So I recently bought a pack of beeswax wraps, and while I do use them they are expensive and only certain sizes. However I do have lots of fat quarters so I have bought the ingredients to make my own, ok so I’m not going to get much different sizes, but once I’ve worked out… Continue reading Beeswax and bottles
So I’m looking at various vegan items, non food based. The trouble I have is that while some do use natural materials, a lot especially cheaper items, are all man made fibres, which really is no more ethical than using wool. If anything it’s less, wool is sheared from sheep with very little upset to… Continue reading Man Made
It’s finally warmed up enough for me to begin planting my seeds. Spinach is still going from last year, but since I had so much success with the courgettes I’ve planted those again. Sunflowers again too, those for the bees and the birds rather than for me. I’ve put in a few beetroot seeds, not… Continue reading Springtime
Plastic seems to have come into focus recently, which is great and I hope that changes really do get made. However I do think people have made plastic too easy, too convenient. I think the majority of people will have the why change something that is so easy attitude and not care about the affects… Continue reading Plastic Media
Soup has been my main thing to cook recently, I made a sweet potato and butternut squash one the other day and today I made a mushroom one. I’m definitely thinking of making more as they can easily be frozen in containers. I may try to cook some in the slow cooker as well, I’ll… Continue reading Soup
So I’ve been veggie for around 2 weeks now, and it’s going a lot easier than I thought it would. Right now I’m not so focused on the small thing like gelatin and other hidden animal products, I do try and avoid if I know it has it in it, but if I do have… Continue reading Food!
I finished the new Netflix documentary Rotten last night, a 6 episode show with each episode featuring a different food. The topics covered were, Honey, Peanuts, Garlic, Chickens, Milk and Fish. Each had some legal or scientific story to go with it, from stealing bees to killing entire chicken farms. It was all very interesting,… Continue reading Rotten