Vegan Lentil Shepherd’s Pie and the C-word

The tone in her voice was all it took for me to know something was wrong. Two hours later and we were flying on the freeway, towards Sydney, the deafening sound of Carrion providing a lulling sense of calm. Two weeks later and she was cleared to come home from the hospital, with a diagnosis and a […]

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Baked Zucchini Chips (v, gf)

Try baked zucchini chips next time chip cravings hit for a healthier snack alternative. I am yet to meet a soul that doesn’t like chips. What if you could have chips but they could be healthy and guilt-free too? This recipe makes the tastiest yet relatively healthy snack. Pack them in lunch boxes, serve them […]

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Flourless Mandarin, Orange and Almond Cupcakes (v, gf)

Flourless mandarin,orange and almond cake - Chelsey Crafts

A deliciously sweet, decadently moist and surprisingly healthy mandarin, orange and almond cake. After spending the lead up to the long weekend sans phone and wifi and having no choice but to communicate like it was 1999, I picked up my shiny new iPhone 6s Plus (pink..of course) and welcomed the Telstra technician inside, a […]

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Healthy Vegan Apple Crumble (easy!)

This easy, healthy and delicious apple crumble recipe will wow and nourish your guests! You know those meals that remind you of home? Well healthy apply crumble is it for me. My Mum isn’t one who loves to spend hours in the kitchen or slave over complex recipes. She is really into quick, healthy, nutritious, […]

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Blogroll: The Best Foodie Blogs of 2015!

This Rawsome Vegan Life This year I was in awe of Em’s next level plant-based recipes captured by her gorgeous photography skills. 2015 saw the launch of her third book, The Rawsome Vegan Cookbook and new, original recipes such as the Oreo-ish Tarts pictured above, Summer Rolls and these Crunchy Gooey Sweet Caramel Chocolate Buckwheat Slices. Image from My […]

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Vegan Potato Bake (v, gf)

If I had to choose one vegetable to eat for the rest of my life it would probably be potato. My friends and I joke that I eat so much potato it wouldn’t be surprising if I turned into one, specifically a hashbrown or chips. I’d be happy to be any kind of potato really, […]

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Walnut, Craisin and Coconut Brownies (v, gf)

Recipe at bottom of post Today is my Mum’s Birthday. Happy Birthday Mumma Mia! I asked her what she wanted to do tonight and she chose Thai in Newtown. I did a quick search for ‘the best thai in Newtown’ and reviews gave me Atom Thai on King Street. Have you been to Atom Thai? […]

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Vegan Beer Cake

Beer Cake. Enough said. Ingredients CAKE – 100g butter, softened (I use Nuttelex) – 3/4 cup caster sugar – A splash of vanilla extract – 1 tablespoon milk (I used Vitasoy Soy Milky) – 3/4 cup apple sauce (or 3 vegan eggs) – Just under 1 cup of dark ale (I used White Rabbit – […]

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