Gluten-free Vegan Christmas Dinner Recipes (that everyone will love)

I like to serve food that EVERYONE loves. This post is full of some of my favourite ideas for the festive season. If you are looking to make a totally plant-based meal for yourself or your loved ones, then this article will give you some excellent ideas. Everything is delicious, naturally vegan, gluten-free and made [...]

How to Make Sauerkraut (in a jar) with video

Sauerkraut is essentially finely shredded cabbage that has been allowed to ferment with naturally occurring lactic acid ‘friendly’ bacteria. I say ‘cabbage’ although you can include other veggies in this process too. The sauerkraut is actually achieved by a natural and healthy process of pickling called lactic acid fermentation. The friendly bacteria are already present [...]

Maca & Hemp Super Powered Chocolate Recipe (healthy vegan)

Today's chocolate recipe is all about embracing the deliciousness of a sweet treat, whilst enjoying some incredible health benefits at the same time. Maca, hemp seeds and cacao - YES! Three of my all-time foods rolled into one delectable treat.  I eat these regularly for the health benefits. Plant-powered goodness at its finest. I find [...]

Hot Milky (vegan) Turmeric Drink with Cardamom & Ginger

Sometimes you just need a hot milky drink. This one is designed as a way to enjoy a drink WHILST getting a fabulous infusion of superfood 'spice' benefits.  I am using homemade almond milk, but do use whatever plant-milk you have available. Different kinds of milk will yield slightly different results, so experiment and see what [...]

9 Delicious Vegan Curry Night Recipes (also gluten-free)

I can taste it already... delightful spices, vibrant colours and a myriad of different textures, all creating a feast for the senses.  On my table, curry night usually consists of the following... curry dhal rice   chutney salad poppadums or a chapati alternative This article is here to inspire you to explore different delicious ideas [...]

Fresh Mango & Ginger Chutney Recipe (without nasty sugar)

I honestly don't know what everyone else does to make their chutney, especially since there are a gazillion different ways to make it. Today I decided to share my 'conscious kitchen' version for my readers here. I find mango chutney exceedingly more-ish. My version is sweet (but not too sweet) with a warming spicy tang [...]

Gluten-free Christmas Sweet Mince Pies (vegan with no refined sugar)

Move over Mr Kipling because these are gonna knock your socks off! The only problem with these is actually that they taste too good haha - so it's easy to eat too many of them (good job they are healthy).  Sweet mince pies are traditional pies of British origin, dating back through the centuries. Nobody [...]