SIMON AMSTELL — CARNAGE: SWALLOWING THE PAST

Most of my adult life I’ve battled with the ideals of cutting meat from my diet completely. I’ve gone for days, weeks, month after month consuming only vegetarian or vegan foods but I sit here today as a meat-eater or a ‘carnist’ if you will because (a) willpower isn’t something I seem to possess (b) everybody seems to want to…

WIN A MEAL FOR TWO AT HANDMADE BURGER COMPANY (WORTH £50)

One of the things I was concerned about when I participated in Veganuary last year (and tried a vegan lifestyle for the first time) was whether I’d be able to dine out without sticking to a glass of spring water and a side salad. Luckily, I was invited to try out the vegan choices at Handmade Burger Company last January/February and,…

WIN A PAIR OF WEEKEND PASSES TO VEGAN LIFE LIVE

Have you ever thought about becoming vegan? Perhaps you’re just curious about the lifestyle and what it entails, whether the transition is easy or even what vegans eat on a daily basis? Maybe you’re already a vegan and you’re doing well with it or could do with some inspiration to keep going instead? Whatever stage you’re at on your vegan…

I’M BACK FOR VEGANUARY 2017

You might remember that I started my journey to a more conscious lifestyle around this time last year with my first attempt at Veganuary – an initiative that encourages people to try vegan for a month – proving successful and an overhaul of my make-up, bathing and cleaning products making permanent switches to cruelty-free brands and shops. VEGANUARY 2016 &…

Review: Updated vegan menu at Handmade Burger Company

Good morning sugarplums, Today I’m here to show off the absolutely beautiful vegan food that Alexandra {I’m Every Mum} and I stuffed our faces with over at our local Handmade Burger Company restaurant a couple of weeks ago. You might remember that Mike and I were lucky enough to be invited over back in January but since then they’ve added…

Review (+ Giveaway!) : Vertese Vegetarian & Vegan Supplements

Following our participation in Veganuary, Michael and I have gradually moved towards vegetarianism rather than a vegan lifestyle for the moment as we like Lily to eat her meals with us so we can share the same foods. As we’ve moved away from meat on a permanent basis, it’s been important for us to ensure that we’re not lacking in…