Author Archives: Jenny

Cookbook of the Month: Oh She Glows (Part Two)

I had not quite finished with Oh She Glows when I wrote about it two weeks ago:  I continued my cooking for the rest of February and although the month is over, let me share what I tried: Pictured up … Continue reading

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Vegan Afternoon Tea: The Hideaway, Urmston

I’ve decided to make 2015 the year of the vegan afternoon tea.  I want to have one per month, and I kicked things off with a trip to The Hideaway in Urmston, Manchester.  It’s an omni-cafe which does a regular … Continue reading

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Cookbook of the Month: Oh She Glows

In a break from tradition, I’m going to tell you about my favourite cookbook rather than just a particular recipe.  I’ve been using one book substantially more than any other, and in fact I’d go so far as to say … Continue reading

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Savoury Porridge

It’s been a while since I shared a good breakfast recipe.  I’m a fan of sweet, indulgent breakfasts, and they have suffered the chop in the new year while I’m trying to be healthier.  So imagine my delight when I … Continue reading

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Vegan in London: A Tale of Two Buffets

I felt like quite the glamorous high flyer last week when I headed to London for a training day.  I almost wished my neighbour on the train would strike up a conversation with me just so I could say words … Continue reading

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Vegan in Manchester: Jaipur Palace

For months, every time our bus went past Jaipur Palace (a vegan/vegetarian Indian restaurant in Fallowfield) my fellow and I said:  “We must go there.”  Before we knew it, this had changed into:  “Why haven’t we been there yet?”  So … Continue reading

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Harvest Bowl Salad

Healthy January continues to go well in Herbivores’ Heaven HQ.  I’m exploring a couple of new cookbooks and making plenty of comforting soups and hearty stews, perfect for gloomy lunch hours and dark evenings.  And of course, I’m tucking into … Continue reading

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