Category Archives: Vegan

Lemony Lentil and Courgette Salad

Lemony lentil and courgette salad Another one of my favourite ways to use all the courgettes we’ve got in the garden at the moment.  Homegrown courgettes do have more flavour and a denser texture than shop bought ones but this was of cooking them really works well and will be good with either source of courgette. Puy Lentils Official ‘Puy” […]

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How being vegan made me a better cook

In my last post I explained how it came about that I started eating vegan. The gist was – I had met some real life vegans who weren’t what I had come to expect from the negative stereotypes in my head. This softened the edges of my knee jerk reactions to the word ‘Vegan’. Then I got tipped over the […]

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How I Accidentally Became Vegan

In November 2017 I went to stay with some friends of friends for a long weekend. They were vegans. I was dreading this. I told everybody ‘oh my god we’re going to stay with vegans for a long weekend’ and they commiserated.  It turned out to be not much of a big deal at all.  The whole weekend I was […]

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