A Practical Guide to Health, Happiness, and Fulfillment.

With so many diets out there––vegan, vegetarian and macrobiotic, it is hard to know which one to choose for your health, the environment, and animals. So what is the difference between vegan, vegetarian, and macrobiotic? Well, here is a guide on vegan diet, vegetarian diet, and macrobiotic lifestyle.

The vegan diet and lifestyle abstains from the consumption and use of all animal and dairy products including silk, honey, and leather. Some only follow the vegan diet plan while others incorporate veganism in all daily aspects. The adoption of a vegan diet or lifestyle leads to many personal discoveries and challenges.

Allow adequate time for meals using the following as a guide. This is a paraphrased excerpt from one of Denny Waxman’s macrobiotic books. The minimum time required to consume a meal is twenty minutes. Now you might think that’s an arbitrary number, but it’s not. Let me explain.

This is the first step towards good health and will help you feel more satisfied. Sitting down to eat at your mealtime is an expression of our appreciation and respect for our food. Sitting down enables us to create order in our daily eating habits and it makes us more conscious of what we eat.