I got my hands on 2 great new plants to add to my edible balcony collection from the Brentford Dock Community Greenhouse. I got myself an exotic looking black tomato plant and spicy jalapeño plant. The Brentford Dock Community Greenhouse is an amazing place which is maintained by dock residents. Every Sunday residents can go … More Brentford Dock, the Most Plant Based Place in London?
I’ve just seen a new vegan food deal on the Time Out website which I had to share. Genesis is located in Shoreditch, London and the offer includes a burger or ‘fried chicken’ and a Lo Bros passionfruit kombucha for £7.95. The deal ends Sept 14. Full details on the Time Out Site. Enjoy!
I was in Wasabi planning to grab my usual favourite tofu salad when I spied this amazing new dish! I absolutely love summer rolls so grabbed the last one. It’s delicious with inari, avocado, rice noodles, edamame and more, an amazing addition to the menu!
Something amazing happened yesterday which I had to share. Something caught my eye crawling on my bedroom floor – it was a large fluffy bumble bee! It was very dozy and must have become exhausted trying to fly outside again. I remembered reading a piece about feeding bees sugar and water in an emergency to … More Reviving a Bee in an Emergency.
The sun is shining and I’ve just picked my first organic balcony tomato crop! As you may have seen in a previous post I’m growing plants including tomatoes, chillies, asparagus, potatoes and onions on my small London balcony. I’m using an organic seaweed fertiliser so I don’t have to use the animal bone products. I’m … More My First Organic Balcony Tomato Crop!
Innocent Plus vegan friendly juices are on special in Morrisons at the moment for £2. These colourful juices are boosted with vitamins and super food ingredients. I went for the Bolt From The Blue juice because the colour looked amazing! It contains apple, guava, coconut water and a dash of spirulina with extra vitamins and it’s … More A Fruit Juice That’s Blue!
Is it possible to be addicted to veggie jerky? Let me know if there’s a cure, I can’t get enough of the stuff! 🤣 … More Addicted to Vegan Jerky!! 😱
Beautiful Cornwall is like my second home but amazingly I’d never visited Truro before. It was time to right this wrong and what I found was a city full of innovative plant based and ethical businesses! The first stop was the Truro Farmers Market on Saturday. This busy outdoor market is in the centre of … More Truro Farmers Market – A Cornish Vegan and Vegetarian Heaven!
My small but beautiful first crop! I’ve been growing Pink Fir Apple potatoes and Red Baron onions on my balcony in a mini Poppy Veg Trug and railing pots and these were ready to harvest. More crops to come including tomatoes, strawberries, asparagus and chillies (free from Wahaca!). Have been feeding everything with an organic … More My First Organic Balcony Veg Crop
Today is going to reach 39 degrees C in London – Phew! What better time to picnic in the park 🙂 Off to get my favourite lunch from Wasabi – the marinated tofu salad with teriyaki sauce, brown sushi rice, fresh veggies and Japanese dressing. Time to grab some shade and enjoy this bowl of … More Vegan Tofu Teriyaki Salad from Wasabi