how to use a menstrual cup

How to Use a Menstrual Cup: The Most Complete Guide You Will Ever Read

Its been about 10 years since I started using a menstrual cup (I use a Diva Cup). Ive now started on my third cup. Yes, they really do last that long! Im not sure how I got started using a menstrual cup. I imagine that, at the time, the idea of putting a little silicon cup in your vagina probably sounded a bit weird. But, if you think about it, it isnt any weirder than the idea of putting tampons up there. And if you really think about it and do your research, the idea of putting conventional tampons inside of you is totally crazy.

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If The World Went Vegan: The Effect Of Veganism

So, what would really happen if the world went vegan? … As vegans, we hear many questions about our lifestyle. Some questions are simple to answer, like where do you get your protein? Or don’t plants feel pain? While other questions may cause you to take pause, like what would happen if the world went …

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Vegan Hacks

10 Vegan Hacks To Make Life Easier

Beyoncé, Ellen DeGeneres, Bill Clinton, Casey Affleck, Ellen Page. What do they all have in common? They’re all celebrities. They’re also all creative in their own right. Oh, and they’re vegan. They’re not hacks, but vegan hacks…? I’m sure they’ve used at least one of these a time or two. Vegans are inherently creative creatures, …

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Top 10 Vegan Cities of 2016

According to PETA, 2016 is “The Year of Vegan”. Therefore, this is the year to take a look at the way we treat ourselves and Mother Earth. In addition, it’s the year to take a stand against animal cruelty, conserve water, and stop the destruction of the environment and natural resources. Thankfully, progressive cities around the world are going green …

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Toddler On A Deserted Island…Vegan or Meat-Eater?

Vegan Or Meat-Eater…Deserted Island As vegans, we are commonly asked the deserted island question. Sure, you’re vegan, but what if you were stranded on a desert island…what would you eat then?” The simple answer is, Whatever plants the animals are eating. To take this a step further, I’d like to pose that those same people …

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Vegan Dog Food Brands

Before you start your dog on a vegan diet, read our post about vegan dog food nutrition. There you will find information about what nutrients may be a concern for vegan dogs, the best ingredients for vegan dog food, and nutrient RDAs for dogs based on weight. Always consult with your vet before starting your dog on a vegan diet!

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cloth diaper guide

Complete Guide to Cloth Diapers

My daughter is already grown up and well out of diapers, but I decided it was time I shared my experience using cloth diapers. Why? Because whenever I recommend cloth diapers to my pregnant friends, they immediately dismiss cloth diapers as being too difficult. Cloth diapers really dont require much extra work at allespecially when you consider the benefits which come with cloth diapers like saving tons of money and getting your kid out of diapers sooner. I am going to be as honest as possible in writing this guide so you can decide for yourself whether or not to use cloth diapers, which type of cloth diapers to buy, and also share some tips on how to make cloth diapers work for your lifestyle.

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vegan cat food

Vegan Cat Food: How to Keep Your Cat Healthy on a Vegan Diet

I dont want to get into the moral argument of feeding your cat vegan food. Leave that for another forum. The goal here is, if you do choose a vegan diet for your cat, to make sure your cat stays healthy. Let me warn you: a vegan cat diet is going to be expensive (especially during the first year when you need to check your cats urine pH and have more frequent vet checkups). If you choose to make your own vegan cat food, it can also be very time consuming. But, if you go about it correctly, your cat can be healthy on a vegan diet.

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