Beer Festivals and Making New Friends

Beer Festivals and Making New Friends

It’s been a hectic couple of weeks here at S-B Towers; I’ve been madly trying to prepare for the second year of my Anthrozoology MA, and also gearing up to starting a New Job (Again). Both begin on the same day, so as usual the planets aligned and made September the busiest month. At least this year … Read More

Teatime Collective, Manchester (and some sewing)

Teatime Collective, Manchester (and some sewing)

Both living in East Manchester and an exceptional level of personal laziness have contributed to me never having visited Teatime Collective before now, even though it opened back in late 2013. Teatime Collective is a now (I think!) 100% vegan cafe and ice cream parlour also offering custom-made bakes, and event catering. I was dead … Read More

Vegan Leeds, Folk Frolics, B12 Woes

Vegan Leeds, Folk Frolics, B12 Woes

So, it’s been a bit grim up North lately. Just the weather for a nice weekend in Leeds. If you DIDN’T go to Leeds this weekend then here’s what you missed: A glorious vista, yes? This was the view from our 5th floor aparthotel room (cos we’re fancy) as we frolicked off to sunny Leeds … Read More

Vegan Paris 2015

Vegan Paris 2015

Dearest Blog Reader Folks, I am devastated to be back in a cold, harsh, wet world of reality. C and I went off to Paris for a few days last week, returning late last night. I’m slightly ashamed to confess that, amongst my other mystery health concerns, it seems I have a whopper of a B12 … Read More