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Mad Chef’s Vegan V mac Burger

Posted on 25/07/2017 by Amy Byrne under Cheap Tips, Eat Out, Health Tips
Cheap Tips, Eat Out, Health Tips

I was lucky enough to get tickets for the Mad Chef’s F**k ME I’M VEGAN event with support from Sgaia Vegan Meats and Vegan Connections, where he unveiled the vegan V Mac burger. Sorta like a big mac from McDonald’s but, you know, vegan. While I’m not vegan, you all know if there’s something exciting happening […]

Quick Review – La Sandwicherie, Glasgow

Posted on 13/02/2017 by Amy Byrne under Cheap Tips, Eat Out, Health Tips
Cheap Tips, Eat Out, Health Tips

I must confess my deep-rooted hatred of sandwich chain Subway. This stems from a revolting viral video from a few years back showing a staff member stuffing lettuce up his nose then snorting it back into the salad bar. This, along with the synthetic taste of their bread and the same disgusting smell all their […]

Meat Me Half Way: Vegetarianism and its perks

Posted on by Amy Byrne under Cheap Tips, Health Tips
Cheap Tips, Health Tips

The thing about going out with a vegetarian is that you inevitably understand the appeal of it. Meat is expensive. In terms of student budgets it’s probably the food that costs the most on the weekly shop. Meat also causes serious blockage problems when plates with stray chicken bits are inevitably left in the kitchen […]

Cheap and easy garlic bread recipe!

Posted on 12/02/2017 by Amy Byrne under Cheap Tips, Health Tips
Cheap Tips, Health Tips

Garlic Bread has one of the most distinctive smells of any food. It’s also incredibly popular and can be eaten on its own or with pretty much any saucy dish. So here’s a cheap and easy way of impressing your tinder date with your mad garlic bread skills – although I would advise mints after. […]

Violife Vegan Cheddar Cheese

Posted on 29/01/2017 by Amy Byrne under Cheap Tips, Health Tips, Review
Cheap Tips, Health Tips, Review

If you’re anything like me, the thought of vegan cheese sounds wrong, gross and ultimately pointless. BUT I made the decision to do Veganuary, and since doing that I thought I would try my best to find a cheese alternative to curve the cravings I would (and ultimately did) have. Violife cheddar was the winner. […]