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Cathy R.

"My goal is to make the world a better place by promoting a vegan lifestyle!"

Canal Fulton, OH, USA
female
married, 1 child
Speaks: Esperanto, english
Joined Oct 30, 2006


 
What's important to me
Greetings and salutations!
Welcome to my Website!

I thought this website would be a good place to try to post information and discuss issues that are important to me.

First of all, I am an ethical vegan. I do not believe that I need meat, dairy, leather, wool, or any other animal product to survive. It isn't even a hardship to do without them. Therefore if I choose to support animal businesses I am doing so simply for my pleasure, which is not a morally justifiable reason for killing someone. That includes dairy where the cow and calf are both eventually killed. That includes eggs where half the chicks are male and are "discarded." That includes buying from breeders who breed animals for profit while others are unwanted and condemned to death. That includes supporting any of the myriad other ways in which we exploit animals for our pleasure and profit. It's not morally justifiable to make other creatures slaves to our desires.
I can live without dairy, but a baby calf needs it. I can live without eggs if chicks die for them. I can live without meat and be a happier and healthier person for it. By not supporting the industry, I am making a direct difference in the lives of animals. I am living my ethics.

If you would like a free vegetarian starter kit, you can visit
http://www.veganpeace.com/links/vegan_starting_kits.htm

For my blog articles on different issues,
vegan recipes,
action alerts,
and messages
please click on Cathy's recent Contributions in the top right section of this page.

Thank you.



 
Personal Professional Contact Singles
Joined Oct 30, 2006 Activist Aspirations Casual 
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Groups 4 Writers from Writers and those who like to become writers, Amazing Sci-Fi Horror and Fantasy, Book Corner, Care2 Feedback and Suggestions, Esperanto For Beginners, Healthy Cooking, Make Trade Fair., Modern Abolitionists, Poetry And Writing, Political Voice for Animals, Vegan, Vegetarian
Hometown  
Homepage http://www.ganymeder.com  
Birthday July 03  
Languages Esperanto, english  
About Me I am a short blonde vegan who loves tea, animals, classic books, and small children. I've been happily married for 21 years to a wonderful man, and we have a wonderful little boy. I also love yummy vegan food but hate to cook. I believe the most important thing is life is kindness.
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  Lifestyle
Pets  
Activist Aspirations Casual
Political Leaning Moderate
Religions atheistic Buddhist  
Eating Habits vegan  
Wild Fact About Me I snort when I laugh.
My Philosophy "To thine own self be true, ďAnd it must follow, as the night the day, Thou can not then be false to any man" - Shakespeare
I try to apply this to my daily life.
What Gives Me Hope All the people I see working towards a better world, even if the odds are against them.
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by no clue, which is why I'm not a politician.
What/who changed my life and why seeing Scarlet the cat on t.v., because that is primarily what caused me to become vegetarian.
What Bugs Me hypocrisy, liars, cruelty  
Passions my family, making a difference, books, animals  
Inspirations good people  
What Scares Me Indifference, Losing the ones I love, Ignorance and evil, cruel people  
  Favorites
Role Models Buddha, Mahatma Gandhi  
Quotation "To thine own self be true..."
"A man doesnít fight to win. Itís better when the fight is in vain."
-Cyrano De Bergerac (by Edmond Rostand)
"Live every day as if you live eternally. Live every day as if you die tomorrow." - The Prophet Mohammed
Interests reading  
Books The Puppet Masters, Stranger In A Strange Land, Stainless Steel Rat gets Drafted, Stainless Steel Rat is Born, Hitchhiker's Trilogy, Cyrano de Bergerac, Shakespeare, Tale of Two Cities, Flatland, A Connecticut Yankee ..., Moby Dick  
Music Classic Rock  
Movies Doctor Who (new series), 50 First Dates, Lord of the Rings, Amelie  
TV Shows have weaned myself off t.v. mostly  
Favorite Foods nondairy icecream, tacos, pizza, pasta, chocolate, apples  
Favorite Places reading nook next to couch., home  
Can't Live Without my family, dark chocolate  
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    Jun 28, 2008 3:47 AM

    Amalthea L. (11)

    Have a good birthday!!


    Here is a virtual vegan cake! hehehe


    Aug 1, 2007 12:49 AM

    Amalthea L. (11)

    Thanks for the great recipe ideas, they sound yummy!




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