A Very Well Illustrated Moan

A Very Well Illustrated Moan

Hello lovely blog chums! I sure hope you’ve all enjoyed a tremendous weekend? We celebrated one week in our new place by being super lazy. I might have been the most lazy, I’m not sure. Lately my time has been spent alternating between big bursts of activity/productivity, and then extended periods of sitting on my bum eating … Read More

Monotonous Miniscule Blogging Mojo Moan and MEETING A HERO

Monotonous Miniscule Blogging Mojo Moan and MEETING A HERO

Hello blog friends near and far. I am here! I live! This particular round of bloggers’-block took me by surprise. I’ve had a bit of an Internet-hiatus (of sorts) overall. I even got BEHIND ON INSTAGRAM. You guyz, that is pretty rare. Starting my amazing new job has been an adjustment. Lots to absorb and … Read More

Top 10 Practical Tips for Very Easy, Sustainable and Inclusive Veganism in the UK

Top 10 Practical Tips for Very Easy, Sustainable and Inclusive Veganism in the UK

This post last updated 19 February 2017 Once upon a time in 2012 I wrote a totally n00by ‘how to be vegan in the UK’ post. Here she is. Bless! I’d been vegan for a while then too, but I guess I had a lot to learn, and provisions have also wayyyyyy improved since then. Just … Read More

On vegan-bashing, fat shaming, and cancer-causing bacon

On vegan-bashing, fat shaming, and cancer-causing bacon

Time to get serious for just a mo you guys. (CW for talk of eating disorders.) So I guess you’ve probably seen the news about the World Health Organisation’s (WHO) research on the links between processed meats and cancer, right? I linked to the Guardian report on this because, as usual, the Guardian is pretty … Read More

No MOFO

No MOFO

Hey you guysssssss. Urghhhh I am such a poor specimen of blogger the past few months/years/forever. I will be honest: my mental health has taken a pretty mammoth dive in recent times. It’s always been a bit wobbly and unreliable, but the last months have been a bit more intense FOR NO APPARENT REASON which … Read More

On Imminent Homelessness, Plants, Vegan Knitting and No Food At All

On Imminent Homelessness, Plants, Vegan Knitting and No Food At All

Well now, what an interesting week it’s been. I continue to be somewhat under attack from the letting agents from HELL who are effectively threatening me with eviction if I don’t remove a negative Google review of their services. Nice! I did spend an hour or so blubbing to my Mother yesterday, which is tremendously … Read More

On Knitting, Attempted Evictions, Junk Food and Vegan MOFO 2014

On Knitting, Attempted Evictions, Junk Food and Vegan MOFO 2014

Dearest Lovely Readers, My life is a shambles. Last year I failed at Vegan MOFO because I’d just moved into my new flat following a brief spell of almost homelessness, after my long term partner came home one day and decided our relationship was over. I had no internet access and I tried valiantly to … Read More