In honour of me stumbling upon Eat Real crisps yesterday, I've created this list of vegan options available at one of the most popular supermarkets in France: Carrefour Carrefour is your best friend when it comes to finding pretty much everything you need to live a happy veggie life. Prices tend to be cheaper than "specialized" … Continue reading Where to buy veggie products in France (1)
Hello, Hello, Hello! I hope you are all having a fantastic day, wherever you are. By the time you'll read this, I'll be at the hospital getting rid of my wisdom teeth. So in honour of the incoming days without solid food, here is a little vegan soup I made a week ago. For this … Continue reading Vegan Zucchinis & Red Peppers soup
Hi Everyone, I hope you are all doing amazing. I've been blogging for a year! How crazy! To be honest, I never thought that I would last that long. I am glad I kept pushing and met so many of you guys. Since I started getting more followers this year, I thought that I could … Continue reading One Year Blogging
Hi Everyone, How are you all doing? FYI, the post is entirely made of pictures of food. I try to cook most of my meals and take advantage of my parents' beautiful kitchen as much as I can. PS: of course I haven't photographed ALL of my meals. The pictures below are just a tiny … Continue reading What I ate in Paris: Vegan & Vegetarian
Hi Everyone, I hope you are doing well. Today is just going to be a quick post because I felt like sharing what I've been eating lately. I will post a quick and healthy recipe soon but in the meantime, I hope this one gives you some ideas! I usually buy all my snacks at Tesco. … Continue reading My favorite vegetarian/vegan snacks
Hi Everyone, I hope you are all doing alright. I was looking for an app for the gym, when I thought, what is so easy to do and easy to track? What is easily achievable for me this year? You are welcome to add on to the list, make your own and tag me! Drink more … Continue reading 10 Totally achievable goals – 2017
Hi Everyone, Our first guest post is here. Kara from The Book and Beauty Blog, wrote an interesting piece on cruelty-free cosmetics and skincare. Take the time to check out her blog if you are interested in the cruelty-free lifestyle, beauty and book reviews. Why does buying cruelty-free cosmetics and skin care products matter? Most … Continue reading Cruelty-Free: Why does it matter?
Guys, I fucked up. You see, I have this amazing new Nescafe Dolce Gusto machine, offered by my good friend for Christmas. I love my coffee, a cup of black Americano without sugar every morning is all I need to start my day. When I got the machine, I admit that I went a little … Continue reading I Failed Veganuary already
Hi Everyone, I hope you are all doing amazing. If you don't know, la galette des Rois is a tradition in France. We celebrate right after New Year's Eve (another excuse to eat more). I tried to go to several French bakeries in London but couldn't find anything. My original plan was to buy one … Continue reading I tried a vegan Galette des rois
Hi Everyone, Where do I even start ? Being body positive is loving your body at any size. It does not matter if you are skinny - thin - overweight or whatever. It comes from an understanding and a profound appreciation of what you got going for you. You can definitely love your body and … Continue reading Can you stay body positive if you want to lose weight ?
Today is Monday and we are all gonna have to face a new week. No matter what you do and where you are in the world, you need to know.. I feel you, man. You know what's going to wake you up better than your first sip of morning coffee ? The list down below. … Continue reading 23 feel good short sentences to start your day right
Hi loves, I hope you are all doing okay. I would really appreciate it if you could participate in the poll I created down below. I have been really interested in people going "dairy-free" lately and I was wondering if big brands like Nescafe Dolce Gusto could launch capsules with milk alternatives. Your opinion does … Continue reading I need your help !
Hi Everyone, How are you ? How did you like my rainbow tart ? I just wanted to give you a little life update. The blog has been doing very well lately and I have tons of ideas. As most of you have noticed, I still do recipes and cruelty-free makeup but I also want … Continue reading Let’s catch up !
Hi Everyone, I have something a bit different for you today. I ordered food with Amazon ! Not uncommon I know but I thought it would be a fun experience and I also wanted to compare the prices between my regular grocery shopping at Tesco and a regular grocery shopping with Amazon. To order with … Continue reading Amazon Pantry : Hit or Miss ?
Hi Everyone, How is it going ? As you all know, I spend a lot of time online. As a freelance translator and lover of good content, I read a lot of articles and watch my fair share of videos on pretty much everything. From Casey Neistat to Buzzfeed videos, vegan recipes and crazy makeup … Continue reading Diet or Lifestyle ?
Hi Everyone, My friend mentioned that one of his colleagues was vegetarian. Not for ethical reasons, but because vegetarianism would, allegedly, be a cheaper and more sustainable diet. I have to admit that coming from a middle class family, growing up without a care in the world and having more than enough food from breakfast … Continue reading Economy & Vegetarianism
Hi Everyone, Today is Monday and you know what that means. Well, nothing really since I upload so randomly. But I hope you all had a great weekend. I thought that today I would do something different as I have some time to write, do some research and chill at home. Do you remember my first post about … Continue reading A week on Huel – Can I live off liquid for a week ?
Hi Everyone, How are you today ? I haven't posted in three days again and it feels like a lifetime. I have not been too inspired lately. I did go to diner with one of my good friends here in London. We went to this Vegetarian South Indian Restaurant called Sagar which I love because … Continue reading Vegan / Vegetarian and serving meat ?
Hi Everyone ! Well this was a fun week...counting calories and all. Fasten your seat belts and grab your favourite veggie dish because it's going to be a bumpy read. A little bit of backstory : I used to have a pretty severe eating disorder and counting calories was a daily routine for me. Long story … Continue reading A week counting calories
Hi Everyone, I hope you are all having a lovely day! So many things have been happening lately ! I just got back from Paris and I had to say goodbye to my beautiful family and my comfy house. Also, I have been playing Pokemon Go. But only from my bed. Got to level 6 pretty … Continue reading Living with A Meat Eater ? Scandalous !
Hi Everyone, I just finished watching the BBC new documentary on clean eating and I have to say that it was quite interesting. There were a lot of comments regarding the content and Grace the Youtuber. Some good, some bad, some very rude but it does give us an opportunity to discuss and review what … Continue reading Clean Eating’s Dirty Secret – BBC documentary review
Hi Everyone, I had a super nice vegan chocolate cake recipe planned for today but something happened. It made me upset and I thought that it was important enough to share. If you have a look at my previous articles on my vegetarian lifestyle, you can see that I am a very positive person. I … Continue reading Are you doing enough for the animals ?
Being French with an Italian father, drinking coffee is a ritual. Coffee is so much a part of my culture that I never questioned drinking it. And by coffee I do not mean Starbucks. I mean real black Italian coffee or plain black Americano. Without sugar, milk or cream. When I moved to London, I had to switch from … Continue reading A week without : I gave up coffee for a week
Going vegetarian and vegan for the first time is everything but easy. Very few people can change diet and lifestyle overnight. After all, you are finally paying attention to your meals and will have to be more conscious about your choice of food. I read a lot about it when I first turned vegetarian. To tell … Continue reading 5 mistakes I made going vegetarian
Finally back in Paris after the longest train ride ever. We arrived so late and could not get a taxi. I got home around one in the morning and went straight to bed. Today was a lazy day for me, I did not go out, woke up late and spent my time with my family. … Continue reading WHAT I EAT IN PARIS – RECIPES IDEA
So you've decided you want to become vegetarian. You want to stop eating meat and fish but have no idea where to begin. I first considered becoming vegetarian when I was 14 years old. I never really liked meat and would often go long periods of time without having any meat or eggs, and I … Continue reading 10 Tips to become vegetarian
Today is grocery shopping day for me. I usually don't have a specific day but I have figured that if I spend money at the beginning of the week on groceries, I will have less money to spend on overpriced coffees and multiple scrunchies. London is super expensive. Not a newsflash to anybody I know, … Continue reading Grocery Shopping when You’re Broke
When I am out, in between breakfast and lunch, I like to have something in my bag or something to snack on. I prefer having a light snack before and after working out to prepare myself for a bigger meal later in the day. Hummus with carrot sticks combo. Pretty standard I know. Hummus also goes … Continue reading 10 Quick and Easy Portable Healthy Snacks
Absolutely not. Especially if you are recovering from an eating disorder. I am getting sick and tired of magazines advertising a low-carb or non-carb diet. Your body needs carbs to go on. You need carbs to survive. I am in no way a nutritionist or an expert on the subject but I can tell you … Continue reading Should we stop eating carbs ?
Heya ! I hope you are all doing okay. I thought I would do something different today. I pride myself on having all my meals home-cooked but I am human after all. I do like me some take away from time to time, especially when I am out drinking with friends and I need food … Continue reading Vegetarian Fast Food Options
Heya ! The weather in London sucks. I have given up on getting glowing skin and have settled for an amazing movie night. Since I cannot watch a movie without my snacks, I figured I would show you guys some of my favorite healthy veggie snacks. Oven roasted potatoes and sweet potatoes Super easy to make. … Continue reading Veggie Snacks for Your movie Night
Heya ! I hope you are all having a wonderful day. I was looking in my fridge earlier and felt super proud of myself. I have not bought a single bottle of soda in about two months. You ask me : But why ? Well because when I was young(er), I was an avid drinker … Continue reading How to quit drinking Sodas ?
I do love lentils. I love them in my soup, I love them with my bread and my salads. I love them round, red, green. I even love them over cooked and packed with mustard. As a vegetarian, I have always struggled about eating the right thing and getting enough proteins in. A lentil dish is definitely … Continue reading Why do I love lentils so much ?