The Dirty, Rotten Side Of My Experience With A Plant-Based Diet
By Eric Maury
Trust me, I never thought I’d be the one wondering how to start plant based diets. After all, when it comes to eating meat vs. vegetarians, studies show that it’s actually healthier to gnaw on the former than bite into the latter. Still, that didn’t stop me from at least trying a plant based diet — and it was much more difficult than I ever thought.
Going full plant-based diet feels a little something like group therapy. Hi, my name is Eric. It’s been five months, two weeks and four days since I last had a bite of delicious, tender steak. Group claps and says, “Welcome Eric.” But, making the change wasn’t necessarily only by choice, so let’s start at the beginning of this wild journey.