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Roxy and Ben from So Vegan think it’s about time we started talking about our armpits… Armpits? Bear with us! Over the past few years we’ve both been slowly making changes to our lifestyles in an effort to live more sustainably. Whether it’s big switches like adopting a vegan diet or small steps such as buying a reusable coffee cup, we’re More...

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shop second-hand to save the planet
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Friday, October 11th, 2019

So Vegan: Why we should shop second-hand to save the planet

In this new monthly feature, vegan chef and blogger Roxy Pope from So Vegan explores the topic of second-hand clothing… Fashion plays a powerful role in people’s lives. It has the power to raise our self-esteem More...

vegan date ideas
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Wednesday, October 9th, 2019

Top 15 vegan dates: Creative vegan date ideas for lovers in the UK

Finding the perfect date idea that is fun and vegan-friendly can be very hard and time-consuming – even paintballing isn’t vegan-friendly! We have put together a list of 15 date ideas that are vegan-friendly More...

vegan advent calendars
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Monday, October 7th, 2019

The best vegan advent calendars for Christmas 2019

Countdown to Christmas with these deliciously festive vegan advent calendars for Christmas 2019.  1. NOMO Vegan & Free-From Advent Calendar (£9.99) Following on from its launch earlier this year, free-from More...

brands cashing in on veganism
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Friday, October 4th, 2019

Big name brands making big vegan bucks: The brands cashing in on veganism

It may not always be morality driving the vegan explosion – Rich Hobday looks at the brands cashing in on the lifestyle. From Tesco and Greggs to Waterstones and McDonalds, it seems that an increasing number More...

unbound project animal sanctuaries
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Friday, October 4th, 2019

Meet the women who founded extraordinary animal sanctuaries

Unbound Project report on three extraordinary women helping change animal lives for the better. If you ever find yourself overwhelmed by all that is wrong in the world, or feel like you are battling alone, I’d More...

selling vegan products in meat aisle
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Tuesday, September 24th, 2019

OPINION: Selling plant-based products in the meat aisle benefits animals and the planet

Toni Vernelli from Veganuary explains why selling vegan meat alternatives in the meat aisle is a great move for animals and the planet. Today, Britain’s largest supermarket, Tesco, has announced it is launching More...

By VeganFoodAndLiving On Friday, September 20th, 2019

How to channel your eco-anxiety

Feeling stressed about the future of the planet? There’s plenty we can do, says Colette Earley. It only takes reading the headlines or skimming through your social media to be alerted to melting glaciers, droughts, More...

vegan medicine
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Friday, September 13th, 2019

Bringing plant-based medicine into mainstream medicine

Medical professionals get little training on nutrition, despite prolific killers that can be prevented or managed with diet. Joseph Stratton finds out more… The power of a plant-based diet Healthy nutrition More...

vegan diet combats climate change
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Wednesday, September 11th, 2019

Eat your greens: How eating a vegan diet can help combat climate change

Dr Justine Butler reveals why a vegan diet is the greenest diet. Scientists are convinced we have little more than 10 years to get climate change under control! The government has been advised to aim for zero net More...