PHB Ethical Beauty – moisturiser and BB cream

PHB Ethical Beauty – moisturiser and BB cream

Yanno friends, the last few months have been a bit up-and-down. For a good ol’ fashioned bit of splendid news to come along was exactly what I needed early in the new year when Vegan Life magazine let me know I’d won a competition on their Facebook page. A £50 voucher for PHB Ethical Beauty was … Read More

Vegan skincare and makeup products for oily/problem skin

Vegan skincare and makeup products for oily/problem skin

This post, or the subject of this post, was meant to be my first proper YouTube vloggums. I recorded it once. I recorded it twice. I recorded it a third time. I made two different finished versions. I grappled with iMovie and the sound of my own voice. I’m afraid to say I wimped out in … Read More

Vegan TK Maxx (Beauty) Booty

Vegan TK Maxx (Beauty) Booty

I saw a l’il post online somewhere recently about vegan goodies available in Target. I’m not entirely sure of Target’s UK equivalent (if there is one), but I got to thinking about TK Maxx since C mentioned recently that they were stocking a lot of Matt & Nat gear, and I dimly recalled them selling all sorts … Read More

Vegan Product & Link Roundup! Bag, BB cream, Buffers and more.

Vegan Product & Link Roundup! Bag, BB cream, Buffers and more.

So I haven’t really cooked much splendid food lately. I have eaten some absolutely top notch slices of toast. I also had a splendid Chinese takeout dinner, and a honking burger at V Revolution. I have done a bit of buying of stuff and lusting after stuff lately, though. And I’ve come across a couple … Read More

Vegan Yorkshire Puddings, Take One (and a makeup update)

Vegan Yorkshire Puddings, Take One (and a makeup update)

Ok so, I know the whole world has gone flipping bananas for aquafaba (BEAN JUICE) in the last year or so. I have completely missed the boat with this one; I am way late for the party. There was a boat that left for the party and I missed it and therefore I was uber … Read More

2016 Resolution : MORE (vegan) MAKE-UP

2016 Resolution : MORE (vegan) MAKE-UP

There were a couple of things that prompted my last post, which turned out to be a m-a-m-m-o-t-h roundup of all things vegan. One of those was my discovery of the Veganuary website, and my pleasant surprise at all the info therein. Another was my discovery of a couple of excellent makeup related posts including … 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