New plant-based cookbook: Superfood Kitchen {Review}

Superfood Kitchen

Just when I was getting bored of my vegetarian cooking, an email landed in my inbox, a press release telling me all about a new plant-based cookbook, Superfood Kitchen, written by a Los-Angeles-based natural foods chef and on-camera personality Julie Moris. Julie is also an author of four bestselling books including Superfood Smoothies so I was […]

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Investigation: Antibiotics in our food today

antibiotics in farming

If you regularly eat meat and animal products you should be really aware of the fact that the farm animals are regularly given antibiotics, particularly in intensive farming where animals are kept in confined conditions. This means that when you eat meat and animal products from these animals, you also ingest antibiotics left in them. The […]

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Blueberry & Cacao Quinoa Bowl

Cacao fruity quinoa porridge

If you love having porridge in the morning you will love this quinoa porridge. I’ve used quinoa flakes for this purpose as these are really quick to cook – they only take a couple of minutes! The inspiration for this recipe came from the book Superfood Kitchen, by Julie Morris. There was a recipe in the book […]

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How to be more active in winter

ski day

We all know that exercise is good for us and that we should all regularly exercise and be active but when winter comes, activity levels for many of us drop and I am no exception. In spring and summer I love spending time outdoors hiking and cycling, but as the weather gets colder in the […]

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