We, vegans usually get a bad rap – awkward dinner dates, weird, morally righteous and judgmental. Plus what sort of human being could give up smoked salmon?
Well, you’ve been wrong this whole time.
While crunching celery and scoffing quinoa might not be your cup of green tea, there’s nothing to say that vegans are anywhere as bland as their food (also a complete myth).
Here are 10 solid reasons why vegans make the best partners.
1. First off, vegans are better and more eager in bed.
Studies have found that plant-based diets boost hormone levels and heighten sexual activity.
Also check out 6 scientific reasons vegan men do it better
Vegan foods that are rich in zinc such as avocado, almonds and chickpeas are said to elevate testosterone levels and increase sexual libido.
The dating site OKCupid also found that
vegetarians prefer giving oral sex.
Guys, I think we’re done here. Need I continue?
2. They’re passionate in and outside the bedroom.
Veganism is still considered a pretty radical choice in our meat-loving country and vegans are constantly forced to justify themselves to other people.
Chances are that if they’re passionate about their cause, they’ll be passionate about you.
3. Vegans are super-cheap dates.
Would you rather split the bill with someone who’s ordered a lobster bisque and beef tenderloin, or pea soup and falafel burger?
Sure, finding a place with a vegan- friendly menu can be tricky – but you’ll win so many bonus points if you do.
4. They’re not afraid of commitment.
Take it from me – giving up meat and dairy is hard. Bacon and cheese are heaven, and it takes serious commitment to stick to your guns.
There’s just no earthly way a relationship can be ever be as hard as quitting pizza.
5. They’re happier than the rest.
Eating more fruit and veg
has been shown to improve a person’s mood and result in more energy, calmness and greater feelings of happiness. 6. Vegans are healthier. Healthy = hot.
glowing, radiant skin came from a vegan’s moral superiority?
It turns out plant-based diets are high in essential vitamins and antioxidants, which help fight wrinkles and result in more youthful skin.
7. Dating a vegan will make
Studies have shown that people who eat more fruit and veg are
less likely to develop health problems such as heart disease and cancer.
If a vegan cares about you, they’ll want you to be healthier too. And let’s be honest, it’s probably time to accept that you can’t live on Greggs 24/7 any longer.
See the 10 essential steps to improving your vegan diet 8. They’re animal lovers.
I don’t know about you, but I could personally never date someone who couldn’t put up with me getting overly emosh over sloths (ahem,
Vegans love animals. You love animals.
9. Vegans are more accepting and open-minded.
A survey conducted by
Match.com found that while 30% of meat eaters said they wouldn’t date a vegetarian, only 4% of vegetarians said the same of meat eaters.
Statistically, this makes them more desperate for love. WINNER.
10. Vegans live longer.
Let’s be honest, no one wants to die alone.
If you end up marrying a vegan,
chances are they’ll be around longer than you’ll be.
Metro Blogs is a place for opinions. These opinions belong to the author and are not necessarily shared by Metro.
This surely gave me some good vibes and most of it is absolutely spot on! What do you guys have to say ?