How Veganism Made Me A Better Cook

I’ve been vegan for about two and a half years; I started transitioning in January 2016.  Since then, my interest in, and relationship to cooking has evolved.  Since changing my diet, I’ve endeavoured to shift my values in other areas of my life, from the way I grocery shop, to what clothes and makeup I…

Tips for Sustainable Shopping

As someone who loves style, fashion and shopping for clothes, learning to shop more sustainably and ethically has been quite the journey over the last few years.  Fortunately for me, my mom and sisters have always been conscious shoppers, and very aware of their consumption of clothing, and the deplorable conditions that people (and children)…

Five Practical Tips For Going Plant-Based

Tip #1: Figure out your why This is important when you want to make any lifestyle change whatsoever.  You need to do some reflecting and figure out why you want to make these changes.  The reasons have to be personal to you and be meaningful.  Simply wanting to change the way you eat in hopes…

Three Tips for Going Vegan with a Partner

I just want to start this post off with a couple of caveats. Firstly, I consider myself a vegan, but if we get down to the brass tacks, plant-based might be a more appropriate term, simply because I still consume honey, and some of the non-food items that I purchase, namely makeup, are not always vegan…