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Veganism: the verdict

This blog is all about experimenting. Partly because I’m a scientist, but mostly because I’ve got Irritable Bowel Syndrome, and I’m looking for a cure. After a few unsuccessful attempts to identify possible triggers, I decided to take a more systematic approach this year. 810 more words



The title speaks for itself, coming into week 3 of this 11 (???) week term, I am busy busy busy!

Update from my last blog post, the biology test was average so I’m hoping that I passed. 663 more words


Do you know the oldest jewellery style in the world?

Bead jewellery in India is a 5,000 years old craft and dates back to the time of the Indus Valley Civilization. People of that civilization used to make beads out of gold, silver, copper, clay, ivory and even wood.  300 more words


Support Fair Trade

just another rant …

The first time I heard the term” Fair Trade”, I was still living at home.  I have to admit that I did not understand nor relate to the conversation but i knew it was having an impact on someone in my family.  1,083 more words

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Vego bars

A lot of people seem surprised when I tell them that you can be vegan and still eat chocolate. It seems to often be assumed that all chocolate must contain milk, but there’s quite a lot of very good dark chocolate out there that is totally vegan. 181 more words


The Power of You

Fair Trade Fortnight (8th – 22nd May 2015)
Fair Trade Fortnight is an annual, nationwide celebration of all things fair trade & the difference that choosing fair makes for millions of farmers & workers in developing countries. 22 more words

Working with fair trade!

The Country House Gift Company is situated in a fair trade village, We try our best to buy fair trade products as well as British, it’s not only important that products are made to the best possible quality with the best materials but how and where they are made, when we buy something do we ever think where it came from? 287 more words