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Crying my way to Canada; An honest look at moving countries.

Crying my way to Canada; An honest look at moving countries.

I’m currently sitting on a plane doing my best panda impression. In about 6 hours, I’ll land in Vancouver and start living my Canadian dream. So why the hell am I crying? In Flight Entertainment I watched Lady Bird, a coming of age story about […]

Are blowjobs vegan? And other hilarious FAQs.

Are blowjobs vegan? And other hilarious FAQs.

Mum peering over my shoulder as I write this: “Is that a blob you’re writing?”. Yes, mum, welcome to my blob. It’s about blowjobs. She must be so proud. Disclaimer This is not one for the youngsters or the prudes. Or the parents really. I’ll […]

Being An Angry Vegan

Being An Angry Vegan

Yesterday, I did something most people would consider the actions of an angry vegan. I marched though central London chanting about animal liberation. More than 10,000 people showed up for the animals with banners and smiles and a whole lot of love. Why did I […]

GUEST BLOG: The Emotional Side-effects of a Spiking

GUEST BLOG: The Emotional Side-effects of a Spiking

When one of my closest friends was spiked recently, I wanted to provide this space for her to share her feelings. Spiking is something that needs to be handled with compassion so please give this a read. It’s written with humour and resilience and I […]

Having a normal drinking problem

Having a normal drinking problem

This is actually a terrifying post for me to write but I’m writing it with the mindset that if only one person finds value in it, then it’s worth it. I know that this is something that effects friends of mine and I’m writing it […]

Compassion Part 3: Our Minds

Compassion Part 3: Our Minds

In Part 2 of my mini series on compassion, I looked at loving and respecting your body as they’re smarter than we give them credit for! The next logical step is to look at our minds. I’m a huge believer that if you’re not tuned […]

Why is being unhealthy normal?

Why is being unhealthy normal?

I’ve been wrestling with a few things recently. Unfortunately, none of these things were (Insert name of hot wrestler here. I don’t know any, sorry), I actually Googled hot men wrestlers now as I’m that clueless. I thought it would be like typing in hot […]

Best Vegan Food Amsterdam; Amsterdammmm, it’s good

Best Vegan Food Amsterdam; Amsterdammmm, it’s good

Let me start by saying it is not hard to find vegan food in Amsterdam, or in most big cities in the world these days. How? You could type in “Best Vegan Food Amsterdam” and read this helpful (even if I do say so myself) […]

Awakening Compassion: My first vegan outreach

Awakening Compassion: My first vegan outreach

Yesterday, I did something I’ve been meaning to do for the longest time and I had a profound sense of being in the right place doing what I’m meant to be doing. With Manchester Animal Action, I handed out vegan food and spoke to people […]

Easy Vegan Chocolate Cake

Easy Vegan Chocolate Cake

Hello fellow chocolate lover! Welcome to your new favourite recipe… Today, I am sharing a recipe that brings back so many memories for me. I used to order chocolate fudge cake every time I went out for dinner as a child. If somewhere didn’t have […]