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9 Athletes you didn’t know were vegan

1. Lewis Hamilton There ain’t no meat or dairy in this F1 superstar’s tank. Yup, since 2017, Lewis Hamilton is proud to be vegan. 2. Barny Du Plessis This one-time Mr. Universe vegan bodybuilder quips that, “The world’s strongest animals are plant-eaters: gorillas, buffaloes, elephants, and me.” 3. Venus Williams It’s definitely ‘love all’ for …

Recipe 101: Hands down the 3 best vegan Guacamole recipes out there

Our Recipe 101 feature compares three popular recipes for just one vegan dish. The idea? To find out which method most floats your boat! This time, we’re going to ‘avo’ look at one of our favourites: guacamole. We’re big fans of guac, and we love fast and easy guacamole recipes. Our favourites come courtesy of …

20 GIFs That Sum Up How Great It Feels To Be Vegan

1. When people begin complimenting you on how good your skin and hair are looking 2. That funny mix between excitement, relief and greed when someone tells you the snacks are vegan 3. Feeling all energised and someone asks you if you fancy going for a run with them and you’re like… 4. How your …

The Smurf Latte: Everything you need to know about the latest vegan superfood craze

Turns out the claim that there’s no such thing as a naturally occurring blue food is balderdash. Behold, this little cup of all-natural Smurf-tastic blueness… What is it? That, my friend, is a vegan superfood ‘Smurf Latte’. Its creators, the owners of a vegan café in Melbourne called Matcha Mylkbar, had absolutely no idea that …

Recipe 101: Hands down the 3 best hummus recipes

In our Recipe 101 features, we choose a favourite vegan dish, meal or staple and pick three of the best recipes for it. We’re going straight in with the ultimate vegan can’t-do-without: hummus! In our humble opinion, our failsafe hummus recipes come with sincere thanks to Jamie Oliver, Minimalist Baker and Oh She Glows. Jamie …

London’s top 5 best vegan burgers

1. Mildred’s Head to Mildred’s in Dalston to experience possibly one of the most life-changing burgers of all time. The restaurant is one of the proud stockists of the incredible Moving Mountains B12 Vegan Burger, which has been engineered to closely mimic a beef patty, even ‘bleeding’ (beetroot juice) when cut open. As the name …

6 of the best cruelty-free and vegan makeup brands out there

1. Kat Von D Known for her ‘alternative’ aesthetic, American animal rights activist and super MUA (makeup artist, btw) Katherine von Drachenberg is famous for her crazy shades – think cobalt blue eyebrow powders, black lipsticks, and opalescent cheek highlighters – but stocks a glorious range of classic colour palettes too. Check out the makeup …

5 tried and tested alternatives to honey that you will love

1. Maple Syrup One of our favourite sweeteners, maple syrup is extracted from maple trees using taps and spouts bored into the trunks. Packed full of goodness, it’s said that maple syrup is bursting with antioxidants (things that fight off nasty free radicals in your body), is rich in manganese (great for your nerves, brain …

16 highly irritating things people say to vegans

1. Where do you get your protein from? A: Exactly the same places your protein gets theirs. 2. Are you still vegan? A: Yes, actually. It’s a lifestyle choice: not a bug that’s ‘doing the rounds’ in an office. 3. Aren’t all vegans underweight and sickly? A: Only the ones who only eat junk food …

The politics of veganism: You won’t believe these 5 UK MPs are vegan

1. Kerry McCarthy Labour MP for Bristol East, Kerry McCarthy has been vegan for almost 30 years, and was the first vegan MP to assume a seat in the House of Commons. She’s responsible for instigating the Food Waste Reduction Bill in the UK, and is an active member of the Environment, Food and Rural …