This group has been formed to provide a friendly place to share information and answer your questions about what it means to be a vegan. There are many aspects of this lifestyle that are misunderstood. If you have been thinking about going vegetarian or vegan but feel overwhelmed or unsure as to the how's and whys, this is the place for you. Maybe you've been vegetarian for a while and are considering the benefits of being vegan, but not quite sure of the next step. We can help you! Living a vegan life is getting more and more popular and has never been easier than right now! You've seen celebrities like Ellen DeGeneres, Alicia Silverstone, Brad Pitt, Bill Clinton, Sara Gilbert, and Woody Harrelson come forward as vegan advocates. There are so many products in the marketplace today that help make the transition attainable to anyone who wants to go for it, whether it's once a week or everyday. There are a number of reasons why people initially decide to "come to the vegan side", such as health concerns, environmental issues, and compassion toward animals. We will be exploring all of these and much more!