How to make the best full-flavoured vegetable stock

Because when it comes to stock, sometimes us veggies get the short end of the stick, for real. With only vegetables, salt and water (ok and some herbs and spices if we’re feeling jaunty), the vegetable stock that flavours all the dishes of our life often just tastes like vegetables and salt and water. This…

Read More »


Veggie Mama Loves

It is so hot crumpet with butter weather. If you wanna make your own too, try this recipe! I know, I’ve changed it up again. I blame the full solstice moon or whatever the hell is going on. I CAN DO WHAT I WANT MOON, OK?! At least it’s not (quite) as bad (I don’t…

Read More »


My favourite Snapchatters

For some reason, Snapchat is EVERYWHERE at the moment. I did a post about it on ProBlogger recently for people with blogs who want to follow other bloggers, because among the blog world it’s the new darling of social media and everyone’s getting on it. Folk who previously dismissed it as not useful are now…

Read More »

Ugh, the dreaded ex. Tai, this is Josh

The Dreaded Ex

Ok so I don’t have an ex-stepbrother like Cher from Clueless (although I do have a dreaded ex in there somewhere) and also while we’re on the subject, how can Alicia Silverstone still look so amazing even though her eyes are looking at her brain? I roll my eyes on the daily and it is…

Read More »


Taking Stock

Joining in with Meet Me at Mikes, not stealing broth. Making : Wrist warmers. Like gloves but for people who spend 9085384734% of their day typing. Cooking : Much soup. A potato and parsley one from Jennifer Paterson, a spicy Thai pumpkin one for Lunchbox who’s just had his wisdom teeth out, minestrone, tortellini en brodo, an apple and rhubarb…

Read More »

Wondering what to have for lunch? What about this super-quick lovechild of orrechiette with broccoli, and pasta carbonara?

Orecchiette with broccoli carbonara

You know how you’re halfway through a dish and it’s not turning out quite how you want? That happens to me often, and I end up doing all sorts of things to get it right to the taste profile I’m looking for (how wanky is that phrase but it’s totally exactly what I’m trying to…

Read More »


Vegan Raspberry Muffins

So a while ago I was listening to a podcast, which made me watch YouTube videos, then I fell down a vegan cooking YouTube rabbit hole (its easier than you think) and found myself watching rapper Wacka Flocka Flame and his mate Raury making vegan blueberry muffins. This is not usually how I get my…

Read More »