#1. Excitement upon discovering a new vegan product, or hearing that your favorite restaurant has finally added a vegan option.
#2. The joy of discovering that the tofu recipe you decided to make at the last minute doesn’t require pressing.
#3. The satisfaction you feel after convincing your omnivorous relatives to eat vegan food.
#4. Hanging out with fellow vegans and having ridiculously long conversations about the best tempeh recipe.
#5. When you find out your favorite celebrity is vegan, feeling like you’re both part of a secret club.
#6. The triumph of spotting the vegetarian section on the menu.
#7. Marveling at the awesome, creative veg recipes that are expanding your palate! Baked Mango Sriracha Cauliflower Wings, anyone?
#8. The joyous feeling you get knowing that no one was hurt so you could have lunch, dinner, or any other meal.