Supporting local: All Book’d Up

ABOUT ALL BOOK'D UPThe desire to fuse a love for local crafters' markets and all things book related is what sparked an idea. An idea that would create an ideal job where "waking up wasn't a chore and work didn't feel like 'work' ". With the aspiration of creating a product that would be a reflection … Continue reading Supporting local: All Book’d Up

Valentine’s Day chocolate chip & beet cookie recipe (Vegan)

Apart from the traditional chocolates and candies associated with Valentine's Day, I also love those adorable heart-shaped treats. Anything that's sweet and sugary really. What can I say? I have a major sweet tooth.  This is this perfect cookie to bake for family, friends and significant others as it's super simple but still mouthwateringly delicious. With Valentine's … Continue reading Valentine’s Day chocolate chip & beet cookie recipe (Vegan)

A Vegan’s opinion on Februdairy

After an extremely successful Veganuary (the most successful yet), the dairy industry is shaking in its boots. According to the  U.S. Department of Agriculture, almond milk sales ALONE increased by a staggering 250% over the last few years while dairy sales have plummeted by 37%!  Not too long ago at a conference in Glasgow, livestock … Continue reading A Vegan’s opinion on Februdairy

Green smoothie recipe

When I think of a green smoothie, I think of a gross mixture of veges, a lumpy texture and a stomach-turning colour. But this doesn't have to be the case. Green smoothies can, in fact, be delicious. I started drinking green smoothies for the health benefits, not because of the taste (I hated the taste at first). After some … Continue reading Green smoothie recipe

Christmas cookie recipe (Vegan)

Michae Bublé playing in the background, a Santa hat on my head, the smell of freshly baked cookies fills the air. It's the most wonderful time of the year; CHRISTMAS. With Christmas quickly approaching, I've decided to share my recipe for sugar cookies. These are super easy to make and of course, Vegan. Servings: 15-20 Ingredients Cookies:  … Continue reading Christmas cookie recipe (Vegan)

Vegan Halloween candy + World Vegan Day

I am back with another Halloween themed post. This is my first Halloween as a Vegan and while I'm excited, I was curious as to what candy I can and can't eat. I did some research and decided, why not share a list with you. And while the candy that we can eat is quite … Continue reading Vegan Halloween candy + World Vegan Day

Is Veganism expensive?

"Veganism is not about giving anything up or losing anything; it is about gaining the peace within yourself that comes from embracing nonviolence and refusing to participate in the exploitation of the vulnerable" Gary L. Francione Typically when Veganism is mentioned, people automatically assume that it is an expensive lifestyle and that not everyone can … Continue reading Is Veganism expensive?

Vegan banana bread recipe

While on the hunt for Vegan recipes on Pinterest, I came across this banana bread recipe and decided to give it a go. After a couple of changes here and there, I've come up with the perfect recipe. This banana bread is delicious, simple to make and of course, Vegan. Ingredients: 1 3/4 cups flour … Continue reading Vegan banana bread recipe