Vegan Travel Guide to Marrakesh

Is Marrakesh a vegan-friendly city? Of course, it is! We spent one week there and had no trouble finding tasty vegan Moroccan cuisine thanks to the abundance of vegan-friendly restaurants and cafes. When planning a trip, I’ll often search for restaurants and cafes on HappyCow before we arrive. Then I’ll check photos and reviews for each location…


Insect secretions on fruit—what should vegans do?

Yesterday I posted a photo of my favourite brand of fruit smoothies, Innocent, on Instagram because I was pleasantly surprised to find them for sale at Starbucks. Someone on Instagram questioned the vegan status of these smoothies, as she thought Innocent smoothies used shellac. What is shellac? Shellac is not vegan as it is a…