Tag: vegan

7 Ideas for a Conscious Christmas
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7 Ideas for a Conscious Christmas

Being a vegan is not just a diet. It’s a lifestyle that cultivates compassion for animals, yourself and the environment too. And since Christmas time is called the season for giving, there’s all the more reason to be mindful of any negative impacts we may cause, whether or not we see it with our own...

7 Pitfalls to Avoid When Going Plant-Based
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7 Pitfalls to Avoid When Going Plant-Based

This is a follow-up to my Beginner’s Tips on Going Plant-Based. I find that people who wish to reduce or cease their consumption of meat get  into the idea with good intentions, without realizing that it’s not all flowers and sunshine. Here are some snags that might hold you back from experiencing the fullest potential...

7 Vegan Replacements for Egg in Baking
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7 Vegan Replacements for Egg in Baking

7 VEGAN REPLACEMENTS FOR EGG IN BAKING Baking without eggs… is that even doable? Perhaps the only times that would happen is if you forgot to add the eggs… or you’re vegan. If the case is the latter, the concept of going eggless may not be as inconceivable as many would believe! Egg is considered...

12 Must-Try Vegan Dishes in the Klang Valley
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12 Must-Try Vegan Dishes in the Klang Valley

One of the fastest food movements to hit the Klang Valley, I’ve noticed plant-based dining experiences being as abundantly offered as ever. This is a stark contrast to what was available even three years ago. Not only have recent openings of pure plant-based cafes created regular haunts for the local vegan community, but the menus...

Going More Plant-Based in Malaysia for Beginners
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Going More Plant-Based in Malaysia for Beginners

There are various reasons why people go vegan, vegetarian, or start eating less meat. It can be seen as the single-most powerful act of goodness for your health, the planet, the animals, the environment and the community. If you intend to make  changes in your diet in favour of the plant-based lifestyle, but not sure how...

Coming out as a Vegetarian: My Story
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Coming out as a Vegetarian: My Story

I was 16 years old when I decided to start skipping meat in my meals. This happened as a culmination of a few reasons: Being a fan of Joaquin Phoenix – the first vegan I ever knew of; Having my first taste of vegetarian ‘chap fan’ food at a hawker center near my college; Most...