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I Watched a Video and Now I’m Going to be a Better Vegan

Toronto Pig Save have been flooding my twitter feed the past few days with regards to the Fearmans incident when a truck full of 180 pigs overturned killing 40 0f them. I chose to watch a video shared by Bite Size Vegan. I’m glad I did. I think. I’d settled in for my 6pm ‘Dinnerdate’… Continue reading I Watched a Video and Now I’m Going to be a Better Vegan

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I’d rather have Gary- Sainsbury’s vegan cheese review

Vegan cheese is the one area in which smug omnivores enjoy ‘catching out’ vegan folk. And annoyingly there’s never been a brand I can wax lyrical about- even if I knew what that meant. ‘I could never give up cheese’ is the ultimate feeble excuse that make vegans everywhere grit their teeth. So. The fact… Continue reading I’d rather have Gary- Sainsbury’s vegan cheese review

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Know Your Pests! Do we Chastise Animals for Simply Being on ‘our’ Turf?

Walking home yesterday, I felt agitated by the overheard remark of a stranger to his young daughter¬† that ‘seagulls are just rats with wings,’ followed by, ‘they should all be shot.’ Such off hand, unfounded statements are ones that serve as the basis of collective mentality, often derogatory to animals that are intelligent and densely… Continue reading Know Your Pests! Do we Chastise Animals for Simply Being on ‘our’ Turf?

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NapfenYES! (Budapest) Pizza and Other Amazing Vegan Fare (Fried Cheese)!

Napfenyes is a fully vegan restaurant, done out in an old cellar. It offers dim lighting and private booths, a salad bar, a soy ice cream selection for dessert and a small shop. It’s not so much a ‘posh’ experience as homely with a rustic, homemade-y kind of glow. The pizza choice alone was like… Continue reading NapfenYES! (Budapest) Pizza and Other Amazing Vegan Fare (Fried Cheese)!

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Holidaying in Eastern Europe? You Won’t go Hungary!

Friends, the time has come for another one of our Eastern Europe jaunts where we will re-visit the very aptly named Hungary because that means good food in unassuming vegan treasure troves! Not only did Hungary make way for my vegan debut of ‘going for pizza,’, but my first time in a Hare Krishna and… Continue reading Holidaying in Eastern Europe? You Won’t go Hungary!

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Glamour Magazine Promotes ‘Sexed up’ Veg (Yay)!

It was most refreshing to come across an article entitled ‘Sex up your Veg’¬† in none other than Glamour magazine as I flicked through it this morning. Especially as vegetables aren’t for once, simply dismissed as a side or obligatory accompaniment to meat (grilled chicken or fish you know how it goes). Here veg takes… Continue reading Glamour Magazine Promotes ‘Sexed up’ Veg (Yay)!