Thank you to Life by Laura for linking up her delicious recipe for Chocolate Raspberry Zoats last week. Porridge is a great Winter favourite, although courgettes and rapsberries would be seasonal in Summer. A seasonal alternative for the Winter could be to use oranges or pears (which both make delicious combo with chocolate), and make porridge simply with oats […]
Meat Free Meal Plan: Roasted Cauliflower & Sweet Potato Lentil Soup, Turmeric Curry with Coconut Tofu and Shitakes + Carrot & Chickpea Salad
How is your Veganuary going so far? My week has been 99% vegan (except for the milk in my coffee – something I am finding hard to change). This Wednesday we are celebrating the 2nd edition Global Pulse Day. Beans, peas and lentils are considered an invaluable food for a healthy and sustainable future. Since becoming […]
Small but mighty pulses are considered to be an invaluable food for a healthy and sustainable future. So much so that the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) declared 2016 Year of The Pulses. As we step into 2017, we prepare to celebrate Global Pulse Day on January 18th. Pulses are low in fat, high […]
Under its pale and knobbly appearance, celeriac hides a world of flavours and possibilities. It is a root vegetable that should not be confused with the bright and crunchy leafy green celery. In fact, even if you are not keen on celery, you might just love celeriac milder taste. Celeriac is quite a dense vegetable with […]
Meat Free Meal Plan: Avocado & Mango Black Bean Salad, Watercress, Spinach & Leek Soup + One-Pot Split Pea Curry
This is the first meal plan for 2017. Having signed up to Veganuary all the recipes are vegan. One week on in my new vegan challenge, I am doing well so far. Eating vegan at home have been relatively easy. One mishap was a homemade vegan cheese pizza. Not great really, the cheese was coconut […]
1. AMAZING GRASS – GREEN SUPERFOOD WATERMELON ENERGY Amazing Grass has a full range of wheatgrass powders which are ideal to supercharge your day. This Watermelon Energy contains about 85mg of plant-based caffeine per serving. It is a powerful blend of nutritious greens, phytonutrient-packed fruits, veggies and cereal grasses, digestive enzymes and probiotics. I like […]
First of all let me wish you a very Happy & Healthy New Year. After taking some time off over the holidays, I have been doing a bit of tidying up of the blog today as well as looking at stats and numbers. 2016 was a very productive year for The Flexitarian and I am really looking […]
If you are still looking for Christmas gift ideas, here are 5 subscription gifts that will satisfy any food lover. A great present to keep on enjoying all year round. Pomora Adopt An Olive Tree – £29 per quarter With Pomora you can adopt an olive tree from one of two award-winning growers – Carmelo from Sicily […]
You may have heard of the State of Nature report. Launched in 2013, the report provides an compelling annual snapshot of how wildlife is doing in the UK, in its seas and in the Crown Dependencies and Overseas Territories. It draws on data and expertise provided by more than 50 nature conservation and research organisations […]
This Carrot & Chickpea Salad with Toasted Coconut has a delicious...
Thick and velvety, this Roasted Cauliflower & Sweet Potato Lentil...
Fresh and colourful, this Avocado & Mango Black Bean Salad...
Silky and smooth, this Watercress, Spinach & Leek Soup is...