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Best Vegan Cookbooks and Resources
Cookbooks to Inspire a Vegan Diet
Are you thinking of going vegan, or easing into it right now? The benefits of a vegan diet are real, but taking those first steps are usually the hardest. There are many resources online to help make this life transforming change. But the biggest help of all is a good Vegan cookbook to inspire your with all of the great, delicious foods that you CAN eat on your new vegan lifestyle. Check out some favorites below, as well as blogs and resources to get you started.
Vegan for Weight Loss?
There are lots of studies touting veganism as the key to weight loss. But unless you know what you are doing, going vegan does not always guarantee loosing weight. In fact, the deprivation you may feel when going vegan may cause you to indulge in sweets and other high calorie vegan foods.
Follow this plan to make sure your efforts pay off at the scale.
Vegan Cooking for those Without the Time
Too busy to go vegan? Try this cookbook filled with slow cooker recipes you can set up in the morning to ensure a healthy, filling meal in the evening.
Having dinner ready when you get home from work is a great way to ensure you don't embark on needless, calorie filled grazing before dinner. If that is your downfall, get this book.
Vegan Resources and Blogs - Get all the support you need online, any time
There are plenty of online resources to give you the tips, recipes, and support you need when making this momentous change in your lifestyle. Here are some top picks.
- Peta's Vegetarian/Vegan Starter Kit
Peta's Vegetairan/Vegan starter kit is packed with information to help you get started on your new lifestyle, as well as a "30 Day Pledge" that will provide support on your first meat-free month. Social Media enabled, so you can enlist your friends t
- Going Vegan With Ellen
Ellen's vegan blog provides plenty of resources to those looking to go Vegan, along with some fun features. Find out which of your favorite celebrities are Vegan, and get some tips to make the transition easier here.
- Vegan.com Blog
The frequently updated blog is full of recipes, shopping tips and supplement information for Vegans. Any self-respecting vegan has it on their bookmark list.
With all the positive steps you are taking for your health, I think you deserve a treat! A vegan treat, that is.
Here are some cookbooks that prove that veganism is not synonymous with deprivation. Now you can have your vegan cupcake and eat it too! Enjoy!