Vienna’s Top 5 Cafés

Back in 2012, I went interrailing with a friend and we spent 3 nights in Vienna. I instantly fell in love with the city, and immediately decided that I would move there someday (and although this hasn’t happened yet, I’m still hoping!) I love (almost) everything about Vienna – the architecture, the music, the cafés….

A Vegan Tour of Vienna

I want to start with a disclaimer: I am not vegan. But, I love trying new food, and I love that these fancy vegan places are currently on trend. I particularly love that in buying vegan food I increase the demand for this market and that in general it’s a really easy way to make…

Rome’s Top 5 Gelatos: A Review

I was recently in Rome, and before going I had made it my mission to try Rome’s “top 5 gelatos”. As it turned out, there isn’t actually a definitive list of Rome’s “top 5 gelatos”, so I ended up having to compile my own list (thanks, the internet). In order to fit 5 ice creams…

3 Fabulous Brunch Spots in Barcelona

I’ve just spent a long weekend in Barcelona, i.e. 3 mornings, i.e. 3 brunch spots. They were all fabulous, so if you’re ever in the area I’d recommend checking them out! #1. Citizen Café This was a really cute spot near our hostel, located on the Plaça d’Urquinaona. This place has a distinctly hipster vibe,…

Top Sugar-Free Treats

A lot of people are currently doing sugar-free February. Which is amazing. I hate sugar, I think it is the devil, and I believe the #1 top thing you can do to live a healthier life is to cut out processed sugars. It’s also super easy to do – you need to set the ground…

Top Vegan Meals for Non-Vegans

Ideas for vegan meals to serve your meat-eating/ flexi/ veggie friends that don’t taste like there’s “something missing” (the most common complaint about vegan food I’ve heard). I’ve also included how to turn these into just vegetarian meals (mostly by adding cheese). Just a small disclaimer: I don’t personally feel like there’s “something missing” from…

Why Soup is the Ultimate Souperfood

I love soup. It’s like a salad, but blended. What I don’t get is: with this massive smoothie trend that’s currently in full swing, why isn’t soup more popular (or in fact considered part of that trend at all)? It’s got everything you could ask for:   1. It’s souper healthy (expect many more of…