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

VEGAN BANANA + CHOCOLATE CAKE

This cake is perfect for using up brown bananas. Simple to make and perfect every time. Ingredients 185g plain flour (I find you can mess around with flour combinations really nicely with this recipe . So maybe half wholemeal and half plain) 45g cocoa OR 30g of cacao 1 tsp bicarbonate of soda 1 tsp baking powder 140g sugar 120 ml vegetable oil 1/4 pint … Continue reading VEGAN BANANA + CHOCOLATE CAKE

BLISSED OUT VEGAN CHOCOLATE FUDGE CAKE

What a beautiful day it’s been today. The sun has shone and our vitamin D pot has definitely been filled. We have added some vital nutrients to our raised beds ready to start planting out our allotment really soon. Things are getting lively in our greenhouse too. I am so thankful. This cake can go as glam as you want to take it. As well … Continue reading BLISSED OUT VEGAN CHOCOLATE FUDGE CAKE

NETTLE SOUP – FORAGED FOOD FOR FREE – GREEN BOWL OF GOODNESS

I’m in the lotti (I frigging love that word ) sipping coffee and hoping for 2 mins peace ✌🏻 . The kids are about to play badminton after beating shite out of each other playing football . Tilly’s splashing in the paddling pool … which is soooo cold . Hubby’s been setting fire to weeds around the garden so should be pretty chilled out ! … Continue reading NETTLE SOUP – FORAGED FOOD FOR FREE – GREEN BOWL OF GOODNESS

SALTED CHOCOLATE PEANUT BUTTER CHEESECAKE / RAW + VEGAN

This my darlings will make you happy (happier than a Bergen on trollstice – if you don’t know what the film TROLLS is ….find out now !!), I SAID HAPPY!! This is a slightly more expensive recipe than some of mine, so if you need to butter up this shit – make it for Mothers Day – BOOM ! ….and then you’re the best child … Continue reading SALTED CHOCOLATE PEANUT BUTTER CHEESECAKE / RAW + VEGAN

KALE CRISPS OVEN + DEHYDRATOR METHOD WITH TIPS + CHIPS

Camilla Rosa Photography SNACK TIME! Have you heard of kale crisps? If you haven’t you are in for a treat! They satisfy the craving for something salty and crispy whilst being seriously healthful. Ingredients Bunch of Kale Leaves (roughly 400g) Salt and Pepper to season (I use pink salt) Olive Oil to rub onto leaves (about 2tbsps – play it by ear) Conventional Oven Directions … Continue reading KALE CRISPS OVEN + DEHYDRATOR METHOD WITH TIPS + CHIPS

HEALING TURMERIC MILK MYLK LATTE + GINGER AYURVEDIC WARMER

This will blow your taste buds away. If you like a chai latte then this has you written all over it. This spicy heart warming drink does more than just satisfy your taste buds. My healthy version will nourish you. Packed with anti inflammatory spices and antibacterial goodness. I make solely in my BLENDTEC blender as it heats to a level that is still classed … Continue reading HEALING TURMERIC MILK MYLK LATTE + GINGER AYURVEDIC WARMER

BETTY’S SEASONAL NETTLE JUICE

I’ve had a great week so far. I have mostly been hanging with Mad Dogs and Vintage Vans, who by the way I think should be renamed “Sassy Lasses with Lots of Cake, and Magnificent Vans” catchy huh?? More to come with them soon….. Monday and Tuesday they had the deliciously chic Betty Magazine doing a shoot. A lovely team they are too, and I … Continue reading BETTY’S SEASONAL NETTLE JUICE

VEGAN HEALTHY NUTELLA CHOCLATE HAZLENUT (COBNUT) SPREAD

Our hazlenut tree (Cobnut) is bursting at the moment, even the squirrel is full! My children love chocolate spread, but even the organic ones are not really very healthy. This version is simple. It takes a little patience, but you get hot Nutella !!!! As I said we are fortunate to have a hazlenut tree in our garden, so a few shakes and we had a … Continue reading VEGAN HEALTHY NUTELLA CHOCLATE HAZLENUT (COBNUT) SPREAD

Raw Vegan Pecan Chocolate Brownies

These don’t need much of an intro ⬆ just look!!! Wow. They are gooey, decadent and super quick. Refined sugar free, gluten free, dairy free, raw and vegan. I know I’m an angel…. treats that love you back. Full of antioxidants, good fats, fibre, and have the definite feel good factor. Ingredients 30 dates (soaked for at least 20 mins if hard) 1 large cup … Continue reading Raw Vegan Pecan Chocolate Brownies