Veggie burgers (vegan gluten-free and low fat)

These ‘ burgers’ are packed full of protein, easy to make and perfect to eat cold the next day. Serve with oil free chips or wedges or throw them in with a salad. Ingredients: 1 tin chickpeas (washed and drained) 2 tablespoons chickpea flour or spelt flour 1 ┬áred onion 2 large cloves garlic finely…

Black bean brownies ( gluten free & vegan)

The best black bean brownies !   2 cups of black beans 3 tbsp cocoa powder 3/4 cup oats 1 cup pure maple syrup, local honey, or agave 1/4 cup coconut oil 2 tsp pure vanilla extract 1tsp baking powder Optional: chocolate chips Put all ingredients into a blender or a bowl and blend. Place…

Delicious Fruit cake (Vegan low fat and gluten free)

Ingredients: 14 oz / 400g mixed raisins and currants 350 ml cold black or chai tea 8oz / 250g spelt flour ( this does contain gluten but it is well known for it to not cause problems for those with allergies; if unsure go for rice flour) 7oz / 200g sugar (use coconut sugar for…

Simple (oil free) vegetable curry­čĺ¬

Ingredients: 1 small onion Veg of your choice. I like to use green beans, red peppers, button mushrooms and potatoes. In the picture I was using courgettes as we had so many. 1 tin of cooked chickpeas 1 tin of coconut milk 1 -2 tablespoons of curry mix powder 1 tablespoon of cinnamon Pinch of…

Herbal Cold Remedy

This is made like a home-made herbal tea (most of the spices are things you may already have in your cupboards at home) but it works and is, in my experience, more effective than Pharmaceutical ┬ámedicine which over time can wreak havoc with our bodies. I’ve made a promise to myself to try to avoid…