Happy Holidays, folks,
Thanksgiving marks the beginning a busy time of year with friends and family (and honest but unfruitful attempts at getting your work done). After Thanksgiving quickly comes other holidays such as Hanukkah, Christmas, New Years, and whatever other holidays you may celebrate. While Thanksgiving is a time to enjoy family, friends, and good food, it is not so jolly for others: particularly the approximately 46 million turkeys killed, mostly in large confined industrial operations. This has led some to reconsider their Thanksgiving plans by participating in “Peacegiving” and “Thanksliving”. Here are some ways to do so:
Consider these vegan Thanksgiving menu items.
Consider adopting a turkey to provide for animals at Farm Sanctuary.
Finally, on that topic, see how these turkeys celebrated Thanksgiving!
Happy Thanksgiving to all and stay tuned to Urban Hermits!
Illustration: Lauren Korany, Urban Hemits