HOKKAIDO ZA’ATAR FOCACCIA

HOKKAIDO ZA’ATAR FOCACCIA

(I have chosen and bought all these products myself, this is not a sponsored post or paid advertisement.) Za’atar is an oriental spice mixture and there are regional variations. I have a Palestinian Za’atar made of sesame, salt, sumach and wild thyme, that I discovered at the veggie fair in Cologne this spring. Also I enjoyed an…

NAE VEGAN SHOES

NAE VEGAN SHOES

(I have chosen and bought the Andrea Boots myself, this is not a sponsored post or paid advertisement) My beloved old fake leather boots from an unfortunately not so transparent brand finally fell apart this spring. So I have been paying a lot of attention in the last couple of weeks, when the Ethical Brands…

VEGAN EGG SALAD BY VEGAN BLUEBERRY

VEGAN EGG SALAD BY VEGAN BLUEBERRY

(I chose this recipe myself, this is not a paid advertisement) This vegan egg salad with fresh chives by foodblog Vegan Blueberry is ready in minutes and tastes so real, I think most omnis wouldn’t even notice the difference. I usually make only half the amount (original recipe is for 6 servings) and all you…

BUTTERNUT APRICOT CURRY

BUTTERNUT APRICOT CURRY

(Not a sponsored post) Ever since I enjoyed an amazing butternut curry in South Africa, I have been a fan of that squash and it made me very happy when they started showing up on our veggie shelves here in Germany.  In the university cafeteria there was once an apricot curry I liked a lot,…

TOO FACED MAKE-UP

TOO FACED MAKE-UP

(I chose and bought these products myself, this is not a sponsored post) When I walked into Sephora in Montreal a while ago, Too Faced was just celebrating it’s 20th birthdays as a girlish, fun and innovative cruelty-free luxury brand, and as I have been happily using the Lip Injection Plumping Lip Gloss (see end…

KAT VON D MAKE-UP

KAT VON D MAKE-UP

(I have chosen and bought these products myself, this is not a sponsored post or paid advertisement) Tattoo Artist Kat von D launched her Make-up line in 2008, it is cruelty-free and will always be, she promises. Meanwhile all the product formulas are vegan, and so are the brushes. Peta2 declared her brand the best…

WHERE I ATE IN MONTREAL AS A VEGAN

WHERE I ATE IN MONTREAL AS A VEGAN

(I chose all these places in Montreal myself and paid for the food, this is not a sponsored post) I really enjoy my stay in Montreal every time. Maybe a little more when it’s not minus 40 C°, but even then parts of the city are built under ground, so you don’t have to be…

MY VEGAN QUEEN EQUIPMENT BY BRIGHT ZINE

MY VEGAN QUEEN EQUIPMENT BY BRIGHT ZINE

(I picked and bought these things from Bright Zine myself, this is not a sponsored post) I used to be happy with my Starbucks tumblers that I brought from Tokio and Seoul, und generally a fan of that coffee chain. I could get a decent soy latte everywhere in the world and an easy internet…

ECO VEGAN SHOES

ECO VEGAN SHOES

(I picked and bought the Anna H55 vegan shoes myself, this is not a sponsored post) As a flight attendant I need shoes that are comfortable to wear for many hours of working, but also need to fit in with the airline’s uniform policy, which is in my case a classic smooth leather heel in…

HOW TO MAKE AMAZING INDIAN FOOD WITH VEGAN RICHA

HOW TO MAKE AMAZING INDIAN FOOD WITH VEGAN RICHA

(no paid advertisement) About twenty years ago, I gave a friend an evening of her choice as a birthday present. She wanted to go swimming and later have Indian food. I had never had Indian food before and the evening turned into a revelation. It was so good! We had bhatura (fried bread), Saag Aloo…