So, I just changed the name of this blog from Vegan2011 to Raveganous.
Originally, this blog was intended to chart my year of veganism (2011). It also had quite a nice little rhyme to it (if you pronounced it twenty-eleven).
However, the blog isn't about that any more. A name with the year in it will date very quickly, so I wanted to pick something else. I wanted something which instantly indicated 'vegan', but preferably without using the word 'vegan' (like the Happy Herbivore managed to do). That proved tricky.
I also wanted the name to be catchy, and something personal to me. I did think of Krav Vegan, or some variation of it, but I don't often talk about Krav Maga, or even sports nutrition. I eat more calories on days when I work out more, and up my protein content by a proportionate amount, sometimes with a hemp smoothie - that's the extent of my sports nutrition.
I have a love of classic British and English food, but I don't always focus on those, and anyway British Vegan is taken. I'm lazy, but the Lazy Vegan is also taken. So, I just went with a portmanteau of my surname, ravenous, and vegan. Simples!
Have a mildly artistic picture of Anthony and I, and my Ridiculous Sunhat (love that hat).