Mr Green V’s family come from just outside Newcastle-Under-Lyme, which is fast becoming a bit of a vegan hotspot! Mr Green V’s mum discovered a new shop in the centre called True Obsession, and reported back to me that it sells a great range of vegan-friendly products. Tomasz, the owner of the shop, got in touch with me and asked if I would like to try out some of the vegan range from Stara Mydlarnia – a Polish brand that is sold in store at True Obsession. Sometimes it’s not always easy to get hold of vegan and cruelty-free products… View Post

I’m a little bit in love. I have to admit, I’ve always struggled to find decent, reasonably priced products that are vegan and cruelty-free here in Belgium, which is why if you ever see me on the Eurostar from the UK I’ve usually got a tonne of Superdrug’s B range items with me, and other new products that I want to try out.. There are of course bio shops here that have a selection of suitable items, but they always seem to be really expensive, or (dare I say it) not very good. When I was contacted by the lovely… View Post

Hello kitty cats! So Christmas is pretty much upon us, and I feel that there are lots of us who are perhaps feeling a little frazzled, tired and exhausted at the moment. I myself have had a slightly mad week, with feeling under the weather, traveling back home to the UK, and trying to get on top of everything work-wise before giving myself a couple of days off. I also know that for some, Christmas is not a particularly happy time, and life can seem more of a struggle at this time of year. There are various UK Christmas hotlines… View Post