7 ingredients in our vegan kitchen I could not live without

Hello friends and not-yet-friends and welcome to my first SnugVegans blog post, that’s basically an actual blog post and not just off on a jaunt into the world or cooking something. I’ve been asked by a few people at times what are the KEY ingredients I can never be without when I’m cooking, and I’m never really sure what to answer because it’s kinda’ the … Continue reading 7 ingredients in our vegan kitchen I could not live without

“Sarmale de Post la Slow-Cooker”: Slow-Cooked Romanian Cabbage Rolls (VG, GF, Oil-Free Option)

Anyone who knows me knows how much I love Romania. There’s just something wonderful about just about everything that country has to offer. The people are friendly, funny and fiercely intelligent, both countryside and city center have something spectacular to offer and of course… there’s the food. Ever since I travelled to Romania for the first time way back in April 2016 I have been … Continue reading “Sarmale de Post la Slow-Cooker”: Slow-Cooked Romanian Cabbage Rolls (VG, GF, Oil-Free Option)

Hatherley Manor Hotel? They should call it HEAVENLY Manor Hotel! An unforgettable spa stay outside Gloucester.

I realize that I may have given in to _slight_ hyperbole in that title there, but once you hear about this trip you’ll know why I’m happy to be overly complimentary about Hatherley Manor. As you all know, @rockinblues and I got away to Bristol recently for a wonderful week away (and thank goodness we did! Lockdown 2 wasn’t far behind!) and that was super … Continue reading Hatherley Manor Hotel? They should call it HEAVENLY Manor Hotel! An unforgettable spa stay outside Gloucester.

Banana bread 2.0 – Winter Lockdown Edition (VG, oil-free)

Aaaand we’re back in lockdown. I mean, it was kind of expected, as there is only as much as society can open up during a pandemic before an effective vaccine has been developed and distributed (at least among key workers and vulnerable populations). But this time schools and universities are staying open for some reason. In either case, this year has brought so many challenges, … Continue reading Banana bread 2.0 – Winter Lockdown Edition (VG, oil-free)

I hope you don’t think this is too cheesy! Delectable, healthy vegan Mac and Ch*ese (VG, GF option, Oil-Free)

Mac & Cheese is a classic. One of the all time greats when it comes to yummy comfort food during the winter… or any season for that matter. You just can’t go wrong with it. My only problem with Mac & Cheese though, besides the obvious inclusion of animal products, is that it’s just so unhealthy. Yes of course there are times where we don’t … Continue reading I hope you don’t think this is too cheesy! Delectable, healthy vegan Mac and Ch*ese (VG, GF option, Oil-Free)