Beetroot Masala Dahl with Leeks, Ginger and Coconut – easy vegan meal

This week I've decided to share my delicious beetroot inspired masala dahl recipe. This rather easy blend, contains leeks, red lentils, tomatoes (in the form of passata/crushed tomatoes), garam masala and a hint of coconut. The flavours all dance and entwine in the pot, to create a wonderful feast of deliciousness. It's an economical dish, [...]

Creamy Baba Ganoush with a Hint of Smoked Paprika (easy vegan recipe)

In some parts of the world the aubergine is called eggplant. I live in England, so in this article, I am going to refer to it as 'aubergine'. What's not to love about the aubergine! When picked raw it has a sort of spongy, proud texture. It comes in lots of different colours and varieties [...]

How to Make Raspberry Chia Jam – super healthy and easy recipe

Flash back moment... to making jam when I was a little girl in my Mam's kitchen. Beautiful! Such a joy to see fruits magically turn into a little jars of sweet deliciousness. But, oh goodness me, it did seem to take forever to make (and involved an unfortunate amount of sugar - yikes!). Easy healthy [...]

Hemp & Lemon Hummus – a delicious recipe with Hemp Seed Hearts

Hemp seeds play a rather important role in my life, featuring almost daily in my cuisine. In fact, if you ever came over to my house for dinner, you'd likely find them appearing somewhere on the plate. If they aren't in a topping, sauce or pie base, you'd likely see them appearing as part of [...]

Soda Loaf Bread – Gluten-free Vegan – no xantham gum or yeast

Bread is one of those really simple things in life that we can take for granted - until of course you either give up (or start reducing) your gluten intake. This delectable gluten-free vegan soda bread recipe might just be what you need! After giving up gluten, bread is probably one of the first things [...]

Ginger Raw Slaw with Beet & Cauliflower

Nothing quite gets me excited about salads as a colourful, vibrant ginger raw-slaw. I just love, love, love, nutrient-packed  raw veggies, dancing in a flavoursome, creamy vegan sauce. In true conscious kitchen style, every ingredient I use is naturally brimming with goodness, helping to provide a plethora of health-affirming deliciousness. I am constantly changing my [...]

Easy tahini sauce for falafels or veggie burgers

Tahini is a beautiful creamy paste made from sesame seeds. It’s a fantastic way to enjoy seeds and works a real treat for salad dressings and sauces. In this recipe I’ve created a tahini sauce especially for falafels. The tasty, creamed blend of garlic, coriander and tahini complement the warming spices and chickpeas of falafels perfectly.