Homemade Vegan Shepherd’s Pie

Vegan Shepherd's Pie

Yes, I know. Meatless shepherd’s pieĀ isn’t shepherds pie BUT if I tell my mum or grandma I am making ‘shepherdess pie’ I can just picture the odd look they’ll give me. And, really, this is the pie my mum used to regularly serve for a weeknight tea. It’s got the baked beans and everything! Baked beans in shepherd’s pie seems to be relatively common among mums in England, and yet every recipe I found online neglected to add them. Perhaps I’m making some massiveĀ faux pas but… there’s beans in this!

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Homemade Vegan Scones

Homemade vegan scones

The scone: something I always think of as quintessentially British. I don’t know anyone who doesn’t like a scone and jam – but I know several (myself included) who don’t like tea. However, so far all of the supermarket scones I check the ingredients of aren’t suitable for vegans. Gah! It mean that in the last couple of years, I’ve had scones about… twice. Enter: making my own vegan scones!

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Vegan Easter Eggs and Gift Ideas

Vegan Easter Eggs

Do you get asked about vegan chocolate quite a lot? I sure do! “Does it exist?” Is the main one. But also “can vegans eat chocolate?” comes up quite a lot. My answer is usually just a confused “…yes?”. So, for those who are also faced by confused friends, family and general acquaintances, I rounded up a collection of dairy free, vegan Easter eggs that we can all point to and say: “look!”! And also “that one please!”

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Warming, Healthy Chestnut and Mushroom Soup

Chestnut and Mushroom Soup

Winter, Autumn, Spring… even Summer, it doesn’t matter what the season is in England there’s one thing you can guarantee: rain! And when there’s been nothing but rain for days, there’s something deliciously comforting about soup. This chestnut and mushroom soup is a warming and healthy alternative to other, more hearty food comforts.

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Salted Caramel Vegan Protein Smoothie Bowl

Salted Caramel Vegan Protein Smoothie Bowl

Okay let’s be serious: most people don’t have time to may pretty stacks of pancakes every day, or even avocado on toast. I certainly don’t! I need a quick, easy breakfast recipes that are protein packed (for post-workout), delicious and meal prep friendly! And so, I bring you this salted caramel vegan protein smoothie bowl!

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Simple Vegan Shortbread

Easy vegan shortbread recipe!

Over the Christmas period, I noticed countless tins of shortbread around me: at work, at the shops, at my families houses… but none in mine! It was sad. We were a biscuit-less household. Every ingredients list I checked contained butter! Well, I wasn’t going to stand for that! So here’s my simple vegan shortbread recipe: butter free but awesome.

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Starbucks Vegan Drinks

Starbucks vegan drinks

Sometimes, I am that girl at the front of the Starbucks queue, um-ing and ah-ing over what to order. Sometimes, I am prepared! Now you can be prepared to with a go-to list of Starbucks vegan drinks (and be the impatient one at the back of the queue).

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Apple and Butternut Squash Soup

A perfect lunch recipe, or a light supper! This apple and butternut squash has a natural sweetness and simple ingredients list that should appeal to all quick meal lovers who don’t want to compromise on taste.

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