Posts tagged food
10 Places to Eat Vegan Brunch in Hong Kong

The first thing that comes to mind when I hear the word ‘brunch’ is a platter of bacon, ham, and eggs. Sadly, none of what we typically associate with this meal happens to be vegan, making it challenging for some of us to find options that are both accessible and delicious. So, for awhile now, I have been on the lookout for restaurants that serve vegan brunch options. Several months and multiple meals later, I have finally managed to compile a list of my favourite ones. And here it is!

Read More
20 Cheap Vegan Eats in Hong Kong Below $50 HKD

Veganism in Hong Kong should be accessible, attainable, and inclusive. So, with hopes to combat the misconception that veganism is always expensive, detailed below are ten of my favourite eateries in Hong Kong that offer options that are both affordable and enjoyable.

Read More
5 Delicious Vegan Eats in Causeway Bay, Hong Kong

Ever been lost wandering around the iconic streets of Causeway Bay—in search for a vegan option but unsure where to head? Listed in this post are five of my favourite vegan restaurants situated the most commonly traversed district of Hong Kong.

Read More
6 Places to Eat Authentic Vegan Dim Sum in Hong Kong

As a visitor of Hong Kong, one thing you must do is have a meal of dim sum. However, dim sum often consists of pork, beef, and various other forms of meat. In this post, I have compiled a list of all the best restaurants in Hong Kong that serve vegan dim sum options so you can check off all the items off your Hong Kong buckets list without compromising your dietary choices.

Read More
Food Waste, Local Produce, and Tracking My Carbon Footprint

In the first week of my ‘30-Day Awareness Challenge’, I delve into the topics of food waste, local produce, and carbon footprints. To my dismay, I discover that my conscious efforts to live sustainably may be entirely offset by one simple habit.

Read More
Embarking on a "Zero-Waste" Journey...One Year Later

This time last year, I wrote an article titled Embarking on a Zero-Waste journey. One year later, I reflect on the process, my thoughts, and realizations.

Read More
6 Aesthetic Locations to Eat Vegan Food in Koh Samui, Thailand

This post covers six (very aesthetic) locations I visited in Koh Samui that served some of the most delicious vegan food. From the regular pad thai without eggs to quinoa patty burgers and mango papaya smoothie bowls, you can expect to find something here for everyone.

Read More
5 Best Vegan Restaurants in Seminyak, Bali

Last Summer, I visited Bali and had the opportunity to try many of their wonderful vegan restaurants. Listed in this post are six of my favourites and the specific dishes I enjoyed. Bali is one of the best places to eat vegan food, so I hope that this post helps to narrow down the abundance of options.

Read More
2018 Recap: A Vegan Journey

As someone who can no longer envision a life without monthly - sometimes even weekly - vegan adventures, I thought it would be nice to reminisce on how veganism has transformed my life in 2018. This posts marks significant milestones that I achieved throughout the year and highlights that are a pleasure to remember.

Read More
5 Zero-Waste Essentials to Kickstart Your Low-Impact Lifestyle in 2019

Living ‘zero-waste’ or low waste can be challenging, but it can be simplified when you’re surrounded with the right equipment. Although not entirely necessary for lowering your rates of consumption, these items mentioned were (and continue to be) instrumental in supplementing my transition.

Read More
Using Poop to Grow Plants

One of the most intriguing speakers at the Green Fest was without a doubt the man who used his poop to grow plants: Cesar Jung-Harada. I had the honor of interviewing him for SCMP Young Post, and in the process, gained perspective on his take on environmental issues and what he’s doing to combat them.

Read More
5 Easy Tips to Kick-start Your Vegan Journey in 2019

A common phrase I hear is: I would love to go vegan, but I’m not sure where to start! In this post, I dish out five top tips that worked for me when transitioning into veganism that will hopefully guide you in doing the same.

Read More
Are You Really an Environmentalist If You Still Consume Meat?

Studies show that meat consumption is the single greatest contributor to greenhouse gas emissions, and as a result, climate change. Although I try to be inclusive with different methods of activism, one controversial question that has been stuck with me is: are you really an environmental activist if you still consume meat? In this post, I discuss my perspective on this issue.

Read More
Can Vegans Eat Meat?!

One of the great ironies of veganism: “isn’t it more wasteful to not eat the leftovers?” This post will attempt to approach the controversy through a objective and technical perspective - deciphering the true meaning of what it means to be vegan and what we can do when faced with the situation of leftover animal products.

Read More
Zero Waste Street Food

Taipei is famous for its night markets that sell food ranging from frog legs to tofu. However, many of these stalls sell their snacks in disposable containers that can end up being extremely wasteful. Find out how I managed to enjoy this food without contributing to this waste!

Read More