The struggles of being a female artist

“While I may be the first woman in this office, I won’t be the last”, said Kamilla Harris in her acceptance speech as the Vice President of the U.S. Kamala made history on three fronts: she is the first Black, first South Asian American and first woman to hold that post. Kamala is not the only woman shaping the political landscape in 2021. More than … Continue reading The struggles of being a female artist

Meat or vegan? Which diet is better for your health?

Is veganism good for my health? A major study published in the British Medical Journal supports the theory that veganism could prevent some serious health conditions. The research looked into more than 48 000 participants in the course of over 18 years and classified them into three main groups: meat eaters, fish eaters and vegetarians, including vegans.  The study found vegetarians were 22% less likely … Continue reading Meat or vegan? Which diet is better for your health?

Can butchers survive the vegan boom?

Who would like to be a butcher at the moment? They are facing challenges from all quarters.  Global warming is threatening our existence and the meat industry is blamed  for being one of its top contributors, alongside deforestation, and the burning of fossil fuels. Some scientists suggest  “the single biggest way” to save the planet is to go vegan.  Driven by the conscious decision not only to … Continue reading Can butchers survive the vegan boom?

How to have your beef cake and eat it

Have you ever heard of flexitarianism? It is a diet that encourages more plant-based foods but allows the occasional consumption of meat and other animal products in moderation. Flexitarians are also known as flexible vegetarians or vegivores or even vegetarians with benefits.   What makes the diet so popular is the flexibility it allows in terms of consuming a variety of different foods. There are no … Continue reading How to have your beef cake and eat it

Feng Shui: happy house, happy spouse

Meet Anna Dun, the Essex feng shui expert who can convince you within seconds that happy house means happy life If you feel like you are stuck in an endless cycle of negative emotions, your family life looks more like a battlefield and the last time you saw luck was in this sentence, then you might need to detox your home. “It is the house … Continue reading Feng Shui: happy house, happy spouse