Author: Joanne Fairbrother

Vegan Living - Vegan Foods in South Africa

Vegan Food in South Africa

Please note that none of the products on this list (except where otherwise specified) are officially endorsed by the South African Vegan Society. We rely completely on companies and manufacturers to supply us with...

Vegan Living Vegetarian Eggs

Why Not Vegetarian?

Isn’t vegetarianism enough? Isn’t veganism just a radical fringe diet? Almost everybody knows a couple of vegetarians – people who don’t eat meat but usually still eat eggs and cheese, drink milk and don’t...

Vegan Living FAQ Labrador

Frequently Asked Questions

Many common questions posed by and to vegans are answered below. If you would like to see any questions not listed here included, then get in touch and let us know. QUICK LINKS Why...


Non-Vegan E-Numbers

E-Numbers are simply artificial food additives, like colourants, flavourants, antioxidants, preservatives, stabilisers, thickeners etc. Each of these additives is given a corresponding “E Number” that adheres to an international numbering system, so that their...


Environmental Reasons for Going Vegan

Animal agriculture takes a devastating toll on the earth. It is an inefficient way of producing food, since feed for farm animals requires land, water, fertilizer, and other resources that could otherwise have been...


Hidden Animal Ingredients

Vegans are often unaware that products, like food, cosmetics etc may contain animal ingredients and/or by-products of animal. Please note, the list is not all-inclusive, as there are thousands of technical and patented names for...

Ethical Vegans to go Vegan

Ethical Reasons to go Vegan

Have you ever been onto a social media site and been horrified by a story of animal abuse a fellow ‘outraged’ friend has shared? Would you be outraged if you saw someone walk up...