Tips for moving to a plant-based diet

Eating a plant-based diet is good for the planet, good for animals, and good for your body. But it’s not easy when you’re used to including lots of meat and dairy, as most people do from childhood. Changing habits, especially eating habits, can be hard. In a busy lifestyle, we do loads of tasks on … Read more

Understanding your basic nutritional needs when vegan

Whether you’re already a practising vegan or you’re just getting started with the idea of it, your nutritional needs should be one of the main things you incorporate into your diet. Below are some basic insights into nutrition when you’re on a plant-based diet, and some tips for joining a vegan diet when disabled, which … Read more

3 healthy vegan snacks to satisfy a sweet tooth

One of my friends recently asked if I wanted some cooking apples.  Their apple tree had produced loads.  I politely declined.  She was surprised and asked why.  I said I’d have no use for them.  ‘Would you not make an apple pie or apple crumble?’  She asked.  Nope.  I’ve never been a big dessert person … Read more

Vegan options should be provided for everyone, say campaigners

The Vegan Society is targeting the UK Government with a petition calling on public sector institutions to provide at least one vegan food option on every menu every day. Campaigners say there is potential for England to become the first country in Europe to enshrine a right to good quality, affordable, plant-based food in law. Offer at … Read more

Is it hard being a vegan?

This is a question I always get asked and my answer is no, not at all.  In fact I feel more awake, liberated, enlightened, healthy, ethical and free than ever before.  My only regret is not doing it sooner, but I wasn’t equipped with all the knowledge I have today. I’m a person who always … Read more