Category Archives : Events


VegFest Brighton

Last weekend was VegFest Brighton, and I was there to eat, shop, and facilitate a workshop on feeding children a healthy plant-based diet.     My partner and I decided this was as good an excuse as any for a long weekend by the seaside, and booked into the friendly […]

VegFest Brighton Programme 2014

HAPPY Logo

Manchester Medical Students and the HAPPY Scheme

On Wednesday 24th October I gave a talk to a lovely group of medical students from Manchester Medical School. The event was organised by the committee of the HAPPY scheme (Healthy And Proactive Project for Youth): a student action on childhood obesity in which volunteers go into local schools and […]


VegFest London 2

Last weekend was VegFest at Kensington Olympia in London. I went on Saturday and shopped, ate and listened to various speakers for six entertaining hours. Apparently, around 3999 other people also pitched up to find out more about a vegan lifestyle, and stock up on various goodies. If you were […]

VegFest London

Kalikalos

Food and the Five Senses

In the first two weeks of August my partner and I took our three-year-old twin girls to stay at the Kalikalos Holistic Education Centre on the Pelion Peninsular in Greece. We were there for their annual family fortnight, which I have written about in more detail elsewhere. The food at […]