Oh my god, you're vegan? But where do you get your protein from? Firstly, shut up. Secondly, do you know how much protein you're eating? Thirdly, I get protein from all over the place so please back up a tad. Since going vegan I have definitely become increasingly aware of what I'm eating and what … Continue reading SWEET TREATS: High protein cookies
A while back I made some vegan friendly ice cream that was inspired by a Gwyneth Paltrow recipe for sweet and salty ice cream. Every time I make this banana based ice cream I almost cry with joy at how easy it is to make and how it doesn't give me that icky feeling that real ice … Continue reading SWEET TREATS: Mint, chocolate ice cream
Sometimes it's hard to keep thinking of new things to eat, everything gets into a routine and you start eating the same things over and over, sound familiar to anyone? That is me all over! Currently I'm eating hot sauce and avocado on rice cakes or toast most week days, now I love it but … Continue reading SNACKS: Quick and easy food
You read that title correct, VEGAN OMELETTE! Being a new vegan I am still coming up against a few issues because I used to love an eggy, weekend breakfast. It seems that tofu is the answer to my eggy cravings. First I wearily tried scrambled tofu and now I'm trying a tofu omelette. Now, when I was … Continue reading BRUNCH: Vegan omelette, wait, what?
Now this is not a recipe by any means! This is simply an idea for a a quick breakfast. Grab a bowl, a pot of Alpro soya yoghurt, a banana, handful of grapes and some agave syrup. BOOM! Breakfast is ready within minutes.
In week two of my Vegan Diaries I mentioned that I was down in LDN having great food and lots of gin for my friend's 30th birthday. My friend Harriet makes the best food, hands down, she's always fed me so well, so so well, naturally I was over the mood when she introduced me … Continue reading BREAKFAST: Beesley’s posh beans
If you're a regular reader (then thank you) you might well have read my review of Vegfest, if you did you'll already know that I've been toying with the idea of attempting a plant based diet and Vegfest helped to confirm that it's something I'm really going to take seriously this year. In my usual style once I … Continue reading THE VEGAN DIARIES: Going cold turkey