Curbing your meat habit can be very daunting. Having spent most of my life on a meat-heavy diet, it certainly did not come to me naturally. I found that going meat-free once a week is easy enough. But when I decided to step it up and go meat-free several times a week, I found myself […]
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At the start of 2019, Pizza Hut Restaurants launched a new Vegan Jackfruit Pizza, the ‘Jack ‘n’ Ch**se’, pledging to make it a permanent menu item if 10,000 Vegan Pizzas were sold by the end of Veganuary. Sales were tracked via the installation of a ‘Vegan-o-meter’ on Pizza Hut Restaurant’s Twitter channel (@PizzaHutUK). Sales target […]
Ever wondered how best to keep your healthy eating goals on track? Do you find yourself mid-week lacking inspiration for your meals, ending up craving something you invariably regret afterwards. A little planning and organisation might help and meal prep is a great tool to keep you on track and satisfied. Meal prep is all over […]
Rushing around, it can be difficult to grab a balanced meal and I often settle for something quick that is not necessarily healthy. Birds Eye Veggie Bowls have been designed to address this conundrum with a choice of four tasty veggie dishes: Thai Curry with Chickpeas and Sweet Potato, Super Green Italian Risotto with Lentils […]
Thank you for making 2018, The Flexitarian’s best year so far. There is now a third of the UK population actively trying to reduce its meat consumption and the plant-based revolution shows no signs of slowing down. 2018 has seen more and more restaurants offering meat-free options and a record number of vegan lines being […]
There is no doubt that the vegan food scene in London is booming. With so many places opening up it is difficult to keep up. But help is at hand! Vegan London – A Guide to the Capital’s Best Cafés, Restaurants and Food Stores is a new book from Serena Lee, author of the popular […]
A few months ago, we met wine producers from Hecht & Bannier who make organic and vegan wines in the South of France. It was an eye opening experience. “Wait, aren’t wines all vegan?” was my reaction when I was first discovered that not all wines were suitable for plant-based diets. “In fact, no, far […]
This year I have teamed up with Vitality 4 Life, specialist in kitchen appliances and kitchen gadgets for healthy eating. Vitality 4 Life offers a range of kitchen appliances designed to provide ease of use, allow preparation of wholesome food quickly and conveniently while retaining all of the nutritional value. As part of our partnership, […]
Our Christmas dinner has changed since I first started the Flexitarian blog. A far cry from the meat feast we had only five years ago, this year again we will be having a flexitarian Christmas. In many ways, there is no other time of the year that epitomises better the philosophy of eating less meat […]
With just a few weeks to go until Christmas, I have compiled several gift guides that I cannot wait to share with you. Below you will find a selection of 6 vegan food gifts, perfect for seasoned vegans or anyone else wanting to embrace more of a plant-based diet. Sourdough Bread Making Kit Elegantly packaged […]
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