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To change the world ;)
I'm a mother of a lovely 17-year-old girl, care taker of 2 cats and a 2 dogs (although the number of animals isn't steady as I offer temporary shelter to some stray dogs and cats), a translator and an animal rights activist. I love good food, good music and good books :)
I went vegan in July 2011 and from the ethical point of view this is the best thing I've ever done.
I was vegetarian for years... but like many other people I thought that going vegan would be too difficult etc... I wish I had done it muuuuch earlier.
The idea of veganism is much more complex than people tend to think. It concerns animal rights, human health, world hunger, ecology, economy and the general well-being of our planet.
"I have no doubt that it is a part of the destiny of the human race, in its gradual improvement, to leave off eating animals."
Henry David Thoreau
I have no doubt, either!
I recommend this brilliant lecture:
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING
I host as often as I can.
Only positive :)
My and the world's well-being
Health, nature, life... food! ;)
Animal rights (as they still have very few and only in theory :( )
My youtube channel:
Music, Movies, and Books
I love good (!) comedies and in general books and films that leave this wonderful "cheer up" effect :)
My favorite writers: Isabel Allende (strong and brillant woman) and Elisabeth Gilbert (she really knows what words are for ) - I've read all their books and can't wait for more.
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
Giving birth to a child was certainly the most amazing thing I experienced (poor men :P). And taking care of 10 motherless puppies was the most challenging one :D The other adventures are still ahead :)
Teach, Learn, Share
Why it's SOOOO worth to go vegan :)
English (if you aren't too advanced ;)
Polish? hmm... but who wants to learn it? ;)
Learning foreign languages sometimes may not be enough though :D
What I Can Share with Hosts
Delicious vegan recipies.
Interesting facts about Polish culture and history.
Funny animal stories :D
Smiling, talking, cooking :)
Countries I’ve Visited
Bulgaria, Croatia, Germany, Russian Federation, Slovakia, Spain, United States
Countries I’ve Lived In
Netherlands, Poland, United Kingdom