Tag Archives: Compassion

Let’s Do It For The Chics- In Honour of Amnesty

In Australia alone, there are 12 million hens cruelly confined in small cages less than the size of an A4 piece of paper (Read more in The Sad Truth Behind Your Food). Fortunately we have an amazing not-for-profit group ‘Animals Australia‘ who … Continue reading

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Armenian Lentil-Apricot Stew

This recipe is adapted from a fantastic book which I can’t recommend enough: ‘Big Vegan- More Than 350 Recipes: No Meat/ No Dairy, All Delicious’ by Robin Asbell. It’s a great resource for anyone who is wanting to start experimenting … Continue reading

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Fig-ing Delicious Raw Cashew Cream

This is a ‘figged’ up variation of the traditional cashew cream recipe I posted earlier this year. The figs and banana give it a delicious ‘caramel-ly’ twist- which also happens to be healthy for you-yay licence to eat more! I’ve … Continue reading

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Dark Side of the Vegan Moon

The other night whilst taking a few moments to enjoy the silence, I looked up and saw a gigantic Godzilla spider (ok it wasn’t that big- maybe a 50 cent piece in diameter- but for a long term arachnophobic, that … Continue reading

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Almond ‘I can’t believe it’s not cheese’ Parmesan

So the one thing I miss most about being Vegan is….CHEESE! I have Italian in me and I’m sure cheese forms part of the essential amino acid make-up in our DNA. I remember piling parmesan and romano cheeses onto the … Continue reading

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Photo Blog – What are your thoughts?!

Today’s blog entry is more reflective in nature. These are two (of the many!) photo’s that I have taken over the years, which I have put with some of my favourite quotes of all times. The first of a beautiful … Continue reading

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Kathy’s Vegan Chocolate Cupcakes with Peanut Butter Cream Frosting

Whoever thought Vegan’s don’t get to indulge in all things chocolate- were wrong! This recipe is completely dairy-free and therefore cruelty-free. A dear friend Kathy bought around this chocolate cake (which she makes without measurements- just a keen eye) and … Continue reading

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Cooking With Compassion

On Saturday I ran my very first ‘compassionate cooking’ class and had the privilege of meeting 10 (well 9 since one was unwell) beautiful people who had gathered together for a variety of health and personal reasons – united  in … Continue reading

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Raw Cashew Cream

This homemade cashew cream is easy to make and is a fantastic cruelty- free alternative to cream. It also happens to be healthy for you so you can add an extra helping on everything sweet related! I use this in … Continue reading

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Cullin Barnett: Compassion’s Ultimate Test!

Compassion towards Barnett is by no means an easy challenge. It’s difficult to have empathy for a man whose idea of co-existence is to smile for the cameras whilst yielding baited hooks which are intended to kill living beings. Consequently, … Continue reading

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