Honey is made by animals. No bees make honey specifically to feed humans – despite what The Bee Movie would have you believe, they’ve yet to work out that we eat it.Read more "Why is honey not vegan?"
A few people said that they found shopping for vegan and cruelty free cosmetics confusing, and so ended up feeling overwhelmed and sticking with the products that they know. Hopefully, I can shed a little light on getting a cruelty free face easily, and not too expensively, here in the UK.Read more "A Beginner’s Guide to Vegan Makeup (UK)"
I’m trying to get into some more positive habits, in particular, getting in touch with natures’s regular cycles – the moon, and the seasons especially. I’ve always been drawn to lunar astrology, and I’ve been through quite a transformative stage in life over the past couple of years – so it feels like something I should tune […]Read more "Full Moon Gratitude List #1"
The uncomfortable truth is that we are currently experiencing a public health crisis as a result of falling breastfeeding rates. Believe me, as a Mum who previously didn’t breastfeed and felt uneasy hearing about the benefits of breastfeeding, I know that this isn’t a topic everyone is happy discussing.Read more "Hands off our World Breastfeeding Week!"
Tell me, Kent County Council, what your saving of £400,000 will be spent on, that is so much more important than giving women the support that they need to feed their babies?Read more "How Kent County Council’s new money saving proposal could put thousands of Mothers and babies at risk"
Don’t be put off if you’re not a beetroot fan, the taste of beetroot shouldn’t be strong in the finished cake, it’s significantly over-ridden by decadent chocolatey-nessRead more "Recipe: An easy vegan birthday cake"
TotsBots, who produce the fabulous EasyFit Star, which is one of my favourite and most commonly recommended cloth nappies, recently sent Quinn their new swim nappy to put to the test.Read more "New TotsBots SwimTots reusable swim nappies"