Happy Veggie Kids: Riley! »
This is Riley with her rescue cat, Spenny! Spenny is a pretty great name, btdubs. Riley is a Columbian—wait, that’s what we call people from Columbus, Ohio, right? She’s thirteen and totally awesome.
What is your favorite food?
Riley: Grilled cheese.
What is your favorite kind of birthday cake?
Riley: Chocolate with chocolate frosting.
Why are you vegetarian?
Riley: My mom converted our family to vegetarianism when I was one year old.
Do you like being vegetarian? Why?
Riley: Yes, because it’s healthier and I love animals!
Is it ever hard to be vegetarian?
What do your friends think about you being vegetarian?
Riley: They are very supportive. [Ed. note: Awwww]
What is your favorite animal? Why?
Riley: The okapi because it looks like a mix between a zebra and a giraffe. [Ed. note: Solid choice. JK, I don’t know what that is! Wait, OMG they’re adorbs.]
Do you like pink dinosaurs? Can you draw one for us? We would love it!
Riley:Sure. Yes! [Ed. note: OMG so great! This may be cuter than the real Vegansaurus, if that’s possible!]