Beetroot, mint and puy lentil salad

So Christmas is over, the jolly reds, festive greens and sparkle are dismantled, packed up and consigned to another eleven months of gathering dust and we are left feeling blue, bloated and rather… Continue reading

Cranberry tarts (Vegan, gluten free)

As you can see I’m running on a bit of a cranberry flavoured theme at the moment.. (it’s christmas, humour me!), and right here is my latest offering to the festive canon. I’m… Continue reading

Kale, white bean and sweet potato cakes with pea puree.

Kale, white bean and garlic is a great combination which I have been loving in soups and stews. However sometimes you come home tired, cold and hungry and you just need something a… Continue reading

Cranberry and chestnut flapjacks

So there’s eight days to go until christmas now and I am really getting into the festive spirit! (As you can probably tell from this post which looks like some kind of gigantic, festive… Continue reading

Double chocolate chickpea truffles

I had the absolute best time making these. Seriously, I had one day off this week, and I just spent the whole day fettling away in the kitchen like some kind of chocolate… Continue reading

Vegetarian sausage hotpot.

Now I’m sure I don’t need to tell you all this, in fact it’s probably a date you’ve all had earmarked in your diaries for months, you may even have had a countdown… Continue reading

Super veggie red lentil dahl

So I had a free house today. Just me and the dogs chillin’ together, and what a beautiful day it was. All we’ve done is cookin’ and eatin’, my favourite kinda day. In… Continue reading

Millionaire’s shortbread bites – healthy, vegan, gluten free

Everyone loves a traybake. And this particular traybake may be our national favourite. Crumbly shortbread, rich gooey caramel and thick, solid chocolate layered up into one squidgy, squishy, sweet and satisfying bite; it’s… Continue reading

Healthy chocolate mousse with coconut & pear

When I was a child one of my favourite weekday puddings was chocolate angel delight (anyone else remember this?) My Mum would make it in these tall sundae jars, layered up with tinned… Continue reading

Jewelled, balsamic brussel sprouts with honey & walnuts

Hello again. Whilst we’re on the subject of underrated vegetables (parsnip post, hard to miss), it would be a crime not to mention the most under of all the underdogs: the humble brussel… Continue reading