Halloween Smoothie

After abstaining from alcohol for most of October, I was extra excited to get involved in some Halloween partying.  Mercifully I escaped without any terribly ghoulish after effects, but I still think my body could do with a bit of TLC as we enter November.  This morning’s smoothie is so called because it is designed to provide a caring… Continue reading Halloween Smoothie

Vegan Sunday Roast

Cannelloni, risotto and lasagne are all wonderful things…but they are NOT a decent alternative to a roast dinner for vegetarians, not to mention vegans!  If you want to make a vegan version of this Sunday favourite, you can easily put a bit more effort into making the vegetables the star of the show. Or, if you’d prefer, you… Continue reading Vegan Sunday Roast

Roast Beetroot & Onion Salad with Lentils

It is shameful that I don’t cook with lentils more often…considering that they are a cheap and convenient source of protein and other good things.  Today I set to put that right, creating this filling warm salad for lunch.  I have seen similar recipes which include goats’ cheese or feta but I wanted this to keep this… Continue reading Roast Beetroot & Onion Salad with Lentils