The travel adventures of two geordie vegans

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Yo Sushi Blue Mondays – Vegan Menu (June 2018)

Yo Sushi Blue Mondays – Vegan Menu (June 2018)

As an avid lover of sushi, I probably haven’t spent as much time at Yo Sushi as I should have. I’m a huge fan of Nudo, both the noodle house and the sushi boxes, so, to me, Yo has always seemed a bit of a […]

Best Supermarket for Vegans

Best Supermarket for Vegans

As both vegans and bargain hunters, we work hard to find the best quality produce for the lowest prices when shopping for food. Since there’s not one holy grail supermarket here in the UK, we often find ourselves visiting a few different places each week […]

Eating Vegan Food In Amsterdam

Eating Vegan Food In Amsterdam

While Ellen whisked herself off to Benidorm, I found myself floating across the sea towards the Netherlands. Once, when I was a humble vegetarian just starting my journey towards a meat-free diet, I visited the Dutch capital and found it fairly difficult to find good food. In 2018, I can happily report that’s no longer a problem. In fact, eating vegan food in Amsterdam is an absolute pleasure.

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Six Vegan Protein Sources You Should Always Have in Your Kitchen

Six Vegan Protein Sources You Should Always Have in Your Kitchen

Getting Protein As A Vegan When you decide to omit animal products from your life, you will inevitably be challenged on your protein intake. Because meat has somehow become synonymous with protein, most people assume vegan protein sources don’t exist. Don’t worry – protein, which […]

A Guide to Vegan Indian Food

A Guide to Vegan Indian Food

Vegan Indian food is surprisingly easy to come by. Traditionally a very vegetarian-friendly nation, India is well-known for its aromatic spices and flavour combinations. Taking the animal products out of Indian food doesn’t take anything away from, what I truly believe, is the greatest cuisine […]

North East Vegan Festival | November 2017

North East Vegan Festival | November 2017

I’m not going to lie, it’s been a while! It’s not ideal to abandon a blog in its infancy, but life has gotten in the way over the last few months. Today’s trip to Sunderland for the bi-annual North East Vegan Festival seemed like a better time than any to sheepishly return to Howay the Herbivores and share all of our awesome (and delicious) purchases.

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5 Reasons to Stop Consuming Animal Products

5 Reasons to Stop Consuming Animal Products

“Animals are bred to be eaten.” “We evolved to eat meat.” “Bacon, though.” Sound familiar? Chances are, as a meat-eater, you’ve found yourself using at least one of the above reasons when faced with a vegan who consumes no animals products at all. As a […]

Recipe: Easy Tofu Saag and Spicy Potatoes (High Carb & Gluten Free)

Recipe: Easy Tofu Saag and Spicy Potatoes (High Carb & Gluten Free)

I’ll start off by saying: I am not qualified chef. Nor do I have any particular knowledge of Indian cooking. I make everything up on the spot. Ironically, I struggle to follow recipes. I tend to scan them, take inspiration, and then do my own […]