Raw Pad Thai

Raw Pad Thai

When I saw this recipe on Oh She Glows I just knew I had to make it!  Or rather eat it, anything involving this much chopping I hand over to DH, as although I am perfectly capable, it will take

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Posted in 2014, Light Meals, Packed Lunch, Vegan, Vegetarian

Creamy White Bean Soup

Creamy White Bean Soup

I was intrigued by how this creamy bean soup could be vegan & was surprised to learn that the creamyness actually comes from ground up cashews!    Note: these need soaking for several hours before cooking – don’t forget! The original recipe used coconut

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Posted in 2014, Main Meal, Vegan, Vegetarian

Apple Pancakes

Apple Pancakes

Sundays are the only day of the week when we’re not in a rush to get somewhere, so we try to make sure we have something a bit more interesting than cereal for breakfast. Everyone loves pancakes, which are alway

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Posted in 2014, Breakfast, Pudding, Snacks, Vegetarian

Raspberry & Vanilla Smoothie

Raspberry & Vanilla Smoothie

I know… yet another smoothie recipe!    It’s not my fault (honest gov’) – It’s just the kids (& DH) are really loving having them (along side their pancakes) and I’m really enjoying trying out different ones to see what they

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Posted in 2014, Breakfast, Drinks, Uncategorized, Vegetarian

White Bean and Avocado Sandwich

White Bean & Avocado Sandwich

A few weeks ago the unthinkable happened….. I got bored of hummus! <gasp!>  I couldn’t quite believe it myself, but even with a variety of additions (salad, harissa, avocado) I had eaten it so much I was bored of it!

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Posted in 2014, Dips, Packed Lunch, Vegan, Vegetarian

frozen berry yogurt

1 minute berry frozen yogurt

We try to keep our puddings fairly healthy around here, and fruit & yogurt is one of of favourites (Greek Bananas anyone?) so I was quite excited when I stumbled accross this frozen berry yogurt recipe by Jamie Oliver –

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Posted in 2014, Pudding, Vegan, Vegetarian

Banana Coconut Smoothie

Banana Coconut Smoothie

We’re having a bit of a thing with smoothies at the moment, especially coconut milk ones! I didn’t want us to have the Blueberry Coconut Smoothie we’d had before, as I was planning to have blueberries with our American Pancakes, so thought

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Posted in 2014, Breakfast, Drinks, Vegan, Vegetarian

Chocolate & Peanut Butter Banana Bites

Chocolate & Peanut Butter Banana Bites

Chocolate, Peanut Butter & Banana.  Could there be a better combination for a tasty, healthy(ish) snack? I found these little chaps on Pinterest, and couldn’t resist making them.  I used a few squares of Green & Blacks dark chocolate instead

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Posted in 2014, Pudding, Snacks, Vegan, Vegetarian

Blueberry Coconut Smoothie

blueberry coconut smoothie

I found this recipe while I was looking for healthy smoothies to accompany our pastry-fueled breakfast one sunday.  It’s dead easy to make & everyone adores it, so I think it’s going to become a regular on the meal plan!

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Posted in 2014, Breakfast, Drinks, Vegan, Vegetarian

Valentines Chocolate!

Was very excited when I recieved a parcel from Hotel Chocolat today & was very impressed that I managed to wait at 6 hours before opening it!  (ok, ok…. I was just waiting until the kids had gone to bed) We

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