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Seitan & veggies

Seitan is a great meat substitute very rich in protein as it is basically made of gluten which is wheat protein. It is completely free of soy with a texture amazingly similar to meat. 128 more words

Vegan Food


Palm oil is responsible for causing major deforestation. We could soon be faced with the choice of palm oil or orangutans.

(photo: Andy Rogers/freeimages)

Unsustainable palm oil production is causing devastating effects on our environment.  660 more words


Plum Bread and Butter Pudding

First of all, yum! Obviously, I got your attention with this yummy recipe title. I am so excited to give this a whirl!! It came from this amazing book that I came across at the local library- … 201 more words

Beeswax Food Wraps

My war on plastic has amazingly rubbed off onto my Mam. Just yesterday she was showing me her new jazzy KeepCup (reusable coffee cup). Another of her recent sustainable swaps has been ditching cling film for  166 more words


Pick Up a Pumpkin: soup recipe

Today we went pumpkin picking at Cattows Farm, Leicestershire. I picked one to cook and one to carve.

I made soup with the one to cook, here is my vegan pumpkin soup recipe, perfect as the days get chillier and nights get darker. 207 more words


Shopping List

Reading The Ethical Carnivore by Louise Gray and it has unleashed my inner hunter gatherer. Not sure what to make of it!

Looking forward to trying some pork directly from the farmer and also finding some real pigs to scratch on the belly/back/chin: 72 more words


Spanish-Style Eggs with Summer Squash, and Piquillo Peppers

2-Cage-free Farm Eggs
2-Clove Garlic
4 oz. Sweet Peppers
1-Summer Squash
1-Yellow Onion
½ lb. Yukon Gold Potato’s
2 oz. Roasted Piquillo Peppers
2 Tbs. 207 more words