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Feb 8 2012

Being a Vegan

By at 8:32 am

Tu Bishvat, which starts today, is the closest we get to a Jewish Earth Day. So, I want to talk about the most earth-loving green Jewish thing I do: I’m a vegan.

Let me just get this out of the way: vegans do not eat animal products or byproducts. That means no meat, chicken, fish, eggs, milk, cheese, or honey. Many vegans (I am one of these) do not wear leather or wool or any product derived from an animal’s body, even if the animal was not killed in the process of its production. Read the rest of this entry →

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Mayim Bialik is the grandchild of immigrants from Eastern Europe and the mother of two young boys. She is best known for her lead role in the 1990s NBC sitcom Blossom, as well as her current role as Amy Farrah Fowler on CBS' The Big Bang Theory.

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