Vegan crumpets recipe

A simple vegan crumpets recipe, swapping cow’s milk for a dairy-free alternative, perfect for toasting and having with tea

Vegan, dairy-free

Prep: 45 mins  | Cook: 15 mins |  Total time: 1 hour

Makes 8

Vegan crumpets
Also pictured – a wee scone and lots of homemade blackberry jam

These vegan crumpets are a nice weekend afternoon recipe for a rainy day. There’s some waiting around involved while the yeast does its thing, so it’s perfect to make when you are pottering about the house. Continue reading “Vegan crumpets recipe”

Healthy banana oat breakfast cookies

This healthy breakfast cookie recipe is based on mashed banana, oats, peanut butter and seeds – the perfect fuel for the day ahead

Gluten-free, dairy-free, vegan, vegetarian, healthy, easy, grab-and-go breakfast

Prep: 5 mins  |  Cook:  20 mins |  Total time: 25 mins

Makes 8 cookies

Healthy oat cookies

If, like me, you never find the time to sit down for breakfast in the morning, these breakfast cookies are for you. You can make them up the night before and simply grab a couple on your way out the door. I like to eat these with a cup of tea at my desk as I get started on the day’s work. Continue reading “Healthy banana oat breakfast cookies”

Summer fruit and coconut cream Pavlova recipe

This dairy-free, gluten-free Pavlova recipe, topped with coconut cream and berries is a perfect light summer dessert

Dairy-free, gluten-free

Prep: 20 mins  |  Cook: 2 hours + cooling time |  Total time: 2 hours 20 mins

Serves 8

Coconut pavlova

A heart shaped pav-love-a, dairy-free and loaded with summer berries, this light dessert is perfect for BBQs. Using coconut cream makes this dairy-free and it’s gluten-free like most pavlovas. Because it suits different diets, it’s a good one to bring along to family gatherings. Your aunties will be impressed with how pretty it looks too! Continue reading “Summer fruit and coconut cream Pavlova recipe”

Summer barley and vegetable stew recipe

A light vegetable and barley stew recipe flavoured with cumin and coriander that works well in the summer

Vegan, vegetarian, dairy-free, healthy, easy

Prep: 10 mins  |  Cook: 50 mins  |  Total time: 1 hour

Serves 4

Summer barley stew

Stew isn’t just for the winter! This stew tastes so fresh and light, its perfect for a summer’s evening. The recipe is quite adaptable, so feel free to throw in any extra vegetables you have. Heartier veg should be added at the start, while more delicate things like spinach should be added at the end. Continue reading “Summer barley and vegetable stew recipe”

Chocolate coconut bundt cake recipe

Easy recipe for a dairy-free gluten-free flourless chocolate coconut bundt cake smothered with a rich dairy-free chocolate ganache

Dairy-free, gluten free, special occasion, dessert  

Prep: 20 mins  |  Cook: 45 min |  Total time: 1 hour 5 min

Serves a crowd

Chocolate coconut bundt cake

This cake. It’s amazingly decadent and happily free from gluten and dairy. Flourless cakes like this one are so moist and keep very well for days. This Chocolate coconut bundt cake combines ground almond and desiccated coconut in place of flour. Continue reading “Chocolate coconut bundt cake recipe”

Simple potato soup recipe

This basic potato soup recipe can be adapted to include any extra vegetables you have lying around

Dairy-free, gluten-free, easy, vegan, vegetarian, healthy

Prep: 10 mins  |  Cook: 30 mins  | Total time: 40 mins

Serves 4

Potato soup

This creamy potato soup is comfort food at its best. It’s wholesome, warming and simple. This is also works as a basic soup recipe that you can adapt based on what vegetables you have. Nice additions include broccoli, cauliflower, sweet potato and parsnips. Continue reading “Simple potato soup recipe”

Green and white bean veggie traybake recipe

This easy vegetarian mid-week dinner recipe is a one-tray wonder, roasting together potatoes with green beans, butter beans and vegetables

Vegan, vegetarian, dairy-free, gluten-free, healthy, easy dinner

Prep: 10 min  |  Cook: 45 min  |  Total time: 55 min

Serves 4

White and green bean bakeSave yourself from washing-up with this easy, filling vegetarian dinner. Cooking everything together in the one tray keeps things simple. The potatoes go in first to get tender and crispy before adding the beans, vegetables and tasty garlic lemon dressing. Continue reading “Green and white bean veggie traybake recipe”