Crissie

OhSo is my baby. Its been a 20-year plus journey. And, of course, it is and always will be a work-in-progress.

How vegan business owners are using our platform

When you come across something new, it is natural to feel somewhat daunted by it all.  It all looks so different to everything else you're used to.  We get it.  And with OhSo, the platform is so full of different tools for vegan business owners that you do need to take the time to get familiar with each area.

Organic Sustainable Farming is the Future of Agriculture

In this film, organic market gardeners Frank and Josje talk about why the supermarket system doesn’t work and how Community Supported Agriculture fits into a new story for food growing. CSA members help farmers to grow the best quality vegetables and to nurture healthy soils by committing to receive a vegetable box every week for […]

The importance of knowing your tofu

Soy products are a fantastic source of protein. But remember to read the label before purchasing.

What’s OhSo about anyway?

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The future of renewable energy is making it look cool

When countries like Portugal are already harnessing over 60% of its required power from renewable sources, it is surprising to learn that knowledge about the potential of solar energy in our cities and the options we already have available to us regarding solar energy for our homes, is still rather limited. So, I’m gathering a […]

Oil Free Vegan Mayonnaise Recipe

To splice up a salad, try this mayonnaise – no oil, no eggs. Simple. Fresh and yummy. Keeps well too. Once you have the base, you can play around with ingredients like mustard, or even honey, salt, pepper…whatever. Give it a try.

If you are going to try, go all the way

When I decided, like 20 years ago, to launch what is today OhSo, the site you’re on now, I had a problem. Me. My own lack of belief in myself. I didn’t believe I was good enough to do something as big as everything I dream OhSo will become. I didn’t believe I could ever […]

Getting stuck in negative thought

Our minds tend to hold on to negative thought and, thus, we find it difficult to see any positives in our day-to-day. This TedTalk from Psychologist Alison Ledgerwood brings up a few simple tests conducted to prove how a single positive thought can help us release all the negative ones from our day, making a […]