Vegetarian

Vegetarian Christmas Dinner Alternatives

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

For vegetarians, Christmas can be a bit of a nightmare. Surrounded by turkeys, pigs in blankets and vegetables cooked in all kinds of fats, it's n...

London's Best Vegetarian Restaurants

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 21.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

There's nothing worse than going to a restaurant to find that the only veggie option on the menu is a goat's cheese tart with a soggy side salad. But ...

That Vivienne Westwood 'Eat Less' Row Has Just Become Even More Awkward

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 13.11.2014 | UK

Vivienne Westwood has denied to the Huffington Post UK that she told poor people who can't afford organic food to "eat less," even though a radio reco...

Millionaire Vivienne Westwood Has Some Advice For Poor People

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 13.11.2014 | UK

UPDATE TWO: That Vivienne Westwood 'Eat Less' Row Has Just Got Even More Awkward UPDATE: In a statement sent to the Huffington Post UK, Vivienne ...

Five Things That Happen When You Become Vegetarian Aged 26 1/2

Brogan Driscoll | Posted 06.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Brogan Driscoll

After 26 years blissfully chomping on meat, I decided to give it up - for good. After one month (because any earlier would be too soon), I thought I'd highlight the trials and tribulations of turning veggie in your mid-20s.

Vegetarian Recipes That Make Meat Free Monday Worth It

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 27.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Who needs meat when you can eat glorious veg-filled dishes instead? That's exactly what the foodies behind Meat Free Monday are saying. If you fan...

How Being A Vegetarian Is Affecting Your Sperm

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 21.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Although a diet packed full of fruit and vegetables can boost your immune system, avoiding meat completely can have a negative effect on fertility. ...

A Testament to Recovery

Sharon Bull | Posted 14.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sharon Bull

On a late sunny afternoon October 2nd 2014, I skipped out of my new Doctor's surgery feeling like a teenager. Having just received the news about my present state of health, I had every reason to radiate joyfulness and exhibit my delight and gratitude.

Is Being Vegan Sexist?

Tom Fielder | Posted 02.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Tom Fielder

Animals of both sexes suffer under institutionalized exploitation. However, the female of the species often experiences more prolonged abuse, including an ongoing cycle of forceful artificial insemination (mechanical or manual rape), physical abuse of her mammary glands, and invariably being separated from her young; all of these are emotionally brutal experiences for the female members of any species.

8 Amazing Quotes That Might Just Convert You To Vegetarianism

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 01.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

From your health to your wallet, the planet to your pets, there are plenty of reasons to renounce meat in favour of a vegetarian lifestyle. So to c...

These 10 Recipes Prove That Being A Veggie Isn't So Bad After All

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 01.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Happy World Vegetarian Day! Today is the day to discover your animal lovin' side, in a 'I-don't-want-to-eat-you' kind of way. And what better w...

10 Funny Quotes To Celebrate World Vegetarian Day

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.10.2014 | UK Comedy

Happy World Vegetarian Day, world vegetarians! To celebrate, we've rounded up 10 of the finest, funniest things ever said about eschewing - rather...

How a Healthy Get-Away Can Change Your Life

Mercedes Ngoh | Posted 28.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Mercedes Ngoh

If you have ever spent 48 consecutive hours doing nothing but nourishing your body and soul, you know the value of stepping away from routine and taking a deep breath without the distraction of responsibility. A getaway built around an ambitious itinerary may be a great escape when you are looking to shatter monotony, but it can also leave you longing for a vacation from your vacation once you return home.

Travel Eye: A VERY Different Country Spa Retreat

Karen Edwards | Posted 25.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Karen Edwards

It left me feeling completely relaxed, calm and knot-free - but also wide-eyed, energised and emotionally healed. Sensations that seem to have lasted long after that inevitable return to busy, everyday life.

Acknowledging the Underlying Cause of Epidemics

Rebecca Rose | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK
Rebecca Rose

While some attention has been given to the African practice of hunting and eating fruit bats, a likely animal reservoir of the Ebola virus, the link between eating meat and the plethora of infectious disease outbreaks is seldom articulated.

Five Common Mistakes to Avoid When Making Dinner

Jules Clancy | Posted 14.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Jules Clancy

I often ask people what their top roadblocks are to eating a healthy meal each night. The answers I hear the most include finding the time, motivation and energy to prepare dinner. Especially after a long day of work, when you're tired and hungry, this is when dinners go to the wayside.

'You Don't Need to Eat Animals to Stay Fit': Five Vegans Who Have Taken the Athletic World By Storm

Hilary Wardle | Posted 27.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Hilary Wardle

With the Commonwealth Games in full swing, it seems like a good time to take a look at the link between veganism- often considered a very restrictive diet- and athletic success. Can you excel as a world class athlete without meat, eggs or milk?

Can a Paleo-Vegan Alliance Save Nutrition?

Christopher James Clark | Posted 23.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Christopher James Clark

The enduring struggle to curb degenerative diseases through improved nutrition has reached a critical juncture. Knowledge that sugar, not saturated fat, promotes these diseases is spreading widely. Nutrition-oriented communities mustn't squander this rare historical opportunity. The Paleo and Vegan communities should act strategically, intelligently, and decisively.

Lemon Syllabub and Lemon Finger Biscuits

Linda Duffin | Posted 19.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Linda Duffin

Syllabub used to be made, it's said, by the milkmaid milking her cow directly into a jug of cider. I don't know if that's true but I hope so. In its original form - it goes back at least as far as Tudor times - it was made with milk or cream curdled by the addition of something acidic, usually cider or wine, and often served sweetened.

10 Meat Free Sources of Protein

Sian Breslin | Posted 09.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sian Breslin

You've decided to go meatfree (even just for an evening). Here are some protein rich foods that can replace your forsaken steak...

These Naked Samosa And Lime Tofu Steak Recipes Have Us Seriously Considering Vegetarianism

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle

With the warm weather approaching, it is inevitable to start daydreaming about good ole summer barbecues. And as any vegetarian knows, it's the on...

Happy National Vegetarian Week - Can You Do a Meatless Week?

Sian Breslin | Posted 19.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sian Breslin

Research carried out by found that vegetarians are on average 10 - 20 lbs lighter than meat eaters, have a healthier heart and live up 7 years longer. Meat eaters can blame saturated fat for increased heart problems.

Spring Vegetable Risotto

Linda Duffin | Posted 08.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Linda Duffin

We had asparagus as a starter, simply steamed and dripping with butter, followed by a spring vegetable risotto with broad beans, peas and more asparagus and given a further flavour boost with a dollop of home-made pesto. It's delicate but flavourful, with all the individual tastes of the lightly cooked spring vegetables shining through.

Meat Free May

Sarah Moyes | Posted 04.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah Moyes

Before you begin to worry about what you'll eat, it's a lot easier than you would think. All big supermarket chains carry a variety of vegetarian friendly food including mince, sausages and even ready meals. I'm not going to pretend that vegetarian bacon tastes remotely like the real thing, but generally speaking most vegetarian products are great.

Delicious Easter Recipes For Sunday's Feast

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Easter is upon us, and if you can spare a moment (or two) between egg rolling and Morris dancing you might get inspired by this lovely selection of Ea...