As a health and environmentally conscious mum, I am keen on cooking homemade meals as often as I can. But family life is busy and in the mad rush between work and kids’ after school activities, I sometimes find myself reaching out for convenience food. This is when things can get a bit complicated. […]
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So Christmas is well and truly over and done with for another year, we hope you all had a merry time feasting on your delicious homemade menus. But what will you do with the leftovers? Because let’s face it, you probably bought way too much again! Here are a few clever vegetarian recipes that you […]
This year again, there will be no traditional leg of lamb on our Easter table. We stopped eating lamb as a family ever since our son declared “he did not want to eat baby animals”. We could not really argue and felt guilty not to have come to this conclusion earlier. Inspired by Diana Henry’s […]
Looking for a vegetarian lasagna recipe? Here are some tantalising dishes which explore not only different fillings such as butternut squash, spinach, kale, asparagus … but which also take the perennial Italian dish to new culinary frontiers such as Indian or Mexican. Vegetarian lasagna is an easy crowd pleaser with meat eaters and children alike. […]
Tofu was first used in Chinese cooking over 2000 years and has now become a staple for vegetarian and vegan western cooking as it boosts an impressive nutritional value, being high in protein + calcium and low in fat + sodium and iron. Tofu is made from curdled soya milk. Tofu is so versatile you can pretty much do anything […]
A vegetarian curry is probably the ultimate one-pot comfort food and can be made to suit favourite world cuisines such as Indian or Thai. With National Curry Week in full swing I rounded up some of my favourite vegetarian curry and vegan curry recipes. The Spicy Root & Lentil Casserole below is a definite favourite with my kids. I […]
The apple season is in full swing and while it is a sign that Autumn is on its way, it is also time to get creative in the kitchen with a very versatile fruit. So versatile indeed that you are not limited to desserts and sweets! Here is a selection of 10 of my favourite […]
Following its success in Brighton and Bristol, VegFest UK is making its London debut on October 5th and 6th 2013 at Kensington Olympia. If you are interested in all things vegetarian and vegan, this is the show for you and we have 10 pairs of tickets up for grabs. To win one of the 10 […]
Barbecues and Summer go hand in hand. An easy entertaining option where everyone can kick back and relax. It is not only reserved to meat eaters as vegetables make great candidates for barbecue cooking. If you are thinking of having a vegetarian barbecue take a look at our recipes selection. From salads, vegetarian burgers to […]
Only just over 50 years ago meat was considered a luxury and eaten only a few times a week. But since the end of Second World War meat, often associated as a sign of wealth, has played more of a central role in western diet. Today, some of us eat even more meat than […]
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