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A Vegan Christmas Menu

A Vegan Christmas Menu

If you choose to go meat-free this Christmas why not try our seasonal vegan Christmas menu? Here is a selection of what I will be cooking this holiday. To keep things simple and smooth, you can make the cheesecake a few days ahead and the coulibiac filling the day before. Serve the coulibiac with some steamed […]

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50 Recipes for Butternut Squash

In Season – 50 Butternut Squash Recipes

Butternut squash is so versatile it accommodates soups, salads, pasta, tarts, curries, chillis and even desserts. Its sweet nutty taste pairs wonderfully with cheese, mushrooms, kale, spinach, fruits, sage & rosemary. With a gorgeous orange flesh naturally rich in beta carotene, vitamin Bs, potassium and fibre, butternut squash is an essential Winter vegetable. Because of […]

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5 Last Minute Vegan Thanksgiving Desserts

5 Last Minute Vegan Thanksgiving Desserts

Guilt-free indulgence with these 5 last minute vegan Thanksgiving desserts! Choose from 2 traditional pumpkin pies,  a luscious double chocolate torte, a crowd-pleaser cheesecake or  our simple French apple tart.             Follow our Pinterest board below for more meat-free, vegan and vegetarian Thanksgiving inspiration! Follow The Flexitarian’s board Thanksgiving on Pinterest.

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24 Meat Free Recipes For Bonfire Night

24 Meat Free Recipes For Bonfire Night

Don’t miss my selection of 30 Meat Free Recipes For Bonfire Night and warm up after the fireworks with some delicious vegetarian and vegan food. Make them ahead so you can enjoy the evening. I have selected some warming soups, easy one-pot dishes, must-have baked potatoes and delicious desserts that the whole family can enjoy.   Pumpkin Soup […]

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3 Great Ways to Use Left Over Pastry Dough

3 Great Ways to Use Left Over Pastry Dough + Recipes

Baking pastry often create left overs. Make sure you do not waste any, by turning scraps into delicious treats. If you have any kids around, get them involved in cutting out cookie shapes, making pizzas, cheesy breadsticks . .  Alternatively, as I found in the past, left over pastry also makes wonderful play dough that will keep them […]

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9 easy ways to garden tomatoes

9 Easy Ways to Use All Those Garden Tomatoes

The title of this post is very ironic as our tomato crop was so poor this year, we just had them in salads. Last week end I got tomato envy, dining at friends who regularly produce tons of them! Green, yellow, red, chocolatey in all shapes and forms their home grown garden tomatoes made a beautiful […]

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10 Best Vegetarian Chillis

10 Best Vegetarian Chilli Recipes

As we slip into Autumn, chilli is for me the ultimate comfort food. Ideal when you have a crowd to feed or whenever you want an easy one pot recipe. Versatile, chilli will sit proudly on your table to suit any occasions from casual entertaining, world cup, superbowl to birthday parties. Vegetarian chillis are perfect to accommodate Autumn […]

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45 Healthy & Meat-Free Kids’ Lunch Box Recipes

45 Healthy & Meat-Free Kids’ Lunch Box Recipes

Why not give your kids’ lunch box a meat-free makeover this back to school season? With a bit of planning you can cut the junk out, move beyond ham & cheese sandwiches and give your child a protein packed and healthy veggie school lunch once or twice a week. Below I have rounded up some […]

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7 Easy Ways To Add Vegetarian Protein To Your Breakfast

7 Easy Ways To Add Vegetarian Protein To Your Breakfast

A typical breakfast made of juice, cereal, toast and milk is high in carbohydrates and not the best balanced way to start the day. Adding protein to your breakfast is beneficial to both adults and children whether you follow a vegetarian, vegan, flexitarian or omnivore diet. Eating more lean protein in the morning helps regulate […]

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65 Recipes To Throw The Perfect Vegetarian Barbecue

65 Recipes To Throw The Perfect Vegetarian Barbecue

A vegetarian barbecue is a lot of fun. and with many meat-free options available there is no need for vegetarians, vegans and flexitarians to feel left behind. If the prospect of a big cookout feels a bit daunting just follow these simple rules: Keep it simple: instead of mixing too many cuisines, stick to 1 […]

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