Desserts and Treats

Gluten Free Vegan Pear and Polenta Cake

Many years ago, before having to go wheat and dairy free I once made a delicious pear and polenta cake. I currently have several pears that could do with using, so planned to make it again. I had to tweak the recipe a bit to get it working well. The first attempt was very flat… Continue reading Gluten Free Vegan Pear and Polenta Cake

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Lunch

‘Not So Great’ Vegan Tomato Soup

Compared to the recent weather, it's been quite chilly today. I have quite a bit of salad stuff in the fridge but really didn't feel like cold food when I was already cold. What could I make that's hot,¬† filling and quick to prepare? Soup! Yes, a nice soup would be just right and I'm… Continue reading ‘Not So Great’ Vegan Tomato Soup

Lunch

How to Make Vegan Sushi at Home

¬†Sushi is a delicious and nutritious Japanese food. Basic ingredients such as carrot, cucumber and beetroot can be used to create delicious vegan sushi. They can be customised with a variety of fillings to suit your tastes using very little in the way or special equipment. A sushi rolling mat can be bought cheaply online… Continue reading How to Make Vegan Sushi at Home

Desserts and Treats

Vegan and Gluten Free Chocolate Fridge Cake (Dairy Free No Bake Cake)

No bake cakes are quick and easy to make and this vegan and gluten free chocolate fridge cake is no exception. These are good activity for young children as they do not require an oven to be used. Fridge cakes can be varied in many ways to suit your individual or family's taste. Other items such as dried fruits, vegan marshmallows, chopped or whole nuts and flavourings such as mint or orange essence could be added to the mixture.

Dinner · Lunch

Millet and Bean Gluten Free Vegan Falafel

I created this gluten free vegan falafel recipe as I really like falafel and find them a versatile food. They can be served in pitta bread with salad, with chips and veg, with salad or even in a sauce as you would meatballs. Unfortunately I have a mild allergy to chickpeas and so rarely eat… Continue reading Millet and Bean Gluten Free Vegan Falafel

Dinner

Sweet Potato, Bean and Spinach Vegan and Gluten Free Curry

My favourite plant based curry is sweet potato, chickpea and spinach. A restaurant we sometimes go to has a delicious one on their menu as a vegan and gluten free option. However, a few years ago I discovered that I have a mild allergy to chickpeas. Although it's not serious and medication does help, I… Continue reading Sweet Potato, Bean and Spinach Vegan and Gluten Free Curry

Drinks · Kindle, eBooks and other Writing

Healing Herbal Smoothies, Teas and Cordials

Today I thought I would share one of my herbal hubs, Healing Herbal Smoothies, Teas and Cordials. I have been writing articles on HubPages for nearly five years now and enjoy writing about herbs, crystals, healing and many spiritual subjects. HubPages is a great site for writers to share knowledge and for anyone to learn… Continue reading Healing Herbal Smoothies, Teas and Cordials

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Allergy Friendly Potato Croquettes. Gluten, Dairy & Egg Free

These potato croquettes are a great way to use up leftover mash potato and vegetables, even if you only have a small amount. They are allergy friendly as the recipe is gluten, dairy, egg and nut free as well as being vegan and vegetarian. I used a coconut spread to make the mash but any… Continue reading Allergy Friendly Potato Croquettes. Gluten, Dairy & Egg Free