Pasta

Sweet Potato & Pine Nut Pasta Bake

Sweet Potato & Pine Nut Pasta Bake

  I’ve already learnt so much during my Institute for Integrative Nutrition studies I barely know where to begin, but as a former chocolate-and-Starburst addict I particularly liked the module on ‘deconstructing cravings’. Lesson from the Institute: sugar cravings can often be decreased by increasing your intake of sweet vegetables. Lesson from life: men need (what […] Read more…

Spaghetti and Falafel Balls

Spaghetti & Falafel Balls

Meatballs are sooooo passé.  This is ‘Modern Italian-Egyptian Vegan Fusion’ at its finest!  Tell them I said so! 🙂 If you have the time and the inclination, you could make your own falafel balls (and even pasta!) for this recipe, but if you’re like me and like your recipes super quick and easy, you can buy ready-made falafel […] Read more…

Raw Green Spaghetti

Raw Green Spaghetti

  Did you know that all food tastes better if you dance while you make it?  Seriously, it does.  I don’t make this stuff up. When there’s a heat wave outside, though, and your moves are smokinnnn inside, it can get a little too hot in the kitchen… Sometimes it’s smarter to call the raw […] Read more…

Green Spaghetti!

green spaghetti

  Wayyyy cooler than green eggs and ham… When cooking vegan food for male carnivores, I’m finding that pasta is usually a hit.  It’s tasty and filling enough that they don’t moan about the ‘weird mung bean food’ or missing meat. The last time my brother-in-law came to visit, I made Tomato, Chilli & Basil Gnocchi which was so popular, I felt […] Read more…