Tag Archives: Healthy Lifestyle

Vegan Lindt Chocolate Rice Cream

So I haven’t posted for a couple of weeks, but I figure this recipe will make up for my absence! This recipe was modelled on one of my favourite childhood desserts- chocolate rice cream. The coconut cream makes this dish … Continue reading

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Vegan Vietnamese Spring Rolls with Fresh Mint and Tempeh

I remember I became addicted to these when I travelled in Vietnam some seven years ago- and have noticed they have become increasingly popular  in Australia since then.   These Vietnamese spring rolls always look impressive, however they are super easy … Continue reading

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17 Vegan Hacks Every Vegan (Or Aspiring Vegan) Should Know!

I wish I could claim these tips as my own, as this is a fantastic resource for anyone wanting to adopt a more cruelty-free lifestyle in the choices they make! Written by Leonora Epstein at BuzzFeed, 17 Vegan Hacks Every … Continue reading

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‘Whip it Good’ Coconut Cream

Attention non-vegans: You can now give up the whipped cream (and the guilt that goes with it)… and here’s the best part- you will LOVE cruelty free version! Beating chilled coconut cream creates a delicious alternative to cream which will go with … 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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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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Moroccan Quinoa Salad with Roasted Sweet Potato

It seems like as soon as you add quinoa to recipes- they suddenly become incredibly fashionable! It’s not hard to see why though, it’s easy to prepare and is full of protein- making it a great substitute for rice. This particular … Continue reading

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