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Courgette Fritters with Thai Peanut Sauce [vegan and gluten-free]

Courgette Fritters with Thai Peanut Sauce [vegan and gluten-free]

I promise I’m not lying when I say these courgette fritters may just be my best creation so far! When I had my allotment my kitchen was overrun with courgettes. It turned out planting five courgette plants meant you had about 50 courgettes to consume, and if […]

Beetroot & Black Bean Burgers

Beetroot & Black Bean Burgers

We love eating by the seasons and seeing how the passing of the year brings a whole different array of food to our tables. Living in the heart of a city I particularly love the connection my local veg box gives me to the changing seasons, weather […]

Oat Flour, Apple Pancakes

Oat Flour, Apple Pancakes

Somehow January seems to have drifted into mid-February and it’s only just now, sitting down to write, that I’ve realised. Like the onset of that really fine rain that you don’t notice until you’ve been walking for twenty minutes and suddenly realise you’re soaked through. […]

Homemade Baked Beans & Hash Browns with Wilted Chard

Homemade Baked Beans & Hash Browns with Wilted Chard

I feel like I never get a chance to enjoy breakfast. I see all these pictures over on IG, mainly full of neatly stacked pancakes, perfectly positioned smoothie bowls and tasty looking porridge. I know this may sound slightly odd if you follow our account […]

Black Bean Chocolate Orange Mousse

Black Bean Chocolate Orange Mousse

Today I want to share a delicious, nourishing dessert with you. I also want to share a little more of myself. We began blogging here over two years ago to share our story of how rescuing four little hens turned us from omnivores to vegans in […]

Sage & Chestnut Patties with Parsnip Bacon

Sage & Chestnut Patties with Parsnip Bacon

We’ve been having a pretty relaxing few days, even cooking two Christmas dinners we’ve managed to stay calm (apart from when Mum poured cashew cheese over the Christmas pudding instead of cashew cream!). Whilst we’ve been enjoying lots of delicious festive food like these cheese […]

Warm Brussels Sprout & Pomegranate Salad

Warm Brussels Sprout & Pomegranate Salad

Two things, brussels sprouts and pomegranates. First the sprouts. Yes, that’s right, sprout season is here which means of course, it’s f-ing Christmas! Which I’m actually really excited about and am totally ready to embrace, even though it’s only November… but I need something, anything to […]

Pumpkin Cinnamon Rolls

Pumpkin Cinnamon Rolls

One minute it was July, and then I blinked and woke up in November…..what the actual f? I am starting to believe time is speeding up, is it just me? And now the dark, cold evenings are here all I want is a little cinnamonny sweet treat, […]

Spiced Apple Porridge with Grilled Pears

Spiced Apple Porridge with Grilled Pears

I don’t know about you but as soon as it’s cold enough to need to wear a coat outside I can’t be doing with a cold breakfast in the morning! I need something to warm me up before I’m even going to think about stepping […]

Creamy Leek & Potato Soup with Polenta & Walnut Croutons

Creamy Leek & Potato Soup with Polenta & Walnut Croutons

There’s nothing like soup on these chilly autumn days to warm you up and it only takes a little bit of effort to go from a basic soup to amazingly delicious, this is the best soup ever, soup. This summer I went on an amazing […]