Articles/Going vegan

Ethical Clothing, Accessories and Footwear.

One of the many things people who are interested in going vegan want to know is what brands are ok to purchase when it comes to clothing and accessories. Underneath are the links to the following companies who’s products are entirely devoid of animal products – Matt & Natt – This company has a great selection of leather looking handbags….

Articles/Going vegan

Can we rase children on a plant-based diet?

Recently, there have been growing concerns regarding the vegan diet since a one year old boy was removed from his parent’s custody after he was found to be malnourished. This of course gave those who are already fiercely against veganism one more reason to be wary about raising their children vegan. However, what I would like people to take…

Articles/Going vegan

Why you need to start listening to your vegan friends.

According to Viva, In the UK, there are over 350 licensed slaughterhouses. The number of animals slaughtered each year in the UK alone equates to around 8 billion : 9.8 million pigs, nearly 15 million sheep, 18 million turkeys, 14 million ducks, over 945 million chickens, 2.6 million cattle, and 7.1 million fish. This means that every time you…

Articles/Spirituality & Emotional Wellbeing

Symptoms of spiritual transition

in talks with friends one specific topic seems to come to the surface, or I notice that it maybe should come up. The key ingredient of this topic is Confusion! And lots of it. And the reason of this confusion? Spiritual transition! Walking a path on which “the spiritual” progressively gains more in intensity, while the corporal and self-centredness loses…

Nutrition/Wellness

10 reasons to go organic.

There are some very sound reasons why you should eat organic foods. Let’s name 10 of them. All points are based to scientific studies. Please feel free to follow the links or to google these points. Diseases: Pesticides are linked to a number of disease including asthma, diabetes, autism, reproductive dysfunctions, parkinson’s and Alzheimer disease. There are many studies confirming…

Activism/Animal welfare/Humanitarian

What going vegan can teach men

I think the beautiful think about veganism is that it breaks down barriers. Cultural barriers that disallow you from seeing with a crystal clear vision. And once you are able to do so, you recognise this movement for what it truly is – abandoning all former ideologies and ‘normalities’ to go in search of the truth. Not just in regard…

Articles/Self Discovery & Creativity

The secret of creative powers

We are connected to the universal creative force through mediation of our soul. By expression through our soul we create harmony within existence. We are able to heal ourselves and others by the pure expression of heart. This expression is the essence of many scriptures, buddhist texts, poetry, paintings, music and art in general. Many of those are pure creative expressions and are not meant to be…

Activism/Humanitarian

The paradox to consumerism

Recently, a conversation occurred in which my friends questioned that matter of how various products are produced involving unsustainable practises and inhumane working conditions for those hired by big corporations. They concluded that all this was due to the immorality and greed of humanity. However, it is fundamentally not just about greed The monetary system itself is the root issue…

Activism/Animal welfare

Does being vegan make you less manly?

With an increasing amount of men now opting for a plant-based diet, the old perception that it makes you ‘less manly’ if you don’t eat meat, is fast being wiped out. David Haye, Mike Tyson, Nate Diaz, Mac Danzig, and even Mr Universe 2014 – Barny du Plessis – are all proving beyond doubt, that you can be vegan AND…