Perspective Piece: Raising Vegan Kids

In an effort to build a community of environmentally conscious citizens we’ve created Community Leeks as a platform for people to share thoughts, stories, recipes and resources.
Today’s Community Leeks entry Raising Vegan Kids touches on a topic that is close to our hearts, raising plant-based children, and family.  Written by our friend Sara Howick of plantsformypeople.com we hope you find this entry as inspirational, thoughtful and educational as we have.
Whether you’re new to plant-based nutrition and are slowly integrating some of the principles into your daily life, or already 100% vegan, we trust that some of Sara’s invaluable insights, tips, and experience will help enrich your knowledge base and foster a greater confidence in your choices, as it has ours.

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The Power of our Collective Voice

I was recently at a baby shower. It was filled with young women – some pregnant, others with children, and others partaking in their friend’s entry into motherhood – but all very aware of the world we are living in and the role the environment will play in the lives of these little ones who are either on their way or have just recently arrived. Continue reading “The Power of our Collective Voice”