Moving Mayhem and Microwaves

Let me see if I can get this written in the next two hours!  It’s been a funny old week, what with moving a friend’s daughter over the weekend, my sinuses playing up and the other ‘me’ saying negative things in my head.  As a result, I’ve not only not got much done around the… Continue reading Moving Mayhem and Microwaves

Fact or Fiction

[Veganism is…] “…a philosophy and way of living which seeks to exclude—as far as is possible and practicable—all forms of exploitation of, and cruelty to, animals for food, clothing or any other purpose; and by extension, promotes the development and use of animal-free alternatives for the benefit of humans, animals and the environment. In dietary terms it denotes the practice of dispensing with all… Continue reading Fact or Fiction

Love is in the Air

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner but as I’ve mentioned before, my partner is a Buddhist and doesn’t celebrate anything.  As a borderline Pægan myself, I like to celebrate everything!  But here’s the crunch, I don’t like commercialism and refuse to be told when and how to celebrate my feelings for the man I… Continue reading Love is in the Air


“We are happier in many ages when we are old, than when we are young.  The young sow wild oats, the old grow sage!” Sir Winston Churchill I’ve mentioned my garden several times now but at this time of year, there’s not much going on.  Even the bulbs are barely poking through.  However, although there’s… Continue reading Herbology

To Veganuary and Beyond

Veganuary, vegruary, vegarch…er…  megan… um…, either way, I see myself as still being a vegan in March and beyond.  I’ve enjoyed the challenges of the past few weeks, not to mention the money saved and a lot of it is down to the support of like-minded people on the Veganuary Facebook page.  The website is… Continue reading To Veganuary and Beyond