Smaller space, more room

‘He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have’-Socrates Mine and Nathan’s lifestyle does not require us to have a house. We don’t have children and are either working away or traveling. In the past I have had times of frustration but there is a lot more that small…

Protect against Hayfever

Its getting to that time of year again when so many suffer with irritating snuffling and sneezing but I have a few tips to help prevent this allergy using a holistic and nutritional approach Increase your intake of antioxidants through a variety of fruit and vegetables Include foods rich in Vitamin A such as veal or beef…

Population crisis

Last night I heard Sir David Attenborough say that in his 90 year lifespan the human population has tripled. That sent a shiver down my spine. When Nathan and I met we were so excited to finally meet someone who shared the same  views on the world. Having children was one of them. I’m yet to feel the…

The effects of travel…

‘We travel, some of us forever, to seek other states, other lives, other souls’-Anais Nin I believe travel and adventure has shaped and created my life as it is today It was through hitch-hiking to Amsterdam (with a large group) that I faced some personal demons and gained more confidence aged 18. Without travelling to…

A Vegan Diary: Day 10

Seriously struggled today as I was quite tired and craving one of the many cakes spread about the office. It was cold and horrible outside and the thought of a hot coffee and muffin picked on me all afternoon. But I held out and made a big pot of lentil and mushroom curry with brown…