Toast Real Ale: The Beer Made From Leftover Bread

Toast Real Ale: The Beer Made From Leftover Bread

Whenever you hear of an innovative project about food waste, UK campaigner Tristam Stuart is somehow involved. Here he strikes again bringing us the best thing since sliced bread. Toast Ale is the UK’s first ever bread to beer ale. Brewed by craft purveyors Hackney Brewery, the innovative and great tasting ale uses fresh, surplus bread otherwise thrown […]

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Redesigning My Kitchen With Homify

Redesigning My Kitchen With Homify

Since starting The Flexitarian one thing has become obvious: my kitchen is in need of a full makeover. Cupboards and worktops are bursting with the latest gadgets and samples (one of the perks of food blogging) and drawers are over-filled with herbs, spices, nuts and seeds. Doing a lot of food photography, I am always on […]

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Meat Free Meal Planner: Butternut & Tofu Miso Noodles, Curry Quinoa Salad + Sugar Free Banana & Cherry Ice Cream

Meat Free Meal Planner: Butternut & Tofu Miso Noodles, Curry Quinoa Salad + Sugar Free Banana & Cherry Ice Cream

In this week’s meat free meal planner, you’ll find delicious and healthy plant-based recipes. Some of my favourite include my Butternut & Tofu Miso Noodles, Green Avocado Smoothie,  Tales of A Kitchen’s Curry Quinoa Salad and Cookie & Kate’s Kale Pesto Pizza. These past few days, I have been indulging in some guilt-free snack with Sugar Free Banana & Cherry Ice Cream. Make […]

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REVIEW + GIVEAWAY: The Happy Pear’s Recipe Box for Riverford

REVIEW + GIVEAWAY: The Happy Pear’s Recipe Box for Riverford

  I am a lucky girl. Following the delicious Anna Jones‘ recipe box last year, Riverford sent me their latest guest chef selection to review. The current recipe box has been created by The Happy Pear twins, David and Stephen Flynn. I have to admit, I did not know who they were but what a discovery! […]

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WIN – An Organic Vegetarian Recipe Box from Riverford

WIN – An Organic Vegetarian Recipe Box from Riverford

All you need to transform your cooking. Short on time? Stuck in a recipe rut? Or just want to eat well without the faff? look forward to cooking a fresh, seasonal meal when you get home Riverford recipe boxes are a simple and inspiring way to cook. Every week, they deliver everything you need to make […]

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Olio

Olio App – The Food Sharing Revolution Now Available Nationwide

Ever thought that it would be great to be able to give away some of your leftovers or surplus homegrown apples instead of throwing them away? Well, look no further.  Whether you have got food or want food, the Olio App is here to help share unwanted food so it does not end up in […]

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Meat Free Meal Planner: Creamy Turmeric Quinoa, Spicy Lentil Tacos + Energising Smoothie

Meat Free Meal Planner: Creamy Turmeric Quinoa, Spicy Lentil Tacos + Energising Smoothie

Monday’s Creamy Mushrooms & Spinach with Turmeric Quinoa is one of my favourite dish when I am in a rush for something quick and nutritious. Look out for Chocolate Fit Foodie Finds’ Chia Seed Pudding (such an indulgent guilt-free treat), Hungry Happy Healthy’s delicious Spicy Lentil Tacos and my Energising Smoothie With Kick Ass Vegan […]

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Is This Egg Still Good To Eat? The 10 Second Test

Is This Egg Still Good To Eat? The 10 Second Test

  Our obsession with “Best Before Date” and “Sell By Date” means that we throw perfectly good food away. According to WRAP 56% of eggs are thrown away because they are “out of date”. That’s an incredible amount considering eggs are still good to eat weeks after the date printed on the box. So how many days […]

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Going Meat Free & Exercising

Going Meat Free & Exercising

Many top athletes are vegetarian or vegan and those who eat meat and decide to switch to a plant-based diet often find their fitness levels improve and that running times are enhanced. If you’re looking to combine exercise by hiring a treadmill perhaps from someone like Hire Fitness, with a healthy vegetarian lifestyle, here’s some […]

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Meat Free Week Planner: Sweet Potato & Lentil Curry, Winter Quinoa Salad + Vegan Chocolate Brownies

Meat Free Week Planner: Sweet Potato & Lentil Curry, Winter Quinoa Salad + Vegan Chocolate Brownies

  Looking ahead to next week’s meat free meal plan. So many delicious options for you to choose from. Enjoy! Cotter Crunch

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