Nobody Puts Baby In The Corner

As the London weather somehow managed to win my heart these days, though it’s raining at the moment, my hope and longing for summer is stronger than ever. With the pop culture movements meant to empower us, women, emerging by the second with strong figures such as Beyonce (with Lemonade), it made me think about my favourite phrase that somehow has a similar vibe to all this, well, for me anyways:   “Nobody puts baby in the corner.” That is my favourite sentence from one of my favourite movies of course, Dirty Dancing. For me this season baby here means two things: Empowering myself and never letting anyone crush me in any case, and of course my new obsession: baby pink! Now you might be thinking, what the hell is she talking about? But I…

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The Best Decision I Have Ever Made

speciesism (n): discrimination in favor of one species over another, especially in the exploitation or mistreatment of animals by humans.   Today marks my 1 Year Veggie Anniversary (so I need to be quick and post before midnight!!!). And I can say that it was one of the best decisions I have ever made in my entire life. Last year yesterday, I had had my very last burger and was suffering from yet another heartburn. I was never a big meat-eater and I always used to get a heartburn after meat, sometimes even resulting in me not breathing properly. I started it as a “One week vegan challenge” and decided to eat vegan for a week. It felt too good that I couldn’t stop afterwards. The thought of meat, dead animal flesh, as food disappeared after a week I just wanted to devour every single piece of fruit (I’m bananas for bananas) and veggie…

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