Entries by Amy Howie

Gregg’s Vegan Steak Bake

The long, awaited Vegan ‘Steak Bake’ has arrived from Greggs.  So I got my running shoes on and got over to Greggs as soon as I could to try one. With the same lattice pattern as the vegan ‘sausage’ roll, it was easy distinguishable as not being the ‘meat one.’  Greggs has once again gone […]


Veganuary is a pledge to go vegan for the 31 days of January, it aims to increase participation, work towards a change in the food industry, raise awareness of the reasons to go vegan and make it mainstream and grow the movement globally. For me I went Vegan in Feb 2018 after doing dry January. […]

Car, What Car?

When I starting writing this post we’d just got rid of the family car. The family car was actually my husbands work car but we only really used it for ferrying the kids to school and back. Well, it’s been 3 months now and as per usual I’m only just getting the post up. We […]

Sharing the Love

The other Sunday I ran, well mostly walked, the Southampton half marathon.  When you have 3 hours on your own you do a lot of thinking.  It started off with the girl in front who like myself had a sizable backside, to a very good friend who has just had a baby, to how women […]

Who Am I?

Who am I? To be honest I don’t know myself. The November before last I hit 30.  I wasn’t ready for it.  30, I was supposed to be an adult, supposed to have my place defined in life.  Instead I was a 30 year old who whilst happily married for 6 years, happened to be […]