Welcome to meatless Mondays, every Monday I will be posting delicious vegetarian and vegan recipes that everyone can enjoy! Meatless Mondays is a wide spread idea to cut down meat intake and help people find new ways to enjoy food and get their protein another way. Today’s recipe is sweet potato falafels which go great […]Read More MEATLESS MONDAYS – sweet potato falafels
This is my long overdue account of going vegetarian. The original plan was to document my transition, from the beginning. Seven months down the line and I’m finally in a position to look back on it, but before you scoff and stuff your face with meat, let me explain some things to you. I have […]Read More Going…Going…Gone Vegetarian
It’s been exactly two weeks since I gave blood for the first time and guess what? It really wasn’t that bad! I was expecting huge needles, mean nurses and most of all I was expecting to feel it. Everything about my experience was the complete opposite. The staff were friendly, helpful and informative. The needle really isn’t […]Read More Giving blood: It’s not that bad!
Yes, you read that correctly, this pierced, tattooed, person on the other end of this blog, is afraid of needles. Not any old needle but the hypodermic needle. Being faced with an upcoming injection is my equivalent of the average person seeing a spider on the light switch. I would much rather run in the […]Read More The Importance of Giving Blood: From Someone Afraid of Needles.
Election time is almost here, are you ready for the 2015 elections? Or have you paid it no mind, thinking voting is pointless? Give me a chance to convince you otherwise! Please note this is a biased blog, mostly full of my own […]Read More Why you need to vote
Unfortunately I had to cancel my 100 book challenge, after I had fallen behind by two weeks, I knew I wouldn’t make it to the 100 mark in time! I’m also moving this summer, in 5 weeks time, so the preparation for that means I haven’t had the time, so instead I am going to […]Read More Too many plans
(or at least I did!) What is a Kakapo? Tada! It is the world’s rarest parrot, flightless, dense, bright green, apparently smells musty (thank you Mr Fry) and they are severely endangered. If this doesn’t give you the urge to google them like your life depends on it, here are some more little tidbits. The […]Read More Kakapo: The animal you wish you had known about years ago.