Am I Still Vegan?

According to the Vegan Society, “Veganism is a way of living which seeks to exclude, as far as is possible and practicable, all forms of exploitation of, and cruelty to, animals for food, clothing or any other purpose.” I went vegan at the beginning of 2016. My reason for doing so was plain old curiosity…

5 Incredible Reasons Why You Should Be Drinking Water

For the first time ever I actually practised what I preached. Okay, perhaps not for the first time… I mean, I generally practise what I preach. But when it comes to drinking water I rarely do it. I know, I know, what a hypocrite. I always tell you to drink enough water and stay hydrated…

Day 19: Patience

Patience is the key to getting solid results. If you want to succeed, you have to have patience. Results don’t just appear after a single day of working and pushing yourself hard. It’s continuous effort, practice, determination, and fighting for what you want day in and day out for a long period of time. But…

Day 18: My Go-To Energy Boosting Smoothie

So many of you are considering going vegan and I could not be more happy for you! However, with that comes the big question; “What in the hell do I eat?” The beginnings of starting the vegan journey can sometimes seem overwhelming but not to worry because I’m here to help. Here’s a crazy simple,…

Day 17: The 5 Worst Things About Being Vegan

Yesterday I gave you the 5 best things about being vegan and since you can’t have the good without the bad here are the 5 biggest hardships one faces as a vegan. 1. You have to track your nutrient intake If you don’t track what and how much you eat, you’re going to have a…

Day 16: The 5 Best Things About Being Vegan

Today I’m coming at you with some propaganda to make you go vegan. I’m only joking, this isn’t propaganda. This is actually the truth and it’s the 5 amazing things I’ve experienced as a vegan. No lie, no bullshit, just raw honesty. 1. Weight melts off The second you become vegan, you lose weight. It…

Day 15: Acts of Self Love

An act of self-love is giving yourself time to prepare for an endeavour that will be emotionally, physically, or mentally taxing. It’s giving yourself a break, staying in your pyjamas and binge watching your favourite series with your favourite snacks on hand. An act of self-love is allowing yourself to feel all emotion without judgment. It’s apologising to…

Day 13: Carrot, Butter Bean, and Mushroom Curry

Sometimes food has to have a story. Most recipes come from or at least with a story because most good food is full of memories, shared moments, and loved ones. But can’t food just be food and still be damn tasty? Because that’s what this curry is. This curry comes with no story, no fond…

Day 9: 3 Healthy Habits

If there were ever only 3 healthy habits I could advise you to have, like the only 3 healthy things you can do and you can’t practise any other, it would be these 3 things. These 3 things are basically the be all and end all of all healthy habits. These, in my humble opinion,…

Day 4: Five Things I Cannot Live Without

There are things as humans that we cannot live without. Love, food, and water. This list of things I cannot live without is not going to include the necessary things needed to sustain human life because it would be a waste of space. No, this is a list of luxuries that I can definitely survive…