|Posted by Candice BLOGGER on October 18, 2017 at 10:20 AM||comments (0)|
In my 26 months as a vegan I NEVER thought I’d see the day that vegan cheese would come to Pizza Hut. But it really has!! At least it’s for a trial at the moment in 5 of their restaurants across the South-East until November 26th. YES!
The trial is thanks to the 100% vegan wholesaler, Coffee & Cheese (https://coffeeandcheese.co.uk/) who reached out to the ‘Hut and offered to supply them with their new Violife Grated for Pizza.Read Full Post »
|Posted by TeenVGN HQ on October 16, 2017 at 6:05 AM||comments (0)|
We’re sorry to announce that, for multiple reasons, there will be no VGN Summer Camp in 2018. However, do not despair as TeenVGN will soon be going through a rebrand and we have some very exciting plans for the future!
For the last 3 years we have run extremely successful camps and have changed the lives of lots of young people, having sold out months in advance every time! So failure certainly isn’t the reason for this decision. Whilst we never expected to get p...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Jenny BLOGGER on October 13, 2017 at 8:05 PM||comments (0)|
I know some people would much rather support fully Vegan businesses, however, if you’re like me, you might only have the option of normal chain restaurants in your surrounding area. Personally, I will always eat at a fully Vegan place whenever I can, but I’m also always on the lookout for new Vegan options in popular chains. Here’s a quick guide to some non-Vegan restaurants and the options that they offer!
Zizzi’sRead Full Post »
|Posted by Candice BLOGGER on October 9, 2017 at 5:30 PM||comments (0)|
In case you missed us banging on about them on our social media, well-known US skate shoe company Etnies released a vegan shoe line! It was inspired by pro-skater and vegan, Ryan Lay who wanted a reliable and cruelty-free skate shoe that he could perform in.
So Etnies designed him one – The Jameson HT which is a vegan high-top made with all animal friendly materials including canvas and synthetic suede. The animal print version features a su...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Jenny BLOGGER on October 2, 2017 at 6:00 AM||comments (0)|
Something that I was never told prior to going Vegan was the social, and sometimes even mental struggles that you may go through. It’s as if you become hyper aware of the suffering that goes on in the world once you go Vegan, and it can be difficult to shut off! It’s then so easy to become this doom and gloom person that has nothing positive to say– which was definitely me for a while. I’ve only been Vegan since February 2016, but I feel as if I’ve gathered a suf...Read Full Post »
|Posted by TeenVGN HQ on September 28, 2017 at 9:30 AM||comments (0)|
The UK’s biggest vegan event VegfestUK returns to Olympia London on October 21st 22nd 2017, bringing an awesome vegan experience to tens of thousands of visitors for the 5th year running. With space to accommodate up to 300 stalls and up to 15,000 visitors over the whole weekend, VegfestUK London is the stuff of dreams for vegans as well as an increasing amount of vegan-curious people and festival lovers - it has got something exciting in store for everyone, whether you’re interes...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Candice BLOGGER on September 21, 2017 at 6:00 PM||comments (0)|
This week I was lucky enough to represent TeenVGN at the launch of the brand NEW Swedish meat substitute Oumph! by Food For Progress. It has taken Scandinavia by storm and the UK is next as it’s hit the shelves at UK Whole Foods stores with hopes of ending up in other shops/supermarkets across the country soon!
Tipped to be a rival to Quorn, their meaty products are all 1...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Jenny BLOGGER on September 17, 2017 at 12:30 PM||comments (0)|
I’m going to go through some popular Vegan cheese brands and share my opinion on them in hope that it may help someone out with which plant-based cheese to go for in the future!
Follow Your Heart
I don’t think this brand can make anything that tastes bad, Follow Your Heart is just perfect to me; none of their products are too strong, and yet they all have flavour. You can't really go wrong with this brand, it's definitely a s...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Jenny BLOGGER on September 10, 2017 at 8:35 PM||comments (0)|
Autumn is almost officially here and I am so excited. I love nothing more than cosying up with a warm beverage and a book mmm, so good. It can be tough figuring out which drinks are Vegan, especially when you’re out and about and haven’t got any Wi-Fi, and I know it’s disappointing that Starbucks’ Pumpkin Spice Latte isn’t Vegan, so I’ve compiled a list of drinks that are just as good.
Soya Chai Latte - CostaRead Full Post »
|Posted by TeenVGN HQ on September 5, 2017 at 4:20 AM||comments (0)|
We are humbled to have been nominated in the VegfestUK Awards for another year running.
This year we are in the "Best Vegan Online Resource" category up against some pretty phenomenal and established companies, organisations and people. Whilst its tough to be nominated in this category - because what we do is so very different to the other nominees, we'd still love to have your support and...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Jenny BLOGGER on August 27, 2017 at 6:15 AM||comments (0)|
Volunteering is one of the most valuable things that I do in my life as it has taught me so much, from being more confident, to making friends, and even odd skills such as coppicing or handling exotic animals. I’d definitely recommend getting involved in volunteering to anyone. My very first opportunity came up through an event where I took a keen interest in an animal therapy company; I got talking to the owners and they offered me some work experience. Sometimes volunteering can co...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Jenny BLOGGER on August 19, 2017 at 9:00 AM||comments (0)|
Being introverted myself; I can certainly understand the struggle of wanting to help further the Vegan movement, but being pulled back by crippling shyness, or just not being able to be around a lot of people for a long period of time. I consider myself an incredibly passionate person who would love to be involved with protests, handing out leaflets, campaigning, working on stalls, and givi...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Jenny BLOGGER on August 10, 2017 at 10:35 AM||comments (0)|
If you have been Vegan for a while now I am sure you have heard of the wonderful T. Colin Campbell’s “The China Study”; if you haven’t, I’m here to tell you a little bit about it!
In this hefty book of over 400 pages, T. Colin Campbell examines the connection between nutrition and widespread diseases such ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Jenny BLOGGER on August 3, 2017 at 12:20 PM||comments (0)|
Luckily for us, cruelty-free and Vegan makeup products are on the rise! Companies are realising that customers don't want to buy from businesses that have harmed sentient beings, and so a lot of them are trying to move forwards and adapt to b...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Jenny BLOGGER on July 28, 2017 at 7:00 PM||comments (0)|
Got a tonne of avocados to spare and fed up of avocado toast? Here are 12 delicious ways to add avocados into your food.
1. Panko Baked Avocado Tacos
Great for those who aren’t confident with deep frying (like me!) or who just want a yummy and healthier option. Recipe here -
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