Vincent

Location:

Boulder, CO

Member since:

July 30, 2012

Introduction

Hi, my name is Vincent. I'm a Yogi who became vegetarian in March & I am now making the transition to vegan. I hope to meet other vegans, share resources & help make plant-based diets the dietary standard for the U.S.A. & eventually the whole world.

how did you hear about the boulder vegan meetup?

Surfing web to find local vegan groups.

what made you decide to go Vegan/ explore a more compassionate lifestyle?

It was sort of a calling. I felt the need to explore this idea again after failing to go veg years before. The I read Melanie Joy's book "Why We Love Dogs, Eat Pigs and Wear Cows." She revealed the horrors of factory farming and that made it easy to start my transition.

What kind of activities would you like to see the group participate in?

Yoga. Barefoot running. Meditation. Recipe sharing. Social lobbying.

on your veg journey, do you have specific challenges that you'd like help with

No answer yet

What Vincent is saying about this Meetup Group

I'm loving being a part of this friend;y group of intelligent, fun people.

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  • Diane Freed

    Welcome Vincent! Great Tree!

    Jul 16, 2013 9:09 PM
  • JL Fields

    Welcome to the group, Vincent! (and nice to meet you at VegFest Colorado!).

    Jul 16, 2013 5:58 PM
  • Stephanie

    Welcome to the group, Vincent!

    Jul 16, 2013 4:25 PM
  • Roberta

    Welcome Vincent! We look forward to meeting you and seeing what events you have planned for our fine vegan group. Maybe sometime you can meet my hubby Vincent who is also a yoga instructor. You may both have things to share with each other. See you sometime after our juice fast!

    Dec 18, 2012 1:59 PM
  • LaNell

    Vincent, great news that you will be our athletic activities coordinator! Can't wait to go to some of your meetups.

    Dec 18, 2012 11:32 AM
  • Ann Swissdorf

    Hey my friend! You're in!!

    Dec 18, 2012 12:56 AM
  • Saxon

    Thanks for the welcome! i actually have plans to come to colorado sometime next year for the leadville 100 to do it barefoot. i was hoping to train with a few people who are slightly more advanced in barefoot technique and train a little before the race on a few mountain trail runs with anyone willing to run with me.

    Sep 27, 2012 11:28 AM
  • Christa

    Hi,

    thank you for the "good to see you",
    Christa

    Sep 16, 2012 12:36 PM

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