Embracing the plant-based lifestyle in Malaysia

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Vegan Shopping at the Wet Market

Vegan Shopping at the Wet Market

One of the misconceptions about going plant-based is that it is expensive. It is marketed as a luxurious lifestyle that involves expensive supplements, expensive superfoods, and expensive restaurant dining. The reality is, vegan living can be extremely easy, accessible and affordable. And doing so in […]

What Veganism Means To Me

What Veganism Means To Me

A few months ago, I watched ‘How To Change The World‘, a documentary about the beginnings of Greenpeace, what a beautiful thing it was born as, and how a divide between its pioneers came to be due to differing principles and values for the same […]

Top 5 ‘Vegucation’ Films

Top 5 ‘Vegucation’ Films

One of the ways I educated myself about the plant-based diet was through film. Although books were fantastic to go in-depth with the topic, the visceral effect of watching films really helped to seal the deal about my decision to go vegan. If you’d like […]

A Guide to Cooking Beans

A Guide to Cooking Beans

Beans are seriously underrated, and cooking them at home is even further under the radar. Compared to getting them straight out of a can, eating home-cooked beans is much more economical, nutritious and flavourful. Cooking them yourself does need some element of planning, but it’s […]

Making Enzyme Cleaner

Making Enzyme Cleaner

Leading a plant-based lifestyle, as the phrase implies, is not just about a diet, but embracing a lifestyle. It involves making conscious decisions that involve a level of mindfulness and compassion that transcends what we put in our mouths. Like the clothes we wear, the […]

Eating Tips for Aidilfitri

Eating Tips for Aidilfitri

During the festive time of Aidilfitri, it is easy to indulge oneself in the gastronomic wonders that Open Houses bring. As much as it is important to have a good time and not disappoint your hosts, it is equally important to approach any feast in […]

Review: Wonder Chocolate

Review: Wonder Chocolate

I think I’ve just met the royal family of vegan chocolate. The Wonder Chocolate range from Big Tree Farms is organic, dairy-free, and the natural ingredient list doesn’t venture further than 5 items. This is incredible, considering how much flavour there is in each bar! […]

Review: Black Maca

Review: Black Maca

With my participation in two big endurance events in July 2017, I was on the lookout for plant-based ingredients to help support my workout needs. Black Maca, sourced from The Maca Team, was a phenomenal addition to my training diet, improving both my physical and […]

Review: Raw Cacao Sweet Nibs and Cashew Cacao Clusters

Review: Raw Cacao Sweet Nibs and Cashew Cacao Clusters

I was so excited to know about the work of Big Tree Farms. The company offers high quality cacao products that are raw, organic, and respects its workers and the earth and its workers. These delicious snacks are part of their range, and I must […]

Review: Organic Coconut Nectar

Review: Organic Coconut Nectar

I’m always on the lookout for healthy sweeteners with a rich consistency. I’ve just discovered the wonders of Organic Coconut Nectar from Big Tree Farms. Soaking my oats overnight with the nectar has presented me with a breakfast that tastes very much like maple syrup! […]