Thanks to Jen Huber, who runs Ecology Runner with her husband, Sam, for this wonderful post. Check out their blog and see how you can improve your health, life, and the planet. I hope you enjoy reading! When the days get shorter and colder, many of us feel…well,...read more
Before choosing to become vegan, I did a lot of research. It seemed that I was on YouTube daily watching vegan recipes and lifestyle. I read any book on veganism I could get my hands on. I was completely fascinated by the whole idea of veganism, and I couldn’t...read more
In seven weeks, I will graduate college and enter the “real” world. Whenever this comes up in a conversation, I always hear the standard question: “What are you going to do?” Me? I have no idea. Since I started telling people months ago about...read more
When I first became vegan, I found tons of recipes for lunches and dinners that I loved to try. However, I could never find any snacks for between meals. I was missing my favorite snacks like goldfish, cheez its, and basically any cracker ever. I’d end up going...read more
Am I getting enough protein? There’s one question vegans seem to get more often than any other: How do you get protein? I get this question just about every time that I tell someone I’m vegan. I get this question just about every time that I tell someone...read more
When I first became vegan, meal plans were one of the hardest things for me. I personally love meal planning, but it seemed that I had too many recipes to try, too much to buy, and the food would go bad before I ate it. I figured that more people than I have struggled...read more
Recently, I received a comment with a concern about eating vegan on a budget. It seems hard at first. I was honestly terrified to start because I was in school still. Budgets always seem to be tight when in college. And I get why we think it has to be so expensive....read more
I love watching “What I eat in a day” videos on YouTube, especially when I first toyed with the thought of being vegan, and I’ve always been a little sad that I couldn’t really do my own. Writing is where I shine, and I seriously hate recording...read more
Critics are the worst Being vegan is hard. Yes, making delicious new recipes and feeling so great is amazing. I can even handle the hunger, cravings, and having no idea what to cook. But as soon as people start criticizing my decisions, I get frustrated very quickly....read more
Welcome to Pure Living! I’m Annah, and I am building this blog in hopes that I’ll inspire others to live the life they’ve imagined for themselves. I write about vegan food and lifestyle, life, and self-love.
I’m a lover of chocolate, animals, and life.