Easy Autumn Squash Soup with Ginger & Coconut (I used Crown Prince)

The Crown Prince squash has an unmistakable, thick steely blue skin. With deep orange flesh inside, the little treasure from the plant kingdom has a gorgeous, rich nutty, sweet flavour.  Crown Prince is of my favourite types of squash and so I was rather delighted to be given a couple of these beauties the other [...]

Carrot & Ginger “Warm Your Heart” Soup with Coconut & Lentils (vegan)

I find myself getting excited about soups and warming foods as the chillier weather creeps in. At the moment I am living somewhere warm during the days, although I am at high altitude in the mountains, so it can get rather cold at night.  In some ways, maybe I am just a bit strange in [...]

Easy Creamy Vegan Coconut Carrot Soup with Ginger & Paprika (vegan)

This super easy vegan creamy coconut carrot soup is definitely worth sharing here. I've just returned from a lovely little trip to Sweden on a job as a retreat chef. A joy as usual! After all the busy-ness, I returned to stay in some 'gorgeous foresty Swedish place' with friends for a couple of days [...]

Turmeric & Ginger Sweet Potato Soup with Coconut Milk

Goodness me this turmeric ginger soup is delicious! There is something about the way that the warming spices dance with the sweetness of the coconut and sweet potato. This combo creates a special blend of delectableness. This recipe benefits from fresh ginger and garlic, whilst using dried ground turmeric and pepper. A lot of people [...]

Leek & Beetroot English Winter Soup Recipe with Garden Herbs

When the winter kicks in, soup seems to get all the more cozy and inviting. It's that warm nurturing 'ahhhhhhhhh' feeling. I enjoy popping down to the local farmers market (with my hat and gloves on lol) and seeing what organic produce is in season. Local organic stuff seems to be brimming with so much [...]