Yolande And Andrew - Taste Of Self Sufficiency 1

Sylvia Smith meets Yolande and Andrew, a self-sufficient couple growing their own fruits and vegetables without animal by-products   Every morning brings a fresh surprise whether it is a formerly crook-back, slender stem that has straightened up or a tightly packed bud that has flung itself open — there is always something new to see…

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ASOS Launches Vegan Teen Skincare Range 3

ASOS, the online shopping giant have added a vegan skincare range to their cosmetics ranges called 31st State. Originally aimed at teenage boys, a popular item in the range is The Overnight Clearing Pads, which is used by many women and teenage girls when the occasional break out may appear and the products are based…

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The Stable Offering Free Vegan Pizza 4

The Stable are having a free vegan pizza night at their Cardiff restaurant. The event starts at 6pm on the 28th February, and they’ll keep making vegan pizza to give away until they run out of dough. The Stable have held free pizza events at some of their restaurants in different locations across the country…

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chickpea omelette mushrooms peppers brunch spinach

Cutting out eggs doesn’t mean cutting out omelettes. Try this recipe for a chickpea omelette loaded with mushrooms, peppers and spinach Makes 2 large omelettes   Ingredients For the Batter 3/4 cup chickpea flour ¾ cup unsweetened soy milk 2tsp. apple cider vinegar 2tsp. nutritional yeast ¼ tsp. turmeric ¼ tsp. garlic powder ¼ tsp.…

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Chia French Toast with Caramelised Bananas 8

Put together a deliciously sweet weekend brunch with this recipe for Chia French Toast with Caramelised Bananas, topped with Maple Syrup Makes 4 servings | Prep time: 20 minutes | Cooking time: 10 minutes   Ingredients For the Batter 1 ½ tbsp ground chia seeds 2 tbsp maple syrup 1 cup unsweetened vegan milk (we…

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This Year's Must-See Vegan Documentaries 9

We’ve compiled together a list of this year’s must-see vegan documentaries, that each look at different areas of the food industry, animal agriculture and the issues that we face as a result of this. Environmental concerns are at the forefront of Eating Our Way To Extinction, the ethical problems of the food industry are the…

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A Vegan Valentine's Day 10

If you’re looking for the perfect gift for your other half, going for a romantic dinner or still looking for that special someone, we’ve rounded up a few events, restaurants and gift ideas ready for Valentine’s Day. Gifts Lush – With Love gift set This lovely gift set from Lush has the Ro’s Argan body…

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vegan cruelty-free beauty subscription boxes

We give you a selection of the best beauty subscription boxes that provide vegan and cruelty-free products   Editor’s Pick – The Vegan Kind Beauty Box — £18.15 for one box (including p&p) The Vegan Kind Beauty Box is not a monthly subscription box and therefore you pay per box. You can subscribe for one box,…

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chocolate pistachio sea salt mousse

If you’re cooking your valentine a meal this evening, why not try this chocolate, pistachio and sea salt mousse for dessert. Makes 6     Ingredients 1x 400g tin cooked chickpeas in water 3 tbsp caster sugar 35g (1/3 cup) cacao powder 1 tsp vanilla extract or powder 80ml (1/3 cup) maple syrup 2 large,…

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rose pistachio meringue kisses

Give your loved one a delicious vegan treat this Valentine’s Day with these delicate rose and pistachio meringue kisses Makes 30-40 mini meringues     Ingredients 1x 400g tin chickpeas, drained (save the chickpeas for another recipe) 100g (1/2 cup) caster sugar 2 tsp rose water 1 tsp cream of tartar 1 tsp xantham gum…

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