When gazing at her list of achievements, you may wonder if there’s anything Kate Strong hasn’t done - World Champion triathlete, multiple-award winning entrepreneur, multi-linguist, globe-trotter, philanthropist, author, engineer and of course vegan! I caught up with Kate this week to find out what we can expect from her at Vegfest London. What are you … Continue reading Vegfest London Countdown – Vegan Athletes Summit – Kate Strong
It's that time of year again! London VegFest is just around the corner, and this year it's set to be bigger than ever! I absolutely love the excitement around VegFest. I wrote about my top finds from last year's event here, obviously this had to include a glorious vegan cupcake from my favourite London bakery … Continue reading VegFest London Countdown – Vegan Athletes Summit – Fiona Oakes
On Wednesday 24th August, the two-day trial that has been highly anticipated for over a year, gaining worldwide news coverage and public attention, finally began as Anita Krajnc, co-founder of Toronto Pig Save, appeared in court. With dozens of animal rights activists gathered outside the courthouse, and every major news channel from Canada in attendance, … Continue reading UPDATE – #PigTrial Puts Animal Agriculture on Trial
#pigtrial I had the amazing opportunity to visit Toronto a few weeks ago and be part of the Toronto Save vigils. I'll be writing more about this soon, but as I'm still on my travels, I just want to briefly let everyone know about a really important trial coming up. Anita Krajnc is the co-founder … Continue reading Compassion is not a Crime – Toronto Pig Save Co-Founder’s Trial
On Saturday, Harambe the Gorilla was shot dead at Cincinnati Zoo, Ohio, after a child fell into his enclosure, as the director believed the young boy was in a "life-threatening situation". See the full story here. Similar situations to this seem to be occurring more and more frequently, which poses the question...how safe actually are … Continue reading RIP Harambe – Gorilla Shot Dead at Zoo in Ohio
Last summer, I visited one of my local sanctuaries - 'F.R.I.E.N.D' in Kent, England. I was lucky enough to have a tour with owner Mark, who runs the sanctuary with his partner, Marion. I met all the animals and left feeling inspired by how this couple have devoted their lives to rescuing them. You can … Continue reading F.R.I.E.N.D Farm Sanctuary Update
First of all, I'd like to wish everybody a happy new year, and a healthy and compassionate 2016! In the spirit of new beginnings, I have changed my blog to the new and improved 'Vegan Boho'. When I started blogging, I wasn't really sure where I was going with it, I just wanted to write … Continue reading Happy New Year & Welcome to Vegan Boho!