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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.


Autumn apple cake

After a rather dull and soggy end to the summer, it’s turning out to be a gorgeous start to…

Wonderful watermelon

In the UK, summer seems to have disappeared! Fortunately, though, the gorgeous seasonal fruit…

Tasty tapas tasting!

For someone who loves lots of different flavours, and wants to try everything on the menu, tapas is…

Beautiful broad beans with olive tapenade

In my mind, broad beans are forever connected with my dad. When I was very young, the house we lived…

New potato, asparagus and spinach salad

Sometimes, the simple things are the best, particularly when it comes to food. Fresh, undiluted and…

What to do when craving a toasted teacake!

I’ve been eating a plant based whole food diet for a few years now; before that I was dairy…

Dinner for all

Going plant based can be challenging at times, especially if you are being entertained and your…

Little balls of happiness

It’s mid afternoon and that familiar feeling comes creeping in – the slump. Tired…

Scrambled tofu

Wouldn’t it be great to find a dish that is quick and easy to make, and suitable to eat at any…

Onion bhajis – a super food?

I remember my first visit to an Indian restaurant so well. It was my then boyfriend’s…

Winter warmer – celeriac soup

It’s that time of year when comfort food is a must. The end of January means we’re…

A wee bit of vegan haggis

It’s this time of year that anyone you know who is Scottish, or has some Scottish heritage, or…