Vegan

No buy week – day 4 dinner!

I wanted to use the tofu I had in the fridge for today's dinner, and ended up making tofu and chickpea curry! Super easy but very tasty. I'm starting to come round to the idea of tofu.  Even as a vegetarian it wasn't ever something I used more that a couple of times, and I… Continue reading No buy week – day 4 dinner!

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Recommendations · Vegan

Restaurant review – Tuk Tuk Glasgow 

On a recent foray into Glasgow with my sister Jennifer and friend Lyndsay (the vegan) and me (the vegan attempterer) we ended up in Tuk Tuk Glasgow for dinner. We were supposed to be going to Kelvingrove Bandstand afterwards to watch Trainspotting in the rain but the great Scottish summer put paid to that and… Continue reading Restaurant review – Tuk Tuk Glasgow 

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Fried polenta – basic recipe, ideas and inspiration 

Something about fried food is just so appealing occasionally, and there is something about the look of fried polenta that appeals to me. Is it the resemblance to stuff that's bad for you like chips or fried batter? I'm not sure but I wanted to give it a go and it's been feeding me for… Continue reading Fried polenta – basic recipe, ideas and inspiration 

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Glasgow vegan festival haul – cheese, gin and more! 

I visited the Glasgow vegan festival in the Trades Hall on Sunday 28th May with one thing in mind - cheese! But what I found was a lot more than that. I hope this becomes a regular fixture as it was very well attended and for a beginner transitioning into veganism, was informative and educational.… Continue reading Glasgow vegan festival haul – cheese, gin and more! 

hiking · Vegan

The walking diaries – Campsie Fells, central Scotland 

Me, youngest and husband decided on Saturday evening we were fed up and fancied an adventure. Well, I decided I was bored and wanted to do something and coerced them into it. Anyway, we live close to the Campsies in central Scotland and it's been a while since we headed in that direction so that's… Continue reading The walking diaries – Campsie Fells, central Scotland