If I had a penny for every time the thought “quit your job and travel” has passed my mind over the last few years, I’d have enough money to see every country in the world! However, now we are finally doing it. We’ve handed in […]
Inspired by a few things I’ve spotted online recently, I wanted to take this opportunity to tackle some common misconceptions of veganism, from the pseudo-science to the world of social media, veganism has its fair share of (for want of a better word) bullshit. So, let’s delve a little deeper in the world of veganism, from spotting the cons to learning accept your own flaws. It’s all part of the journey.
“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 […]
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 thing. I never ever measure ingredients, which makes it quite difficult when I want to sit down and write down a recipe to share with you all. Anyway, I’ve tried my best to put this down in writing, so would love to know what you think!
I’ve always been a compassionate person. I’m the first guy in the cinema to burst into tears at films, I try to be as kind as I can and I’m prone to feeling anxiety and fear when I think I’ve offended someone (which happens more […]
Veganism is an awakening. Once you are ‘woke’, it is very difficult to go back to sleep. For nearly 24 years, I consumed all meat, dairy and egg products as if it were completely normal and that’s probably because it is completely normal in today’s society, and […]
Both Craig and I have cherished memories of trips to Newcastle’s Quayside Market from our respective childhoods, where grabbing a bite to eat usually meant chips in a cone and, if you were good, a bag of sugar-coated donuts to top off the day browsing the copied DVDs, various gardening stalls and copious amounts of useless tat. How times have changed…