Amy Buxton

Amy is a committed ethical vegan, raising a next generation compassionate human with her husband and their beloved dog, Boo. A freelance writer with a background in PR, she decided to use the COVID lockdown period to refocus her client base and has come to The Vegan Review as a senior writer and editor, before moving into her external content director role. "What we should be doing is working at the job of life itself" is Amy's mantra, courtesy of Tom from The Good Life.
171 Articles written
Veganuary 2024

All The Reasons That Veganuary 2024 Is Set To Be The Biggest Success Yet

Veganuary is more than just a New Year reset, it’s a cultural phenomenon with hundreds of thousands of participants each year. With 2024 underway,...

Dorset Council Rejects Plant Based Treaty

Dorset County Council has chosen to ignore calls to ditch meat and dairy from all official buildings and events and instead, passed a motion...
Bird Flu Antarctica

Bird Flu Discovered in Antarctica

Avian influenza (HPAI) commonly known as the Bird Flu has officially reached the Antarctic region, having previously been untouched by the pandemic. The alarming...
Vegan Christmas in 2023

One in Six Brits Could Have A Vegan Christmas in 2023, Poll Finds

A new poll by World Animal Protection (WAP) reportedly revealed that one in six UK adults are considering a plant-based Christmas this year. The revelation...
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The 7 most frequently asked questions about veganism, answered

There’s no such thing as a stupid question when it comes to learning about veganism. But if you feel shy asking about certain topics,...
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The issues holding veganism back from going fully mainstream

There’s no denying that veganism is on the up, but there are still a few pesky issues that are preventing it from being a...
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How to transition to a plant-based diet in one weekend

If you’re keen to make a positive change but worry that the time needed will outweigh your initial enthusiasm, we’re here to tell you...
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Plant-based protein: what, why and where to find it

No discussion about veganism is complete without a nod to the age-old question of plant-based protein sources, but is it really that hard to...
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Myth-busting the plant-based diet for beginners

How can we take all the guesswork out of a plant-based diet for beginners? By dispelling all the clichés and misinformation that make it...
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Is a whole-foods plant-based diet the best form of veganism?

Is there a hierarchy within the vegan world and if so, do followers of a whole foods plant-based diet sit at the top? It...