The tradition of the ubiquitous Christmas cheeseboard can be a struggle for any vegan out there. The good news is that this festive season sees the launch of the first ever vegan cheese platter available from Ocado and Sainsbury’s. Award winning Violife has launched a Christmas Dairy Free Platter which includes 200g slices of classic Cranberry After […]
The Holiday Season is upon us. Here is my Christmas Gift Guide which includes some items I have tried and tested during the year as well as other quality gifts (some of them I hope to find in my Christmas stocking 🙂 ) Some of the links below link to our eco online shop. Others […]
With less than four weeks to go, the festive season is almost upon us. This year I am very glad to be supporting the #FeedYourHappy #OrganicChristmas Campaign. If you are a regular reader then you will know that I am firm believer that choosing organic food is very important to health, the environment and animal […]
When it comes to healthy eating, steaming is one of the best ways to cook food. Not only does it not require any oil or fats but it is also the best way to preserve nutrients. Steaming is often seen as an uncomplicated fuss-free way of cooking. Yet how many times have you found yourself […]
Pasta is such a comforting food, but often laden with cream and cheese. If you prefer to avoid dairy, here are 10 essential vegan pasta sauce recipes to try. Some of them use nuts (which are brilliant at imitating dairy), others use pulses, others substitute cream and cheese with silky avocados. One thing is for sure, […]
Even if you are trying not to think about Christmas (just yet), the roll-out of festive menus is a definite sign that we are getting closer to one of the busiest time of the year. Pret A Manger is launching its Christmas Menu today. This year, the classic Christmas Lunch and Veggie Christmas Lunch sandwiches are […]
I love cooking with fresh herbs. I use plenty in my recipes as they are really versatile and add such flavour to dishes that you do not need to add much salt. I simply could not do without them and tend to have a wide selection available sitting right there on my windowsill. This is […]
To celebrate World Vegan Month this November, Whole Foods Market is hosting a series of exclusive vegan pop-up lunches in two of their London stores, serving award-winning plant-based Oumph! Tacos and Kebabs. As regular readers will know, I am such a big fan of Oumph. Made from soya beans, Oumph looks, feels and tastes like […]
Would you like to see the difference your meat free days are having on your health and the planet? The Darwin Challenge app is there to help anyone see how much of an impact their flexitarian diet has, whether they go meat free for one day or more a week. The Darwin Challenge has […]
We throw out around 24 million slices of bread every day in the UK! What a waste of perfectly good food and money. Freezing your bread loaf and using just what you need if one of the best way to prevent wasting it. Amongst the avoidable food waste are leftover bread crusts which some people […]
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