I’m inadvertently very good at buying sustainable clothing on a budget. My method is incredibly easy – I, er, almost never buy clothes. Ever. I have a black jumper that my mum bought me to wear to school. That was over 18 years ago. I still wear it to work. At this point it’s so … Read more HOW TO BUY SUSTAINABLE CLOTHING ON A BUDGET
Christ, when I think back to all the times I stared daggers at the poor schmuck buying caged eggs in the supermarket I want to give myself a stern talking to. Free range isn’t the same as cruelty-free; the hens are not given luxurious accommodation and a terrace to it out on of an evening. … Read more WHY FREE-RANGE ISN’T THE SAME AS CRUELTY-FREE
I’ve made my peace with the fact that Haribo contains gelatin. It’s fine. There are loads of incredible vegan sweeties out there (check out the Conscious Candy Company for a start – they do those fizzy blue and pink bottles that I didn’t think I’d ever have again) But gelatin in wine? COME ON That’s … Read more GELATIN – WHAT IT IS & WHAT IT’S IN
I do like cooking, so I feel comfortably qualified to offer up easy cooking tips that do actually work, but please don’t think that I’m some kind of kitchen whiz. I have made a couple of different kinds of cheese sauce, I’ve made aquafaba meringues (I think I used this recipe), and I’ve done a … Read more 10 EASY COOKING TIPS FROM A LAZY, TIME-POOR VEGAN
Do vegans suffer from low energy? Yes, I’m sure some do. Is it because they’re vegan? No. It could be because of what they’re eating, but not because they’re vegan (unless they have some sort of medical condition). It’s a common misconception that we vegans are a weak bunch, stemming, I assume, from the misguided … Read more DO VEGANS SUFFER FROM LOW ENERGY?