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)

Cinnamon & Raisin Chia Jam (gf, sf, df, vegan)

So, I've tried several times these last few weeks to write something helpful or useful or even just tasty and nothing has made it to publish! There's a bit of 'pandemic waffle' at the beginning of this post, but if you don't want to read the ramblings of my mind, just scroll down to the … Continue reading Cinnamon & Raisin Chia Jam (gf, sf, df, vegan)

Flowering Currant Frozen Dessert (df, gf, sf, vegan)

This delicately floral, pink dessert is not quite sorbet, not quite ice cream, so I've gone with 'frozen dessert' as the best way of describing it! It is dairy free, vegan, refined sugar free and gluten free and is the perfect way to celebrate the ever so slightly warmer days and the promise of Spring! … Continue reading Flowering Currant Frozen Dessert (df, gf, sf, vegan)

Double Chocolate Banana Muffins (gf, df, sf, vegan)

As I've mentioned before, I'm a bakery for breakfast kinda girl! I'm also not very much of a morning person and prefer things that are quick and pre-prepable (like my Instant Oats or Fruity Breakfast Bars). These double chocolate banana muffins are perfect for either breakfast or a filling after school snack for kids to … Continue reading Double Chocolate Banana Muffins (gf, df, sf, vegan)

Pink Buckwheat Pancakes (gf, df, vegan, sf)

Just in time for Pancake Day (25th Feb this year!) I have this awesome buckwheat pancake recipe to share with you! Fluffy, delicious and with extra plant-based goodness, these pink pancakes are gluten free, dairy free, sugar free and vegan! Yay! The added awesomeness of pink is brought to you by beetroot (yes, once again, … Continue reading Pink Buckwheat Pancakes (gf, df, vegan, sf)

Pink Hot Chocolate (df, vegan, sf, gf)

There's beetroot in this hot chocolate. There, I said it. Now you're probably thinking "beetroot... are you fucking mad, Kirstie?" and while you wouldn't be wrong in thinking that generally - on this occasion I need you to hear me out! Beetroot is one of those veggies that I find difficult to get into my … Continue reading Pink Hot Chocolate (df, vegan, sf, gf)

Homemade Oat Milk (df, gf, vegan)

I dunno about you but we seem to go through LOADS of dairy-free milk each week. It's one of the most expensive things we buy and I probably spend about £8-10 a week on milk! Add in the fact that, although we're lucky enough that the roadside recycling in our area does accept the tetrapak … Continue reading Homemade Oat Milk (df, gf, 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)

Simple Christmas Cupcakes (df, gf, vegan)

Sometimes allergy-baking for or with kids can be a little tricky, but today I've got a simple easy cupcake recipe that will solve that problem! Since we home-ed, I love baking with the kids, it's great for maths skills, following instructions and teamwork and these cute little cupcakes are perfect for Christmas (or any other … Continue reading Simple Christmas Cupcakes (df, gf, vegan)

Lebkuchen Loaf Recipe (gf, df, vegan, sf)

It's no secret that I absolutely love lebkuchen, and am always delighted when it is finally 'lebkuchen season' - resulting in me being unable to pass by an Aldi without popping in for some! (The dark chocolate ones are vegan! Although I still try to ration them as too much sugar totally plays havoc with … Continue reading Lebkuchen Loaf Recipe (gf, df, vegan, sf)