Lentil Bolognese

Sometimes we all need a big comforting pasta dish and this lentil bolognese is my current go-to. I used to love a good bolognese but needed to find a replacement for the minced beef since I  am no longer eating meat.  I tested a few recipes first to see what ingredient would be a good … More Lentil Bolognese

BBQ Pulled Jackfruit

A few months ago, when I first started hearing about jackfruit being used as a ‘meat substitute’ in recipes I was very intrigued.  I immediately started googling recipes, looking at pictures on Instagram and reading peoples reviews and it all looked very promising.  I decided to take the plunge and buy a couple of tins. … More BBQ Pulled Jackfruit

Coriander Falafel

Coriander, you either love it or hate it.  I personally love it and would happily have it feature in every meal.  Scientists have been researching why some people don’t like coriander (lots of people think it tastes of soap) and it could be due to genetics! I’ve given two cooking methods for the falafel, either … More Coriander Falafel

Quinoa Salad

This salad is bursting with flavour and is a great Summer dish.  It can be made in advance and stored in an airtight container in the refrigerator making it ideal for packed lunches, picnics and as a side with an evening meal to have during the week.  I like to add chopped avocado to it … More Quinoa Salad

Slow Cooker Chicken

Slow cooker chicken has transformed cooking a whole chicken for me.  No more having to keep basting it whilst it’s in the oven, covering it with foil should the skin begin to brown too quickly.  With slow cooker chicken, you literally throw a chicken and a few other ingredients in the pot and forget about … More Slow Cooker Chicken