Monthly Archives: June 2011

Am I moving too fast for you?

There is a place in the north of England with crooked lanes paved with old stones. This town knows a brutal and harsh history. Pubs are named after torture devices and methods of execution while a seemingly-benign grass patch hides … Continue reading

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I find another beauty mark with every glass of red wine

I wanted to write a post with a long title and a short story. Vegan red wine is available at UK supermarket chain Sainsbury’s in a plastic bottle. This pleases me immensely. The Cabernet Sauvignon is delicious and ridiculously inexpensive. … Continue reading

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To infinity and beyond

I love a quality co-operative grocery store and that love turns to adoration when a grocery store is completely vegetarian. If you are in Brighton and on the look out for vegan groceries, you couldn’t really do better than stopping … Continue reading

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A plant-based feast

There is a charming eatery tucked away in West Yorkshire that is a firm favourite of the FGV. Dandelion & Burdock is a completely vegan restaurant that serves up some of the finest cruelty-free food anywhere in the world. I … Continue reading

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Say vegan cheese

Every now and then something so revolutionary comes along, it turns the vegan world upside down. Vegusto is one of those things. Don’t say I didn’t warn you! During the last few months I have been enjoying a new vegan … Continue reading

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October is my favourite month

Being vegan in London has just been blown sky high with amazingness. If you think that sounds like hyperbole on overdrive, check out the new vegan patisserie known as October Cafe and you’ll soon see the reason for my excitement. … Continue reading

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Crisp alert

The approach of summer really isn’t amounting to much here in the UK. The warm days are few and far between while the rain has been visiting more than usual. We are in dire need of a morale boost in … Continue reading

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