3:30 PM : You’re let off of work early so everyone has time to prepare for the company Christmas party at Dandelion Market in Charlotte, NC. You’re feeling excited – you haven’t been uptown or had an opportunity to dress up for awhile. You take a shower, wash your hair, and redo your makeup. You even use eyeshadow! You choose a knee length navy blue dress with a bit of decolletage, the 8-foot strand of pearls your fiance gave you, doubled four times, and the pearl earring studs your mother gave you. OK, it’s not exactly vegan – but you had this jewelry before you were vegan, and being a practical vegan you love and wear the h*ll out of it.
6:45 PM: Your fiance parks the car and the two of you get out and walk the few blocks to Dandelion Market. Your heart is bursting with love…
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