If you follow me on social media, you may already know that I’m participating in Veganuary this year. It’s something I’ve been meaning to undertake for several years running but have never quite found myself committing to.
“That’s a textbook shot!”
A proud father beams as his young son shoots and kills his first buck with a bullet between the eyes. Continue reading “Trophy – What is the Cost of Saving a Species from Extinction?”
A while back I posted a haul of pretty products I bought from cosmetics brand Urban Decay and the post raised the issue of animal testing in the cosmetics industry. Continue reading “Animal Testing in Cosmetics – The Parent Company Debate”
Two weeks ago, for the first time in over ten years, I ate meat.
Pork, to be precise. Little slivers of pork or bacon – something from a pig – in soup. Continue reading “I Ate Meat. Does it Really Matter?”
Many years ago, when my parents purchased our family home’s first leather couch and placed it in the living room, I refused to sit on it. I sat on the rug on the floor to watch TV for about two weeks out of protest. Continue reading “Why Leather Isn’t in My Wardrobe”
Today there was a sweepstake at work for the Grand National horse race tomorrow. It’s a huge event that the whole country, race fans or not, gamblers or not, seems to get involved in. Continue reading “Why I’m Not Betting on the Grand National”
When I was in hospital in Canada a few years ago, I told them on Day One that I was a vegetarian. Low and behold, when the first meal was brought to me, I lifted off the plastic lid to find rice topped with vegetables… and chicken. Continue reading “Can’t You Just Pick the Meat Off? A Rant.”
I have never dated a fellow vegetarian.
Asking a guy his dietary habits when he asks for my phone number is not exactly how I roll. Continue reading “Vegetarian Dating: Yay or Nay to Meaty Mouths?”
Fact: Music festivals and live events are not always veggie-friendly environments. Continue reading “Veggie-Friendly Festival Food: Does it Exist?”
Dear fellow food bloggers,
If you post a recipe on your blog that has fish in it, please do not tag it at ‘vegetarian’. Because it’s not. It’s pescetarian. Continue reading “No, I Do NOT Eat Fish”
I may be well out of school (and not even British) but I still hold out hope that my delivery owl just got very lost and will one day rap its beak on my window and deliver my invitation to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Continue reading “Do I Have to Eat Hog at Hogwarts? A Magical Dilemma!”