I think it’s time to create a new series here on the blog. Nothing weekly, but something every so often where we can all chat about FOOD! I’d like to call it, “Let’s Chat About…”. The first topic I wanted to chat about was milk, specifically dairy-free and plant-based (obviously). So let’s chat!
The dairy industry is horrible. There is nothing else to say. You all know I am dairy-free and choose to be because of ethical reasons being number 1, and some sketchy sensitivity results.
No one needs dairy. Our bodies were not made to digest it. That’s why over 75% of humans do not contain the enzyme Lactase to digest Lactose (the sugar in dairy). Each mammal has their own milk formulated for their young. Humans have their mother’s breast milk. Calves have their mother’s milk. Self explanatory. Why would you drink another mammal’s milk when it was not created for you? You’re actually stealing it away from a calf. Which brings me to the horrors of the dairy industry.Read More