The finished soup and crisps

Cashew Nut, Coconut Milk and Sweet Potato Soup with Crispy Skins

This smooth yet really filling soup is perfect for a cold winters day. It’s rich and thick and lightly spiced … More


John O’ Groats to Lands End

This may seem like a ‘thing-you-must-do-at-some-point-in-your-life-but-probably-never-will-because-it’s-too-much-effort/been-done-before-anyway-so-what’s-the-point’ kind of challenge but tomorrow I embark on this adventure. If you can call … More


Yum Vegan Protein Pancakes

Who loves pancakes as a special treat on a Sunday – I do! Here’s my recipe for tasty vegan pancakes … More


‘Perfect Vegan Brownies’ by Fried Dandelions

What a great idea to use the leftovers from one vegan brownie recipe or this one  for another! This is the … More

Vegan brownies made with butterbeans, cranberries and nuts

Vegan Butterbean Brownies (and gluten-free)

I skipped to page 10 of a Google search for vegan brownies on the search for some more vegan brownie … More

Rawsome vegan 'Super Sexy Cacao Cashew Cupcakes'

Rawsome Vegan Cupcakes.. Cake…

This tasty cake requires no cooking apart from the melting of the coconut oil, which I had to do in … More

Fougasse bread dough made into silly faces

Fougasse with Faces

Anyone watch Great British Bake Off this week? Don’t worry there are no spoilers here on who went out but … More

Vegan fruit crumble cake topping

Vegan Fruit Crumble Cake

Sometimes taking an educated risk pays off. This recipe has been altered from the original Blueberry Crumble Muffin to transfer … More

Spiced sugar doughnut-style muffins

Doughnut Muffins with Cinnamon Sugar

I made these Doughnut-style muffins this morning to keep hungry family at bay for a little while. They are really … More

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Another Vegan Brownie Recipe Tested

Doesn’t time fly? I have realised that since the beginning of August I have posted only six times – oops! … More

The finished article

Sweet Chilli, er, sauce?

The OH and I both love sweet chilli sauce so it was high time that I tried to make some. … More

Cakey brownies

The Vegan Society Chocolate Brownies

It’s great to have a day off once in a while. My first port of call on my to do … More

Spicy Chilli Bread Garlic Bread

Spicy Chilli Bread Garlic Bread

Garlic bread is a great way to use up dry and/or stale bread. As a result I find home-made garlic … More


Blueberry and Almond Crumble Cupcakes

One thing that we learnt shortly after moving into our new hoose was that the OH, as a meat-eater, is … More

Vegan almond and prune brownies

MDM’s Recipe – Vegan Prune and Almond Brownies

After last weeks Vegan Cherry and Almond Brownies  I had an urge to have another go at something a little bit … More

The different shapes and sizes of Sage leaves

A Healthy Shade of Beige and Sage

Beige or even yellowy-orange. That colour of food that screams processed, deep fried, mass produced. Well I made a ‘beige’ … More

BBC good food vegan cherry and almond brownies

Vegan Cherry and Almond Brownies by Good Food Magazine

It’s been a couple of weeks since I made my last brownie recipe for my quest. Today’s recipe is brought … More


Vegan Victoria Sponge – Another Challenge?

Another staple of the ‘normal’ cake baking world which indulges in eggs and dairy is the classic ‘Victoria Sponge.’ Whereas … More


Cocoa Tea – Chocolately, Healthy Warming Goodness!

If you haven’t tried cocoa tea, then now is a good time to start. I tried a wee sneaky bag … More

Infused water idea

Extra Refreshing Water

So I saw this idea of Infused Water on another blog I follow: The Homemaker’s Life Never really thought of … More

Semolina with dates, apricots, flaxseeds, cacao nibs and chocolate and almond sauce

Simply Spiffing Semolina with Chocolate Cream

This is a really great, easy breakfast idea. If the mixture turns out too thick, add some more milk. Too … More


Crispy Kale – an Easy, Tasty Veg

We quite often have crispy kale for supper. It’s easy to make, tastes great and is pretty healthy. All you … More

Vegan and gluten free Black Bean Brownies

It’s Brownie Day! Vegan Black Bean Brownies

  As I continue on my quest for the perfect vegan brownie today is the turn of the infamous black … More

Vegan, Gluten Free Rhubarb Crumble

Gluten-free and Vegan Rhubarb Crumble

Rhubarb crumble made with rhubarb fresh from the garden is one of the best puddings of spring. I don’t think … More

Vegan rice paper, vegetable and herb rolls

Super Healthy Rice and Vegetable Rolls (Vegan)

Japanese-style food is always super tasty and usually super healthy too! These raw vegetable and herb rice paper rolls are … More


Vegan Brownies – The Minimalist Baker

So, today’s brownies on my quest are brought to you by The Minimalist Baker and a Bombay Sapphire Gin and Tonic. They … More


S’mores cupcakes from Rawsome Vegan

This is the second recipe I made from this awesome book: Rawsome Vegan Baking (a friend even bought it when … More


Vegan Peanut Butter and Chocolate Cupcakes

…with Chocolate Avocado Frosting… This was the first vegan cupcake recipe I made from Ms Cupcake: The Naughtiest Vegan Cakes in … More


Vegan Brownies from ‘Ms Cupcake’

I’m feeling lost now that I haven’t blogged in a week! The reason being I’ve been head first into my literature … More


Let’s make and discover: Almond Milk

Is there a difference between ground, flaked and whole almonds when making almond milk? I started hearing through various sources … More