The travel adventures of two geordie vegans

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Five Things You Can Do Today To Save The Planet

Five Things You Can Do Today To Save The Planet

Saving the planet is more than just turning off the lights when you leave a room and recycling a plastic bottle after use, it’s about making conscious efforts and putting serious thought into saving this planet we call home. We share Earth with billions of […]

Is Wool Vegan? And Other Vegan Clothing Questions

Is Wool Vegan? And Other Vegan Clothing Questions

Is wool vegan? What about silk? Isn’t leather a by-product of the meat industry? As a vegan, these are all questions I get asked regularly. Being a vegan isn’t just about not eating animal products, it’s also about not purchasing any animal products whatsoever – […]

VIDEO: Vegan & Ethical Fashion Favourites

VIDEO: Vegan & Ethical Fashion Favourites

Until last year, I had never thought about ethical fashion. In September, I stumbled across a documentary on Netflix called “The True Cost.” The doc explores the fashion industry from cotton farmers all the way through the manufacturing process to the retail outlets. I was shocked and appalled by the unethical nature of this multi-billion dollar industry and, as someone who considers themselves to be conscious and compassionate, I decided I would no longer buy from brands which I don’t feel like share my values.

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