I've not been very good at updating the fitness diaries because, if I'm honest there's nothing interesting about doing the same classes each week. Now don't get me wrong, I love doing BODYPUMP, BODYATTACK and weight training but there's just not much that I can blog about on that front. A couple of Sunday's ago I figured that I … Continue reading THE FITNESS DIARIES: Sh’Bam? But why?
Every now and again I feel like I need to share the great things I've scoffed recently and the last couple of months have been top notch for food. Here is why. The cupcake Sometimes you're walking around the Merchant City Festival, not looking for food at all, simply enjoying some samba music in the … Continue reading REVIEW: Glorious food I’ve eaten
Remember back in February, I started writing about my fitness journey and I opened with how I'd given OUTrun a bash. OUTrun is a 5 mile run to raise awareness for LGBT+ participation in sports, most of my friends love to run and I hate to miss out on an event. So as simple as that, we all signed … Continue reading THE FITNESS DIARIES: I hate running, still
If you're a vegan in Glasgow, you'll have heard of Vegan Connections. “Vegan Connections is a community; one that brings creative people together through art, education and damn good food.” I can't argue with that philosophy. Last weekend saw the Vegan Connections festival and it was great. Vegan Connections was a two day event in the centre of Glasgow … Continue reading REVIEW: Vegan Connections, Glasgow
I'm really not one of these vegans who insists on making my non-vegan friends eat in vegan restaurants so I'm always thrilled when one of my besties suggested a lunch at Mono I was chuffed. I've said it before, I feel incredibly lucky to live in such a vegan friendly city, it is honestly so … Continue reading REVIEW: Mono’s marvellous munch
Firstly, this is long ass post but stick with it, it's worth it! This weekend has been one of my favourite weekends this year, why? It's VEGFEST weekend! Last year my day at VEGFEST really opened my eyes to veganism and how easy it could be to go vegan, this started me on the journey to being the vegan I … Continue reading EVENTS: Vegfest Glasgow 2016
*** Competition is now closed. Thanks to all who entered here, on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook*** Halloween is over and now it's full on winter time! Winter is my least favourite time of the year because it's dark, cold, windy and rainy - thank you Glasgow weather. But you have to take the rough with … Continue reading COMPETITION: Win a pair of tickets to VegFest Scotland
Today is world vegan day! This also marks the end of my 10th month as a full time vegan. these 10 months have really flown by. Like everyone, I often find it hard to stick to veganism. There are a few reasons for this, one reason is my love for cheese but I mostly struggle because I'm surrounded … Continue reading THE VEGAN DIARIES: World vegan day!
I stumbled across Baotic at Merchant Square Market a couple of months ago mostly because I can smell a health food from 50 feet! Baotic is a healthy drink made from the African fruit, baobab - apparently the baobab tree is one of the oldest in the world. Never heard of the baobab fruit? Sure you have! It's the fruit that … Continue reading DRINKS: Drink Baotic
It's not very often that I get excited out in Dennistoun. Don't get me wrong, we have some great places to eat but if you're vegan and wheat free then it's not so easy. UNTIL NOW! I'd been hearing about Kind Crusts in the Vegan group that I'm in on Facebook for a few weeks, … Continue reading REVIEW: Kind Crusts, Dennistoun’s newbie