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The Best Restaurants For Vegans (UK Guide)
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The Best Restaurants For Vegans (UK Guide)

If you’ve been a vegan for a while then you will have noticed the mahoooosive difference in the amount of options restaurants now offer for us vegans, compared to a few years ago. If you’re new to veganism, don’t worry, I’ve got loads of helpful info to help you on your journey! With so many restaurants expanding their vegan options, you no longer have to feel like the odd one out when dining out. Veganism is becoming so main-stream now, which means it’s 100 times easier & more enjoyable to eat out as a vegan. Which is why I wanted to put together a list of restaurants with the best vegan options on the high street, to make it even…

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How To Cure Your IBS & Heal Your Gut Naturally On A Plant-Based Diet
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How To Cure Your IBS & Heal Your Gut Naturally On A Plant-Based Diet

Did you know you could have IBS & not even be aware of it? A few months ago I was getting really bogged down because I didn’t know why I was experiencing major bloating & stomach pain. So I decided to call my doctors and explain my symptoms of what I thought could be IBS. To cut a long story short, they were fucking useless & couldn’t have pushed me out the door any faster. My doctor didn’t advice me on anything to change diet wise & she didn’t explain what causes IBS or how I can prevent it. But they were happy enough to give me a prescription “to ease the cramping pain”. I’m really fussy about what I put…

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The best damn vegan nachos you’ll ever taste (& healthy homemade vegan cheese)

These are the best damn nachos I’ve ever tasted – seriously! And I’ve ate a lot of nachos in my 24 years of living – vegan & non vegan. Normally when I make nachos I use soya mince and supermarket fake cheese, but lately I’m trying to eat less processed food and more healthy whole food. So I decided to make these nachos with a homemade cheese sauce & black beans instead. And needless to say, they were banging! Are you a vegan on a budget? Check out these “17 tips for frugal vegans”! I usually make a big batch of the cheese sauce at the start of the week which costs about £0.50 to make and only takes around…

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How To Get More Superfoods In Your Diet
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How To Get More Superfoods In Your Diet – With A List Of 19 Superfoods!

If you haven’t been living under a rock for the past 10 years, then you’ll know exactly what I mean by the term ”superfoods”. And if you aren’t 100% sure what superfoods are, you’ve definitely heard about their potential nutritional benefits from your favourite health gurus on Instagram. With the amount of research on superfoods out there today, it’s not difficult to find out they all contain high levels of much-needed vitamins, minerals & nutrients, which are all amazing for your skin. Not to mention the antioxidants, good fats & healthy properties that are believed to lower the risk of certain diseases, as well as promoting weight loss. And to top it all off, all of these healthy vegan superfoods…

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Vegan cookbooks for cheap & lazy vegans under £15

Have you ever had one of those moments, staring into the fridge/freezer, looking at the abundance of food but hopelessly thinking “what the hell am I going to cook tonight?!” Don’t worry, we’ve all been there & it’s bloody annoying! Since becoming vegan I have definitely been more experimental & adventurous with my food, and although during the week my meals consist of the same ingredients made in different ways, I do love to switch my food up & make something I’ve never made before. Cookbooks like these are perfect for if you’re just starting your vegan journey & you have literally no idea what to cook. They’re also amazingly helpful for if you’ve got a party, event or BBQ…

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The Ultimate Vegan Food Label Guide
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The Ultimate Vegan Food Label Guide

I am one of those weird people who loves to food shop. I can easily spend an hour in the store just picking up a few bits. I love searching for new vegan products and there are a lot of them lately (2019 is definitely the year to be vegan yaaaas!) But it can seem really daunting shopping as a vegan, especially since most of the time you have to check the ingredients list on every products you pick up just to make sure it’s vegan. And sometimes, it’s not that clear & it can get quite confusing and frustrating. But don’t panic, because I have created this vegan food label guide to show you how to easily & quickly…

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17 Tips For Frugal Vegans
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17 Tips For Frugal Vegans

I don’t know about you, but I am always looking for new ways to save money, especially while on my weekly shop to the supermarket. There are many ways you can be a frugal vegan while eating an abundance of vegan food, and with these tips & some creativity you can easily thrive as a vegan on a budget. Even the smallest changes can make a big difference to your bank account at the end of the month. And if you’re already eating a plant-based diet, then you’ve more than likely adopted some or most of these tips already.

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How To Survive Your First Week As A Vegan
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How To Survive Your First Week As A Vegan

So you’ve decided to jump on the vegan train & see what all the fuss is about. CONGRATULATIONS – you’ve took the first (and most important) step! Now I’m not saying that this blog post will make you an expert in veganism, but it will definitely make your first week a hell of a lot easier. So firstly, what can you expect from your first week as a vegan? You will… Listen to at least 3/4 friends & family members lecture you on the nutritional benefits of meat & dairy – backing up their points with myths & shit they’ve heard on TV. Watch your closest family members turn into nutritionists, plant advocates, anthropologists & lions during discussions. Waste your time educating…

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Plant protein: The basics

Since becoming a vegan I can’t tell you the amount of times I’ve been asked “where you do you get your protein?” When you think of protein you automatically associate it with animal products. But whether you’re vegan, vegetarian, pescatarian or carnivore you can benefit from eating plant-based proteins.

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The ultimate list of vegan documentaries & movies
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The Ultimate List Of Vegan Documentaries & Movies

There are sooooo many amazing resources out there nowadays for educating yourself about veganism. So for the days when you want to sit back with a cup of tea in front of the TV, I wanted to round up the best documentaries/movies out there at the moment. This list includes documentaries/movies relating to health, the meat industry, animal agriculture, environmental impacts & more. I’ve included trailers so that you can get a feel of it before you actually watch it. And to make it better, most of these can be found on Netflix or youtube. Enjoy!   Cowspiracy: the sustainable secret (2014) Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret explores the impact of animal agriculture on environmental destruction. This was one of the first documentaries…

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