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Video: Things I Hate About Being Vegan

Video: Things I Hate About Being Vegan

🚨RANT ALERT🚨 Being vegan isn’t always fruit salads and rainbows (OK, most of the time it is…), but sometimes there can be things that just rub you up the wrong way. Here’s a little rant from me to you… what do you think? Are there […]

A Guide to Vegan Italian Food

A Guide to Vegan Italian Food

From pizza to pasta, vegan Italian food is pretty easy to come by. Whether you’re looking for inspiration for your own Italian-inspired feasts, or you’re off to an Italian restaurant and wanting to know what’s ‘safe’ to order, then we’ve got you covered. Look no […]

Video: Tasting Vegan Chocolate for Valentine’s Day

Video: Tasting Vegan Chocolate for Valentine’s Day

Vegan chocolate is no longer hard to come by, nor is it restricted to plain old dark choc like Bourneville and Green & Blacks (we still love both, though!). The exponential growth of veganism has brought with it a sweet treat revolution! We are very lucky to have access to a vegan store in our very own city of Newcastle upon Tyne, and I thought what’s a better way to celebrate Valentine’s Day than to try loads of new vegan chocolate on camera?

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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 – […]

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 on the planet. Here’s my guide to vegan Indian food, including cooking it at home and dining out.

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How to Feel Confident Without Make-Up

How to Feel Confident Without Make-Up

It can be very difficult to feel confident without make-up, especially when you suffer with acne or any other similar skin troubles.

Is Being Vegan Unmanly?

Is Being Vegan Unmanly?

I grew up in a region tainted by toxic masculinity. When men in the North East get upset, they’re told to ‘man up’ and ‘get on with it.’ Crying is virtually taboo. Underfunded mental health services strain under the weight of depressed male adults, who […]

VIDEO: January Favourites | Vegan & Cruelty Free

VIDEO: January Favourites | Vegan & Cruelty Free

In my first ever favourites video, I share with you guys the highlights of January including vegan and cruelty-free skincare, stationary essentials, TV & books. Please give this video a thumbs up if you like it, and subscribe for more videos on vegan food, ethical lifestyle, mental health and spoken word poetry!

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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 […]