Spicy Black Beans One Pot – Vegan Comfort Food with warming spices

Why does it seem that the least photogenic 'sloppy' food that I make always tastes the best!?! Today I am sharing a super feel good, 'Spicy Black Bean' comfort food recipe. This recipe excites me. It's one of those delightful, medleys of deliciousness. Where the flavours dance and entwine to become so much more than [...]

Roast Beetroot Falafels – easy gluten-free vegan deliciousness

I've often though that if I owned a food van serving street food, then beetroot falafels would be top of my menu. They're traditionally deep fried (I grill or bake mine) and served in pita bread (making them an excellent grab n' go food). And here's the best part - they just happen to be [...]

Butternut Squash & Ginger Sauce (with rice noodles) 15 minute GF Vegan Dinner

As much as I adore spending lots of time in the kitchen and making an abundance of different dishes for guests, when it comes down to the day-to-day practicalities of my life, I tend to be a bit partial to making dinner fast - usually within 15 minutes! There is a real art to making [...]

Coconut, Mint & Pea Soup “out-of-this-world delicious” – Healthy vegan recipe

This is perhaps one of the most popular soup recipes that I make. When I say popular, I mean, judging by the response I get when I serve this to group. Oh my goodness, on the most recent retreat I catered for in Sweden, I was absolutely showered with 'OMG, this is the best ever' [...]

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, [...]

Black Bean & Mushroom Shepherds Pie – that every one will love!

This week due to popular request, I am sharing my feel-good, hearty and delicious, vegan shepherds pie recipe. This meal is all about a well-balanced, nutritious, gluten-free, vegan feast of deliciousness. I'd just like to take a moment to share my heartfelt thanks to everyone who has been sharing their excitement with me over this [...]

Cauliflower Raw Slaw with Turmeric Quinoa in 15 minutes (vegan gluten-free)

Fast food is usually associated with highly processed, mass produced junk that is full of rubbish! Normally something that you can grab and go in a moment, rip off the plastic packaging and munch in a flash, regardless of any helpful nutritional content.  On the other hand, I've been making super healthy FAST food ever [...]