Mad Penguin, Aberdeen
Food & Drink

Mad Penguin, Aberdeen

A few weeks ago, a new ice cream shop opened in Aberdeen called Mad Penguin. Despite it feeling like the middle of our Aberdeen winter, I had to go (twice in one day) because I had seen the variety of vegan options they had in their freezers on their Facebook page. I haven’t had chocolate ice cream in six months,…

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Chocolate & Walnut Banana Bread
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Chocolate & Walnut Banana Bread

Since going vegan in June, I haven’t really baked anything (much to Steve’s dismay). I think I’ve been a little bit scared to get into the whole vegan-baking-thing for the fear of seriously messing up and making something not so tasty, and putting myself off of cake forever! I thought i’d ease myself back into baking by making a really…

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Why I Went Vegan…
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Why I Went Vegan…

Let’s face it, I like talking about why I went vegan. So I have composed a not too preachy blog post about why I chose to make the transition to a vegan lifestyle. Why?  I went vegan for a number of reasons. Firstly, I was a vegetarian for a number of years as a teenager when I first exposed myself…

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Charity work: Voices in the Middle
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Charity work: Voices in the Middle

Emily, Myself & Mia at the WHYFestival in October. About three years ago, I stumbled upon a charity called Kids in the Middle. I was so impassioned by their cause, but at the time I did not really have the means or time to get involved.  Three years later, upon graduation, I looked them up again.  Renamed to Voices in…

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A weekend with Hamish #BorrowMyDoggy
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A weekend with Hamish #BorrowMyDoggy

I joined Borrow My Doggy about a month ago, and was lucky enough to meet this little guy (pictures below). For those of you who have no idea what Borrow My Doggy is, it’s almost like a dating website for potential doggy friends. I feel like that’s the best way to describe it. You pay £9.99 for the membership for…

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