The UK’s largest organic and speciality food store, Planet Organic, has launched its ‘Vegan Shop’ – a specialist area of its online store selling a range of 3,700 vegan-only products. From baby food and protein powder to candles and hair dye, the new category of its online shop will list vegan-only groceries, beauty products and […]
This is a long overdue review for my latest kitchen appliance, an Andrew James Digital Slow Cooker. If you follow my Instagram stories you will know that the past couple of months have been quite hectic as we have had a full kitchen refurbishment. We packed our kitchen contents in the conservatory and living room and […]
In the world of fitness trends it is expected that even more of us are looking for new and exciting ways to keep fit this year. But, just how many of us have signed up for those costly gym members only to go a few times? The biggest challenge to our success seems to be […]
With Valentines just around the corner, here is my selection of perfect Valentines gifts that foodies will love. 1. ALTALANGA – ORGANIC HAZELNUT SPREAD Organic and free of palm oil, this is a delicious alternative to Nutella. With more hazelnuts than Nutella it’s tastier too! A family’s Valentines’ favourite! My kids and I love spreading […]
Over the past 30 years, Toby Carvery has built its reputation on serving meat feast roast dinners. As such, it’s probably not a place that vegetarians or vegans would immediately think of as a destination. If you are vegetarian or vegan or simply looking to eat less meat, you’ll know that in spite of more […]
Turning your healthy and active lifestyle into a career could be easier than you think. I spent the first decade on my professional life working in sales. It was not until we seriously started thinking about having kids that I realised it might be time for a change. A life of tradeshows and on-the-road appointments […]
For Thai food lovers, Rosa’s Thai Cafe needs no introduction. Launched in 2006 by husband and wife team, Alex and Saiphin Moore, in the heart of the East End with a market stall in Brick Lane, Rosa’s Thai Café now boasts 10 locations across London in Spitalfields, Soho, Carnaby, Chelsea, Angel, Stratford, Victoria, Brixton, West Hampstead […]
It only takes a quick walk through the supermarket aisles, or a glance at TV food advertising to notice the obvious. Kids are bombarded with junk food ads (some even disguising themselves as healthy choices). So I am glad that today sees the launch of #VegPower, a campaign from the Peas Please initiative led by […]
This month’s Hot List is a bumper issue of vegan products to help make your Veganuary a success. I tend to cook from scratch most of our meals but modern family life gets in the way. For busy days, I really appreciate having good plant-based options at hand such as some of the convenience foods […]
Guest Post by Dominika Piasecka, The Vegan Society. Photo via Shutterstock. Some people see going vegan as a challenge because they think it involves learning a whole lot of new recipes and using a range of new ingredients they don’t have the time to find. But there is a simple and fun shortcut to going vegan […]
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