Aquafaba Chocolate Orange Mousse

Have you heard the word? The cool new ingredient on the street is aquafaba. I’m sure all you vegan foodies have been using this for yonks to whip up perfect eggless meringues. I’m probably a wee bit fashionably late to the party, but I’m so happy I’ve finally made it! I guess I was always a…

chocolate beetroot cake a girl called jack

Blue Monday Beetroot Cake {with Chocolate}

Blue Monday: officially the most depressing day of the year. The third Monday in January is the day the effects of the dreaded January blues are most likely to be felt. The holiday cheer seems a distant memory, Christmas trees lay decaying in the street and there’s still two weeks to go until payday. I understand…

Chocolate Mylkshake

I was recently watching an Eco Vegan Gal ‘What I eat in a day video’ and I was super inspired by her carob smoothie. However, as you may be aware, I am quite a fan of chocolate. Don’t get me wrong I adore carob. I could chew on carob pods all day long. Carob is…

My Oh Pie!! Chocolate, strawberry and coconut pie.

I’ve been spending a lot of time in my much neglected allotment this week. I’ve been covered in mud from my forehead to my toes. Muscles that I didn’t even know I had are feeling sore today. Seeds are sewn and weeds pulled. I felt a wonderful sense of achievement upon completing the hard graft that…

Vegan MoFo 2014: Peanut Butter Cups

Peanut butter cups. Possibly the best invention ever in the whole history of the universe. I’ve been playing in the kitchen a lot recently and last night I came up with my version of the peanut butter cup. Move over Hershey’s with your dairy and corn syrup laden ‘treats’. This is peanut butter cups my…