I used to love scrambled eggs. I had perfected the art of making it. I wanted to find a replacement that fit into our new, vegan, lifestyle. Tofu to the rescue! Tofu is amazing. There are so many different ways in which it can be prepared and each way transforms the taste of it. This … Continue reading Easy Tofu Scramble
On those days when I feel like eating something fresh, crunchy, but also warm and filling, tacos hit just the spot. They are so easy to prepare and the best thing is that I can put anything that I have in the fridge. If I don't have a particular vegetable, I can replace it with … Continue reading Red Kidney Beans Taco
Recipes often call for stock, but I found it difficult to find a good vegetable stock without added, unwanted, ingredients such as maltodextrin and sugar. I searched online for healthy, tasty alternatives. I tried each one that I could find, but none was right. I remember one of them tasted like mud! I also tried … Continue reading Home-made Vegetable Stock
Since we became vegan, I realise we have many, many more spices, herbs and oils in our pantry. Over time, it has also become more cluttered and dis-organised. It was time to overhaul it. A Summer clean (who says you need to do cleaning only in Spring right?). The "before" (we took all the things … Continue reading What is in our Pantry?
We LOVEEEEEEE spaghetti bolognese and it is one of the few things that we were really sad to say goodbye to when we stopped eating meat. BUT, I just couldn't accept it. I searched the internet for vegan versions and came across very many, but none sounded just right. Lentils didn't appeal. Then, I came … Continue reading Vegan Tofu Spaghetti Bolognese
Christmas is a time of laughs and talks with full tummies and families sitting around a table. Usually, with lamb roast or other meat of choice. But, it is entirely possible to have a wonderful Christmas feast without meat. This year, we made an Ethiopian themed Christmas dinner. We cooked up Mesir Wot (red lentils cooked in berbere … Continue reading Ethiopian Christmas Feast
Today, we decided to go out for dinner as I wasn't up to cooking at home. We recently moved to a new area and so were keen to try out some of the restaurants nearby to find some good options for eating out. We usually don't like eating out at malls as the food … Continue reading Restaurant Review: Kampung Story Worst Meal Ever