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Vegan Options at Large Event? No!

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Vegan Options should be easy

I just got back from a large (almost 500 people) catered event and there were no vegan options.  The event was a celebratory afternoon tea with cake, tea, coffee and water for everyone.  Do you think it’s unreasonable to expect them to cater for those who don’t eat animal products?  We were not asked to specify any dietary requirements beforehand…. Read more »

OmniBlend from JTC: Review

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JTC Omniblend high-speed blender

It’s always exciting to get a big box from the courier, especially when you know that what’s inside is something you’ve wanted for a long time.  I’ve seen a lot of vegans on YouTube using high-powered blenders and my old food processor was just not up to the job.  Time for a new gadget so I was excited to find… Read more »

Just V Show 2015: vegan food exhibition

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Just V Show 2015

The Just V Show (formerly V Delicious) is a gastronomic day out allowing you to revel in your passion for vegetarian and vegan food, drink and living. So said the web site and who could resist that?  So it was off to the London Olympia for the Just V Show.  We had a busy afternoon try many different foods and drinks,… Read more »

Update: Where Have I been lately?

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It’s been quiet here at kassommers.com lately.  This is just a quick update to say all is well.  I’ve had some health issues and a very busy time at work and all the usual things I enjoy such as singing barbershop and reading.  I also have an interview tomorrow for two jobs and that has meant all the usual busy-ness of applications,… Read more »

Going Vegan: my first month

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So, I’m a vegan now.  Can I say that after just a few weeks?  Going vegan has been remarkably easy with no feeling of deprivation and is sustainable.  Whenever I’ve tried a “diet” in the past, it’s become increasingly difficult as time goes by, to stick to it.  Not so with this way of eating because I’m not restricting calories… Read more »

Haul: Karen Millen, Lush, Food for Thought

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What’s this?  Another Haul video?  There’s a good reason for this one – it was requested by one of my subscribers when she heard I had found a Karen Millen garment at a gently-worn sale.  I purchased a couple of clothing items, some lush goodies from Lush and some vegan foods from Food for Thought.  Even a few things from… Read more »