Simple + Nourishing Watercress Soup *Vegan

This soup is a classy number. Perfect for dinner parties … we had it for our Christmas Day starter with huge success. I can even get my kids to tuck into this with some chunky toast served alongside. You can easily sub in extra greens too – a handful of spinach or small cup of peas, all goes nicely. Ingredients 75g fresh watercress 1 large … Continue reading Simple + Nourishing Watercress Soup *Vegan

Homemade Non-toxic Cleaning Products

Using homemade cleaning products is not only chemical free and inexpensive, but just as effective as commercially bought ones. It’s amazingly super easy to make them too! I have been making our own general cleaner for 2 years now, and use recipes to unclog drains, descale our kettle, or our post-Christmas oven. According to a recent article in the Independent “Cleaning products as bad for … Continue reading Homemade Non-toxic Cleaning Products

VEGAN MAC ‘N’ CHEESE

I’m the saviour 😂 Vegan Mac N Cheese . That doesn’t taste like shit 🙌🏻 INGREDIENTS Whole block of silken tofu (drained). 1 kallo mushroom stock cube. 1 tsp of shoya sauce. 1 tbsp of nutritional yeast (or more to taste). 2 tbsps of grated Bute Island Foods – Sheese mozzarella. 1/2 a cup of Oatly barista milk. 1 tsp of garlic granules. Salt + … Continue reading VEGAN MAC ‘N’ CHEESE

VEGAN VANILLA CHAI CAKE

Autumn has descended upon us, and I for one am less than impressed, originally from NZ I find the cooler months here in the U.K, well –  cool! A cake like this however, warms the coldest of days and is dead simple. Some, not all vegan cake recipes call for ingredients from little old ladies cauldrons from far ends of the earth, not this one! … Continue reading VEGAN VANILLA CHAI CAKE

The Best Vegan Chilli in the World ! E V E R …..

OK ..OK – so now I have grabbed your attention, here is my vegan chilli recipe. Now it may not be the best in the world E V E R  ….. but it’s pretty damn close. I have blessed you not once, but twice, as this recipe comes with a video too – hurrah! I’ll include the outtakes (at the bottom of this page) as it … Continue reading The Best Vegan Chilli in the World ! E V E R …..

Simple Ways to Reduce Plastic Use + Other Ideas to Help the Environment

It can be hard to reduce plastic use. Everything is covered in it. For me personally the town where I live doesn’t make it easily accessible, to cut down on plastic use without spending more money. The supermarket is the cheapest place for me to buy food to feed my family. Is it the same for you? Or maybe you’re looking for some ideas to … Continue reading Simple Ways to Reduce Plastic Use + Other Ideas to Help the Environment

Deconstructed Miso Vegan Sushi Bowl – Fast + Nourishing

This is not so much a recipe but a guide. It’s simple, nourishing and can easily be made in bulk. It is packed with nutrients, stomach boosting fermented miso and protein rich tofu. As per pack instructions cook enough sushi rice for your needs (make extra it really is lush). Once cooked stir in 1 tsp of miso paste. I use about 1 tsp for … Continue reading Deconstructed Miso Vegan Sushi Bowl – Fast + Nourishing

Raising a Vegan Family / Tips. Supporting your child’s choices / Lunch Ideas

This is one of my most requested posts. For a reason…. let’s be brutally honest – it’s hard. There, I’ve said it raising a vegan family can be hard at the beginning!  This isn’t a anti vegan post – quite the opposite. But I wont ever talk shit …well not about the serious stuff!! Thankfully the hard moments become less and less the longer you … Continue reading Raising a Vegan Family / Tips. Supporting your child’s choices / Lunch Ideas

Help *TIPS* going VEGAN or encorporating more Plantbased foods into your diet

I have written this post hoping it will help if you’re transitioning to vegansim, curious or just want to incorporate more vegan foods into your diet- cos it’s so damn good for you!! I would like to thank my lovely facebook followers (+ husband) who have helped my compile this blog post. If you have any suggestions send me a message. Tips – Get one … Continue reading Help *TIPS* going VEGAN or encorporating more Plantbased foods into your diet

A year in – being Vegan – *VEGANISM* – PLANTPOWERED FAMILY

A year in …. what have i learnt? …apart from what biscuits are vegan *joking *winkwink “Nothing will benefit health or increase chances of survival on earth as the evolution to a vegetarian diet. ” — Albert Einstein   Well it’s hard to know where to start. It’s a really massive change. We ate mostly plantbased to start with, so I knew my basics.   … Continue reading A year in – being Vegan – *VEGANISM* – PLANTPOWERED FAMILY