Mains, other delicious bits

Lentil NO-meatballs

Lentils are one of my favourite pulses/ legumes. I didn't use to eat them before going vegan, but now they're a staple in my kitchen. Lentils are rich in iron, folate and proteins. They are also low in calories, and have no fats or cholesterol. If you're cooking brown/ green lentils, it's always good to… Continue reading Lentil NO-meatballs

Mains, other delicious bits

Creamy courgette and mushroom orzo pasta

This dish takes 20 minutes to make and is absolutely delicious! You can add other vegetables if you prefer, keeping the proportions the same. Nowadays is so easy to find vegan alternatives of different cheeses, that getting soft cheese is not a difficult or expensive task. What a treat! What you need: 2 medium courgettes,… Continue reading Creamy courgette and mushroom orzo pasta

Healthy bits, other delicious bits

Chickpeas and chocolate chips cookies

Chickpeas are so versatile. Who would have thought that you can make delicious sweet cookies with these beautiful pulses? A 100g has 19g of protein, over 30% of the recommended daily dose of iron and magnesium. The fibre content is fantastic too. Also, this cookie dough can be eaten raw if you prefer! Time: 25… Continue reading Chickpeas and chocolate chips cookies

Mains, other delicious bits

Artichoke and sun-dried tomato pasta

I'm always thinking about news ways to cook pasta, I just love it! Arguably, any vegetables go well with pasta, if cooked well. However, there is something about Mediterranean style veggies, they just marry pasta perfectly. Artichokes and sun-dried tomatoes are a perfect combination! Super easy to make, you won't regret! Time: 25 minutes Type:… Continue reading Artichoke and sun-dried tomato pasta