Book Review: Vegetarian to Vegan by Sarah Taylor

Happy Friday everyone! We made it successfully through the first work week of 2016, yippee! Although I can't say much; I have very much been taking advantage of my last ever academic holiday this festive season. The year didn't have the best beginning for me and as such I have had an awful lot of … Continue reading Book Review: Vegetarian to Vegan by Sarah Taylor

Investigation Time: Lola’s Apothecary, Magnitone & Little Ondine

Hi everyone, happy Wednesday! It's time to put three companies under the microscope again and see if they're cruelty-free and whether or not they have vegan options. First up we have Lola's Apothecary. I emailed them my usual email template and this was Lola's response: "We are an independent business based on a family farm, … Continue reading Investigation Time: Lola’s Apothecary, Magnitone & Little Ondine

Clothing Review – Vegan Skechers

Over a year ago I decided to go cruelty-free and in that transition was a wardrobe purge. I got rid of all my clothing items that were leather, wool or suede. I was sort of lucky because I only needed to get rid of about three items. However, one of them I was sad to … Continue reading Clothing Review – Vegan Skechers

Investigation Time: Aldi, Reckitt Benckiser & Edgewell Personal Care

Hi everyone, it's time to put three more companies under the microscope and check out their animal-testing policies and their vegan status. First up we have Aldi. Aldi is a widely known supermarket that makes a lot of own brand products including skincare, oral care and household products. It is also the closest store to … Continue reading Investigation Time: Aldi, Reckitt Benckiser & Edgewell Personal Care

Food Review: Wilde Irish Dark Chocolate Praline Spread

Recently I was at the Milk Market in Limerick City and my boyfriend and I popped our heads into a pop-up chocolate store there; Wilde Irish Chocolates. All of the products are handmade in Tuamgraney, Co. Clare. I've been trying to eat more healthily (doesn't always work out) and choose the vegan option when I … Continue reading Food Review: Wilde Irish Dark Chocolate Praline Spread

Investigation Time: Sigma, Laura Mercier & Cosnova

Happy Wednesday! It's investigation time again. Today, once again we'll be looking at three companies and whether or not they are cruelty-free and what their vegan status is. First up is Sigma. Commonly known as a cruelty-free company but it is always good to check! This is the email response I received: "Thank you for … Continue reading Investigation Time: Sigma, Laura Mercier & Cosnova

Food Review: Linda McCartney Sausages

Hi everyone! This will be a review of a different kind today but who doesn't love food, right? Linda McCartney is a line of vegetarian foods but among them are some vegan gold mines! These sausages are so good. I've been eating them for months and even if I lost my mind and went back … Continue reading Food Review: Linda McCartney Sausages