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…

VEGAN WATCHES BY AUBRY

VEGAN WATCHES BY AUBRY

(NO PAID ADVERTISEMENT)  For almost 10 years, I was pretty happy with a cute watch that I had bought on sale at a supermarket in Tokio, but recently the markers had started to fall off and stop the hands. I was constantly paying to get it fixed and meanwhile the glass was so scratched that…

BEST VEGAN CHOCOLATE CAKE BY VEGANSFIRST

BEST VEGAN CHOCOLATE CAKE BY VEGANSFIRST

Tully Zander’s blog vegansfirst.com is mainly about the “why” and “how” of being vegan: why vegan food, vegan milk alternatives, vegan shoes, vegan cosmetics etc., and what options there are instead of animal products. Also the social aspect is a big subject here. Her articles are especially useful and informative for new vegans and those…

QUICK & EASY ASIAN NOODLES WITH PEANUT SAUCE

QUICK & EASY ASIAN NOODLES WITH PEANUT SAUCE

This is part two of my holiday series where I’ll show dishes can easily be made somewhere else in less than 20 minutes, with ingredients from the supermarket and no fancy kitchen toys. Here I have a basic recipe for Asian noodles with peanut sauce. Feel free to add onions, garlic, other veggies, tofu or…

QUICK & EASY PASTA SALAD WITH BALSAMIC GLAZE

QUICK & EASY PASTA SALAD WITH BALSAMIC GLAZE

In my easy holiday kitchen I show dishes that can easily and quickly be cooked somewhere else, in about 20 minutes, with ingredients from the supermarket and no fancy kitchen toys. They work without onions and garlic, but of course it’s fine to add them.The first one is an Italian pasta salad that leaves room…