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LUSH Vancouver Ghost-Free Journey: Day 3, Part 1

Photograph by Jo-Anne McArthur So far, we have explored diet and fashion aspects of  living Ghost-Free.  You are all looking more closely at how your food comes to your table and how clothes wind up in your closets. Ghosts are all around us…. Animals as Companions/Animals in Captivity Today, let’s [...]

May 15, 2013 TGIOM GFJ Blog, Ghost Free Journey, LUSH VANCOUVER 51

LUSH Vancouver Ghost-Free Journey Day 2, Part 2

Photo by Donna Oakes HELLO EVERYONE! STARTING A NEW POST THIS EVENING IN ORDER TO NAVIGATE EASIER AND FIND YOUR THREAD/RESPONSES.  The conversation about Ghost-Free shoes, clothing and other wares is a lively one…let’s keep it going! Good Day!  We are looking forward to another wonderful day filled with great [...]

May 14, 2013 TGIOM GFJ Blog, Ghost Free Journey, LUSH VANCOUVER 16

LUSH Vancouver Ghost-Free Journey: Day 2, Part 1

Photo by Donna Oakes Good Day!  We are looking forward to another wonderful day filled with great discussions and reflections.  Starting today, we will break up each day in two parts: morning/afternoon (Part 1) and evening (Part 2).  This will hopefully make it easier for you to find your post [...]

May 14, 2013 TGIOM GFJ Blog, Ghost Free Journey, LUSH VANCOUVER 24

LUSH Vancouver Ghost-Free Journey: Day 1

Photo by Rosemary Tarentino Foos We welcome LUSH Vancouver to the 5-Day Ghost-Free Journey! This is exciting for us on so many levels – LUSH has been a generous supporter of this project and this is the first collective group GFJ for us. We have 4 guest coaches: Jennie Ridler, Tricia [...]

May 13, 2013 TGIOM GFJ Blog, LUSH VANCOUVER 113

Reflections on Samantha and Chris’ GFJ

The latest 5-Day Ghost Free Journey took place January 7-11th with Samantha and Chris Beeney from Rochester, New York.This was a special journey as it was the first time that a couple has taken it together. Although both Samantha and Chris had already made the transition to veganism, like many [...]

January 22, 2013 TGIOM GFJ Blog, THE BEENEY'S JOURNEY Comments Off on Reflections on Samantha and Chris’ GFJ

Samantha and Chris’ Ghost-Free Journey: Day 5

Photo of Marineland Protest, by Jo-Anne McArthur After 4 days of their journey, mainly focusing on fine-tuning their Ghost-Free lifestyle, Samantha and Chris are interested in discussing animal advocacy today. Samantha and Chris, you mentioned wanting to share vegan resources and having conversations with non-vegans, as well as ways to [...]

January 11, 2013 TGIOM GFJ Blog, THE BEENEY'S JOURNEY 54

Samantha and Chris’ Ghost-Free Journey: Day 4

Photo courtesy of Donna Oakes Good Morning Samantha and Chris – it’s so hard to believe that this is Day 4 already! We’re starting the day with a discussion of vegan options for clothing, shoes, etc. Samantha asked about “what people do with their pre-vegan things. Is it acceptable to wear [...]

January 9, 2013 TGIOM GFJ Blog, THE BEENEY'S JOURNEY 34

Samantha and Chris’ Ghost-Free Journey: Day 3

Photo by Coach Rosemary of her 3 beautiful doggies. Yesterday we discussed the use of medications as a vegan and the ethics around this subject. This is a complex issue and it was wonderful to have such open and honest reflections. For Day 3, Samantha and Chris would like to [...]

January 9, 2013 TGIOM GFJ Blog, THE BEENEY'S JOURNEY 43

Samantha and Chris’ Ghost-Free Journey: Day 2

Photo of Ron by Jo-Anne McArthur We had a record-setting posting day on Day 1 !  Samantha and Chris focused on ways to include vegan sweets in their busy schedules; ones that are easy to make, or available to buy in the Rochester, NY area.  We also discussed social aspects [...]

January 8, 2013 TGIOM GFJ Blog, THE BEENEY'S JOURNEY 42

Samantha and Chris’ Ghost-Free Journey: Day 1

Photos courtesy of Rosemary Tarentino-Foos We welcome Samantha and Chris Beeney from Rochester, New York as our next participants in the Ghost-Free Journey.  They have been married for 5 1/2 years – we have never had a couple take the Journey together and we are very excited about this. Samantha [...]

January 7, 2013 TGIOM GFJ Blog, THE BEENEY'S JOURNEY 75