Blog

Welcome to the blog. Here you will find loads of tasty recipes to try at home ranging from simple snacks to dinner party ideas. Plus cakes and desserts – because I love them! You will also find articles and helpful information all about whole-food plant-based eating. So have a browse through, or if you’re looking for something in particular, use the search box on the right.


Okra and potato masala

Okra is one of those ‘marmite’ vegetables – you either love it or hate it…

Red pepper and white bean sunshine soup

If you’re reading this sitting in the hot summer sun, you may wonder why I’m posting a…

Seedy crackers

Crackers are great! Crisp and crunchy texture that carries off all sorts of flavours, they’re…

Courgette, carrot and kohlrabi salad

The courgette glut continues! It’s amazing how quickly they grow, seemingly able to transform…

Homemade dairy-free ‘cheese’

If I had a pound for every time someone said ‘oh but I couldn’t give up cheese’…

Courgette compendium

One of the outcomes of lockdown for us is we have had time to create new raised beds to start…

Making a difference

Have you seen the fortune teller comedy sketch by Micheal McIntyre? It’s ┬áJune 2019 and he…

Basic sourdough starter

Lockdown due to the Covid 19 pandemic opened up the opportunity for people to rediscover – or…

Chickpea sandwich spread

One of the things discussed on my Eat Well Live Well course is how to successfully transition to…

Simple sauerkraut

As more is learnt about gut health and the microbiome (the mystical population of bacteria hiding…

Malabar curry

I do love a good curry! Going to India really gave me a passion for Asian cuisine. There are just so…

Chocolate and banana muffins

One of the positive things about the Covid 19 lockdown is that more people are getting in the…