over a one week period. It'll be a good way to see what we buy against what we need, what we ... Read More »
Vegetarianism and reducing your Carbon Footprint 9 Replies
At school (in final year atm) I'm doing an In-depth study on the above topic, "Vegetarianism and reducing your Carbon Footprint".
I was wondering if anyone had any info, websites or knows of any authorities on the subject (please don't give me ... Read More »
Interesting 2 Replies
What an interesting idea for a group. Get in touch with the nature that we all are!
How do you do the 3 R's? 10 Replies
That's right, reduce, reuse, and recycle! How do you help to minimize your ecological footprint?
Here's a cool link, it really puts what you do into perspective:
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Earth Hour 6 Replies
Make Earth Hour Happen
It started with a question: How can we inspire people to take action on climate change?
The answer: Ask the people of Sydney to turn off their lights for one hour.
On 31 March 2007, 2.2 million people ... Read More »
The link between spirituality and vegetarianism 5 Replies
Slightly controversial question perhaps, but does anyone think that all genuine pagans, (heathens) by definition, should be vegetarian or vegan?
I have friends who are not spiritual at all, but vegetarian. I also have some friends who are environmentally minded, spiritual, but would ... Read More »
-DSpring/Vernal Equinox/Ostara Mar 20 2008 05:48 UT 1 Reply
Spring/Vernal Equinox/Ostara Mar 20 2008 05:48 UT
The Spring Equinox marks the time when day and night hold each other in perfect balance. Pagans understand the importance of equilibrium in life and the Equinoxes are a perfect example of this. Everywhere will see 12 hours of ... Read More »
Composting 1 Reply
Anyone do it? I never have myself but have helped others and know a few people who do this. It is an awesome way to enrich your own garden (or your neighbor or friend's garden) and cuts down on waste.