Vegan Lemon Balm Pesto Recipe

I noticed the other day that my lemon balm plant had practically exploded with new growth and realised that I should probably do something with it! Now, it is a plant most well known for making delicious tea that is good for soothing anxiety (If you want to have it as a tea you can … Continue reading Vegan Lemon Balm Pesto Recipe

CBA Cookery: Loaded Nachos (gf, df, vegan)

I love loaded nachos. There was a time when I would order the 'sharing' nachos platter from Wetherspoons and eat the whole thing myself. Sharing shmaring! Anyway, now I don't bother leaving the house and just make these loaded nachos instead! Who knows what day it is, or who even cares, when there are nachos! … Continue reading CBA Cookery: Loaded Nachos (gf, df, vegan)

CBA Cookery: ‘Chicken’ Korma Recipe (gf, df, vegan)

It's been a while since we had a 'CBA cookery' instalment, but I'm back today with something easy and delicious for those days when you just can't be arsed, but people want feeding! This recipe is dairy free and potentially vegan and gluten free depending on what brand of fake 'chicken' you choose to use! … Continue reading CBA Cookery: ‘Chicken’ Korma Recipe (gf, df, vegan)

Chestnut & Parsnip Soup Recipe (vegan, df, gf)

In case you hadn't noticed, I just love chestnuts in everything! I put them in my pasta, in stuffing, in pies, even in truffles, and today I'm putting them in my soup! I've paired the hearty chestnuts with parsnips, which are my favourite root vegetable, for a comforting combination that is perfect for warming you … Continue reading Chestnut & Parsnip Soup Recipe (vegan, df, gf)

CBA Cookery: Tomato & Ginger Soup Recipe

The weather has been pretty cold and grim for the past week here in Cheshire. (Although I'm not really complaining, I hated that heatwave last summer!) The gloomy greyness and pervasive damp has had me hankering for comfort food and this soup fits the bill!  A 'well known soup brand' makes a soup similar to … Continue reading CBA Cookery: Tomato & Ginger Soup Recipe

CBA Cookery: Vegan Tagine Recipe

This is just soooo good! I wasn't really sure whether I could call it a 'tagine' since I don't actually have one of those fancy pots, I just chucked it all in the slow cooker, but it certainly has Moroccan vibes and flavours so I'm going with it!  This recipe is super easy and versatile, … Continue reading CBA Cookery: Vegan Tagine Recipe

CBA Cookery: Easy Vegetarian Bolognaise Recipe

This recipe is super easy, for those days when you're surprised you had the energy to drag yourself out of bed but apparently you have to be a responsible parent and keep everyone alive! I usually save some of the bolognaise sauce to make in to chilli the next day by chucking a tin of … Continue reading CBA Cookery: Easy Vegetarian Bolognaise Recipe

CBA Cookery: Super Green Soup Recipe

Hello again! Back today with another instalment of the 'Can't Be Arsed' Cookery series - recipes for when you have zero cooking mojo but could really do with something resembling actual food! This veggie soup recipe is seriously easy but packed with nutrients thanks to the awesome spinach and also happens to be gluten free … Continue reading CBA Cookery: Super Green Soup Recipe

CBA Cookery: Coronation Chickpea Deli Filler Recipe (gf, df, v)

Helloooo again! I'm back with another super easy 'CBA Cookery' recipe! This recipe series is for days when you have no mojo but need to feed yourself something vaguely resembling actual food, or maybe you have a partner or children that are demanding you feed them (AGAIN!) and you need to pretend you're not a … Continue reading CBA Cookery: Coronation Chickpea Deli Filler Recipe (gf, df, v)

CBA Cookery: Super Easy Curry Recipe (gf, df, vegan)

I'm back with another recipe that is perfect for those days when you just can't be arsed but need to rustle up something that resembles actual food. My Super Easy Curry recipe is almost so insultingly simple that actual foodies will probably be horrified... but it's delicious so I'm giving no fucks! Again this is … Continue reading CBA Cookery: Super Easy Curry Recipe (gf, df, vegan)