Category Archives: vegan

What’s in my lunch box? Flat breads go to the next level

I love flatbreads. They're quick to make. Easy to do. Seasonings and spices allow them to vary in taste. And depending on flour and rolling thickness you can ring the changes in texture. So I was inspired to up my … Continue reading

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Try it out: Fry’s soy and quinoa country roast

  One of the goodies I picked up at VegFest in London over the weekend was a new product from Fry's Family foods – a soy and quinoa country roast. As I generally dine with a friend once a week … Continue reading

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What’s in my lunch box? In for lunch

  It was a bit of busy weekend. I volunteered at London VegFest one day, went along on another day as a customer, and fitted in some dancing at a Rock Night, a yoga session and a few episodes of … Continue reading

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In the last 7 days : camping, vegan drinks and post freezer life

I seem to have done a lot of washing up in the last week or so. After my freezer refused to work for 3 days (but is now operating perfectly!) it all seemed to be about cooking food up, eating … Continue reading

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What’s in my lunchbox? Needs more colour

  Oh dear this wasn't the most nutritious, well balanced or most colourful of lunches. What is was was the left overs from a camping trip. Tortilla wraps filled with hummus and celery Salted peanuts Banana   Happily a chum … Continue reading

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In the last 7 days – junk food and naps

Another week has rushed by but it's had plenty going on.   I celebrated International Vegan Junk Food Day by visiting the Black Cat Cafe in Hackney and Cookies and Scream in Camden. Then consumed more amazing vegan food at … Continue reading

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What’s in my lunchbox? Pot luck

  My freezer defrosted itself on Friday and refused to start working again until the morning (Tuesday). Worse still I only realised it wasn't working as it should when I opened the door to chuck a load of produce in. … Continue reading

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In the last seven days – mostly food

It's been a bit of a busy week but happily there's been plenty of good food to get me through. I started the weekend with a walk to make up for all the lunchtime ones that I've missed.   You … Continue reading

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What’s in my lunch box? Cheap veg and freezer rice

Everywhere I went at the weekend I stumbled across cheap (or free!) fruit and vegetables. So between scoring bargains at supermarkets and green grocers, and gathering windfall plums (lovely compoted for my morning porridge) I began to see a direction … Continue reading

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What’s in my lunch box? Rice and Marvel

My sushi making has massively improved since I attended a Japanese cooking class with Kamikaze kitchen. It’s the little things like knowing the rice needs much more rinsing than you’d think, and that it’s better not to over stuff the … Continue reading

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