True Life: I’m A [Vegan/Vegetarian]

Eastside Editorial Board and Eastside Editorial Board

January 25, 2011

As will be explained in the January issue, fourteen Eastside editors embarked on a three-week journey of changing their dietary habits. These are their stories: http://www.eastside-online.org/news/vegetarian-reflection-hailey-edelstein-12/ http://www.eastside-online.org/news/vegan-reflection-alana-kopelson-12/ http://www.eastside-online.org/news/vegan-reflec...

Vegan Reflection: Alana Kopelson (’12)

By Alana Kopelson ('12)/ Eastside Community Editor

January 25, 2011

My experiences as a vegan have been life-changing. After two days of being a vegan, I realized that this is what I wanted to be for the rest of my life. Every day since I made that decision, my life has been different. I have felt so much healthier since becoming vegan be...

Vegan Reflection: Rebecca Ohnona (’12)

Rebecca Ohnona ('12)/ Eastside Entertainment Editor

January 25, 2011

There is no love more sincere in my life than my love for food. As a self-proclaimed foodie, I spend any free time I have watching the Food Network, reading blogs about food and even trying different diets just for the fun of it. Because I, like most people, have regarded a ...

Vegan Reflection: Laura Kane (’11)

By Laura Kane ('11)/ Eastside Editor-in-Chief

January 25, 2011

I’m a girl that could live off of cheeseburgers, fries and milkshakes, a.k.a. a full-hearted omnivore. Thus, staying true to a vegan diet was nothing short of will power. My spur of the moment Friday pizza nights were replaced with pre-planned tofu and rice dishes; my meal...