Issue #112
July 7, 2015

Is Your Beer Vegan?

Patio season is in full swing, but as you knock back a cold one, how sure are you that your libation is cruelty-free? Most of us don’t think to check whether our beer of choice is vegan, simply because unlike a latte or smoothie, there’s no real obvious reason why it wouldn’t be. Think again. Many beers have animal products hiding in their ingredient list, including gelatin (crushed up animal bones and hooves), isinglass, chitin (crab shells), collagen and casein (intestines). These anima ... Read More

What's on Your Summer Reading List?

There’s nothing like a good summer read for lounging in a hammock, on a dock, or under the shade of a big tree. And if you’re not feeling the 50 Shades phenomenon (or have read it three times and are in need of something new) these are the 5 books that have made it onto my summer reading list – all recommended to me as books that are guaranteed to give a dose of world-changing inspiration. ... Read More

Celebrities You Never Knew were Vegetarian

Did I say vegetarian? I actually meant Vegan. It seems that vegan doesn’t mean all hippie and granola these days - these 12 heartthrobs are each fuelled by a plant based diet! And if you're worried ... Read More
Issue #112
July 7, 2015