Energy Boosting Green Smoothie (VG, GF)

Do you ever get that afternoon slump, when you’re really struggling to focus and you feel like you are ready for bed, even though it is only 2-3pm? This can easily happen when we are spending our days working at a desk. The human body was not designed for long periods of sitting, and staring at a screen for 8+ hours a day does not … Continue reading Energy Boosting Green Smoothie (VG, GF)

No-Nonsense Vegan Parm (VG, GF, Oil-Free)

This recipe is for my brother-in-law David, who believes I write too much before actually getting to the recipe. I guess it’s a blessing he’s reading them at all, so I’ll throw him a (vegan) bone here. This Parmesan-style cheesy topping can go on anything as a crust, in creamy sauces for pasta, basically anywhere you want a salty, cheesy hit. The method? Measure, blend, … Continue reading No-Nonsense Vegan Parm (VG, GF, Oil-Free)

Super Speedy ‘SOS’ Mixed Bean Chili (VG, GF, Oil-Free Option)

You know when you find yourself in that classic situation, when your sister and brother-in-law are getting a new kitchen put in, and they don’t have access to a cooker / stove / hob, so you offer to cook and drive them loads of food and then you remember at the last minute, feel terrible and want to make something really nice to make up … Continue reading Super Speedy ‘SOS’ Mixed Bean Chili (VG, GF, Oil-Free Option)

“Can we have pizza?”, “We have pizza at home!”: Red Onion, Mushroom and BBQ Jackfruit Pizza (VG, GF Option)

When you really think about it, pizza is just a real-time pie chart of how much pizza you have left. Pizza is without a doubt the ultimate food. When you say you’re having pizza, people are excited; even bad pizza is still good pizza and of course most importantly it inspired a great moment in TV history which is quoted (in our household) more than … Continue reading “Can we have pizza?”, “We have pizza at home!”: Red Onion, Mushroom and BBQ Jackfruit Pizza (VG, GF Option)

Here we go(bi)! Baked Aloo Gobi – Indian style spiced Potato and Cauliflower (VG, GF, Oil Free)

We’re on the downward slope folks. We’re past the peak of summer, the days are getting cooler (I mean, it’s still _pretty warm_ but that’s on me being English and never being happy with the temperature). The good news though is that we can start making warm, comfort dishes to carry us into the exciting winter months (and trust me, we have some great stuff … Continue reading Here we go(bi)! Baked Aloo Gobi – Indian style spiced Potato and Cauliflower (VG, GF, Oil Free)

Cheeky Crunchy Chickpeas (VG, GF, Oil Free)

Serious question… have you ever found yourself in need of a snack? Sorry my bad. Obviously, we all love a good snack-attack, but do you ever find yourself stood in the kitchen, in your Hygge clothes, blanket wrapped around you, Netflix on pause about 5 seconds into the episode, about 1.5/2 hours after dinner thinking… “mmmm, but I could still nibble something…”? Yeah. That’s what … Continue reading Cheeky Crunchy Chickpeas (VG, GF, Oil Free)

Keepin’ it steamy: Hot breakfast Guac (VG, GF, Oil Free)

Don’t panic! I’m here, normal service can now be resumed! Seriously though it’s been a lovely break for me not having to worry too much about posting; last week was Andreea’s turn to post (and I’m glad she did because that pasta was incredible!) and the weekend before last was simply wonderful. That’s pretty much it. If you follow us on Instagram, you’ ll know … Continue reading Keepin’ it steamy: Hot breakfast Guac (VG, GF, Oil Free)

Quarantine Superstar aka Banana Bread (VG)

If we were to choose one dish to represent the last few months or maybe even 2020 on the whole, it would have to be banana bread. As most of us had to completely overhaul our daily routines and adjust to spending all our time in the same space, we put our metaphorical hats on and started making banana bread. And more banana bread. And … Continue reading Quarantine Superstar aka Banana Bread (VG)

The Sweet-Tooth Fairy’s No-Bake Oreo Chocolate ‘Cheese’cake (VG)

I don’t know about you guys but is there anything better in this world than a REALLY good dessert? You’ve had a delicious meal, you’ve enjoyed the wine (in my case a bit _too_ much) and now you’re just craving something sweet. I’m not talking light here, by the way. People who like your lemon possets and grapefruit sorbet you guys can leave now because … Continue reading The Sweet-Tooth Fairy’s No-Bake Oreo Chocolate ‘Cheese’cake (VG)