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  • 10 a day, the vegan way
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    10 a day, the vegan way

    10 a day, keeps the doctor away You’ve no doubt heard by now that new research suggests we increase our fruit and veg intake from 5 portions to 10 portions a day. To say…

    15th March 2017
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    Kitchen Dance Party

    I’ll be honest, right here and now, I’m not dancing. After a weekend of the stomach flu I’m all out of shimmy. With barely enough energy or inclination to feed myself, let alone get my…

    30th January 2017
  • How to make coking fun
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    How to make cooking fun.

    There’s a rumour going around that cooking is a chore. A time sucking, energy sapping, monster of a chore. As someone who takes great pleasure in eating, cooking, thinking and talking about food I…

    26th January 2017
  • Vegan Grocery Haul
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    Vegan Grocery Haul

    We live in a tiny semi-rural village in the Lancashire countryside, this is perfect for long walks with the dogs but not so much for easy vegan pickings. The bus route past our house…

    22nd January 2017
  • Vegan meal planning
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    5 Vegan Meal Planning Tips

    Vegan meal planning is not sexy. it’s what is known as a thankless task. A behind the scenes chore to keep everything running smoothly with zero bragging rights. Like shaving your toes or unblocking…

    21st January 2017
  • Vegan 365 - Day three - Vegan Downer
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    Vegan Downer

    Since turning vegan I can’t tell you how many times I hear people say, “I love animals… But” and then I stop listening and punch them in the throat. Just kidding, I’m checking your…

    18th January 2017
  • The vegan that came to tea
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    The vegan who came to tea

    My biggest self-imposed challenge so far has been tackling the evening meal. Despite my supportive and fabulous family, as the main chef of the household I feel pressure. I feel the need to perform,…

    14th April 2015
  • Vegans that lunch
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    Vegans that lunch.

    We’ve made it through a week of vegan breakfasts and now its time to tackle the 2nd meal of the day. As someone who eats their afternoon meal solo most of the week I…

    16th March 2015
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    Start with breakfast.

    I decided to start with breakfast as its my least favourite meal of the day. There I said it, get over it and move on. As someone who’s been ostracised from civilised breakfast society for…

    2nd March 2015