Posts tagged as: children

Vegan Family Vacation: Vegan At Disneyland

March 19th, 2014 - posted under: The Farm » Family

Damian and I both grew up in southern California, which means that our entire pasts are peppered with memories of Disneyland. The overwhelming elation of the very first visit. Then over the years, birthday parties and family adventures. High school senior ditch day! The Magical Kingdom has always been this amazing, ubiquitous part of the [...]

Awesome Zoo Alternatives For Vegan Children! #2 – Animal Sanctuaries

October 15th, 2013 - posted under: The Farm » Family

Our first visit to Animal Acres in Acton, California. A few weeks back I wrote a post about why vegan children don’t visit the zoo, and I offered up one of my favorite zoo alternatives: the Natural History Museum. That post sparked a lot of discussion, with so much insightful input and so many diverse [...]

Why Don’t Vegan Children Go To The Zoo? Also, There Are Awesome Zoo Alternatives! #1 – The Natural History Museum

September 18th, 2013 - posted under: The Farm » Family

Rattlesnake display at the SB Museum of Natural History. I grew up peering into this same display. Okay, confession time. I took Waits to the zoo. Once. It happened one time. Because, see, I grew up going to the zoo each and every single Friday, and I can’t help but partially attribute my love of [...]

Raising Vegan Children Part III – Food Based “Supplements” For Super-Charged Children

May 19th, 2013 - posted under: The Food » Food and Health

Firefighters drink green smoothies, obvi. So originally, this was going to be a two-part series, with part I covering my general thoughts on raising mini vegans, and part II covering my thoughts on supplementing said vegans. But as I wrote about our supplement regimen, I realized that there’s all these foods that I use in [...]

Raising Vegan Children, Part II – Why I Supplement The Way I Do

April 30th, 2013 - posted under: The Food » Food and Health

Yes! The long-awaited supplements post! If you haven’t read Part I of this miniseries – in which I outline my general thoughts on raising vegan children – I encourage you to do so. As for this post, I’ll say that I’ve done a *lot* of research, and a great deal of consideration has gone into [...]