I Wish Someone Had Told Me… Where Vegetarians Get Their Protein

As a vegetarian, I get a lot of odd questions but the most common question I get (and probably the least odd) is Where do you get your protein? 

One of the main things I love about being a vegetarian is that it makes me think about the food I’m eating. Before becoming a vegetarian I would go out to restaurants and order the same thing. I would mindlessly eat whatever and didn’t put thought into what I was consuming. However, you can’t really do that as a vegetarian or your body will become weak and you’ll be unhealthy. 

So here’s a list of my main sources of protein: