Aspiring to be unattainably thin and beautiful is an old gig. Now it's all about "loving yourself as you are" (physically of course). But what about not giving a fuck? Is that allowed yet?
Ah Yule. Christmas time. Full of lovely jubbly things... Crackers, weird paper hats that you apparently have to wear for the entire meal, that fish thing that tells you if you are sexy or not sexy (a very British cracker toy and the only one anyone actually finds slightly amusing). Trees. Lights. Candles. Presents. And FOOD. … Continue reading Christmas time, mistletoe and crap loads of meat
When I was fourteen, I decided I wanted to become a vegetarian. Whether it was that horrible documentary I saw about piggies in slaughter houses (ouch), or the fact that I had a best friend who beat me to it (what I now realise, was probably in pursuit of a cute-ish blonde boy who was … Continue reading Deciding to become a vegetarian (and failing miserably)
Eating vegan in Cuba is...tricky. Eggs are big in Cuba. Pork is big in Cuba. Lobster is big in Cuba. Vegetables on the other hand? Not so much. The funny thing is that Cuba has the climate and the land to grow really great fruit and vegetables, but I guess the sugar plantain legacy from … Continue reading How to find vegan food in Cuba
Has the indecision and debate around climate change turned it into a skewed religion? As though it's something you can believe in, or not believe in, like the old testament.
Hello there my fellow millennials, with our special snowflake paradox that fucks with our heads and makes us think we are simultaneously “special” yet also “not quite good enough”.