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Soups, Chillis and Casseroles

Barley

$2 Meal Week day 2: Jack’s Barley Stew

By On March 20, 2012

When I knew that I was going to be taking part in Codewe’s $2 A Day Challenge, and attempting to live on $2 a day, as over 20 million Ugandans have to,… Read More

Beans, Peas & Lentils

Red Lentil and Roasted Vegetable Soup

By On February 15, 2012

When I was at Manchester Uni (a period I know affectionately think of as “the glory years”, though my liver might not agree), one of the places I was most likely to… Read More

Ochazuke: Rice Patties in a Green Tea Broth
Green tea

Ochazuke: Rice Patties in a Green Tea Broth

By On January 26, 2012

It’s not often that you can eat out for $4 in these days, but there is, in fact, one place left in the world where you can get a fantastic, filling meal… Read More

Carrot and Orange Soup
Carrot

Carrot and Orange Soup

By On January 12, 2012

We’ve recently come into about a ton of carrots. Not in anyone’s will, that would be quite weird – someone just brought them over. My first thought, of course, was “SOUP!”, it… Read More

Black Bean and Brown Rice Soup
Black beans

Black Bean and Brown Rice Soup

By On December 20, 2011

Hello readers! Yes, I am back from my galavanting with a tan, some body painting and a lot of gusto. Did you miss me? I hope you’ve been eating well. So I… Read More

Faux Cream of Mushroom Soup
Coconut milk

Faux Cream of Mushroom Soup

By On October 26, 2011

During everyone’s first year or so of veganism I reckon every few weeks they find themselves yelling “oh no!” following the realisation of another food they can’t eat. This has settled down… Read More

Hungarian Eggplant Goulash
Eggplant

Hungarian Eggplant Goulash

By On September 20, 2011

Winter is a-coming, albeit with Autumn still in its way, and with the dropping temperature my need for warming food goes up. And I don’t just mean hot; I mean spicy too!… Read More

Quick and easy vegetable rice noodle soup
Carrot

Quick and Easy Vegetable Rice Noodle Soup

By On September 12, 2011

It never ceases to amaze me that I can spend literally days planning a cake only for it to inexplicably turn out wrong, whereas when I’m already ten minutes late for work… Read More

Spicy Sweet Potato Soup
Garlic

Spicy Sweet Potato Soup

By On September 1, 2011

It’s getting colder in Toronto at the moment, and I am glad about this for two reasons: 1) I can wear jeans without losing some of my leg mass to sweat and… Read More

Vegan Lentil Chilli
Beans, Peas & Lentils

Vegan Lentil Chilli

By On July 19, 2011

So this was the last day of my first week totally vegan. I thought I’d tripped up at the BBQ by eating potatoes with butter on them, but it turned out it… Read More