A while back I wrote an instagram rant about high profile vegan who have been ditching the label vegan for plant based and it blew me away how much love I received for writing it. And recently there’s been another round of vegan bashing, confusion over what veganism truly is (and I can tell you … Continue reading THE VEGAN DIARIES: Veganism is not a diet
If you are vegan and on instagram, I'm sure that you've seen the outrage at Tim Shieff's insta post from yesterday. Now I try to live a very peaceful life where I do my best to just let people get on with their own shit, but occasionally I regress back into an angry outburst of rage and … Continue reading THE VEGAN DIARIES: Why I’ve changed my mind about Tim Shieff
A long while ago I wrote about the stupid shit people say to vegans, now I'm back with a belter... Now I'm not going to disclose who this is, some of you will know because I ranted at you shortly after it happened, because I'm not here to name and shame, just to highlight how … Continue reading THE VEGAN DIARIES: Idiotic statements
I'm a sucker for a vegan book, so I didn't need to think twice when an email landed in my inbox asking me if I'd like to be part of a group of bloggers who promote Sarah's new book. The Occasional Vegan is a cook book full to the brim of easy, fast recipes that … Continue reading THE VEGAN DIARIES: The Occasional Vegan – the parental test
A year ago I wrote a post about surviving Veganuary, my first tip was to surround yourself with vegans. This year I would still recommend that for anyone trying Veganuary, new vegans, struggling vegans or old timer vegans because it is good to feel like you're part of a community who are trying make a … Continue reading THE VEGAN DIARIES: Fat Gay Vegan writes a book
I fucking hate (some) people. Yes I needed to swear and yes I needed to qualify it with the (some). I want to love people but there are a few who make it so difficult. My favourite myth: Vegan's are angry and pushy Ha! I write this blog these days to prove that being vegan … Continue reading THE VEGAN DIARIES: A simple rant about people
I've been vegan for 1 year, 6 months and 13 days. It has been emotional, difficult (remember that time I went cold turkey and made myself ill? I do...) and the best year and a half of my life. I would by lying though if I didn't tell you that I am so shocked by … Continue reading THE VEGAN DIARIES: Wine isn’t vegan?