Healthy and Tasty

Healthy and tasty sums up our approach to food. Quick and easy is also important, but adding that to the category title would’ve made it too long. Besides, as nice as it is to whip up lunch in a jiffy, there’s something to be said for taking the time to prepare your meals. The more love you pour in, the tastier the result.

 

JTC OmniBlend V: #1 Best Blender for Smoothie Bowls (Hands Down)

JTC OmniBlend V: #1 Best Blender for Smoothie Bowls (Hands Down)

Smoothie bowls are the breakfast bomb. Packed with nutrients and full of flavour, they’re the best way to start your day. Sporty and I have been eating them for longer than I can remember. While super easy to make, you do need a good blender. We’ve had our JTC OmniBlend V for almost six years and…

3 Reasons Why Vegans Don’t Eat Honey (And What We Eat Instead)
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3 Reasons Why Vegans Don’t Eat Honey (And What We Eat Instead)

Have you ever wondered why vegans don’t eat honey?  A lot of people don’t understand why it’s such a big deal for us. For a long time, Sporty and I didn’t get it either. (And this was after adopting a fully plant-based diet.) But then we discovered how many nectar-foraging trips it takes for a bee…

7 Reasons Why Made From Scratch Beats Store Bought (Most of the Time)

7 Reasons Why Made From Scratch Beats Store Bought (Most of the Time)

The old made from scratch versus store bought debate has been front of mind since moving out of the city. Living on a farm with no easy access to the things we typically buy (milk, yoghurt, bread, etc.) means we either have to make those things ourselves or do without them. I’m the kitchen elf…

5 Easy Vegan Tortilla Recipes (Plus 3 Mouthwatering Filling Ideas)

5 Easy Vegan Tortilla Recipes (Plus 3 Mouthwatering Filling Ideas)

These vegan tortilla recipes are so easy, even the most kitchen-averse among you will manage. Of course, first prize is to have them made for you. Preferably by someone who knows what they’re doing. In Tlaxiaco, Mexico, the city’s handmade tortilla producers are fighting to keep tradition alive. If you ever find yourself in that…

Eating a Plant-Based Diet for Beginners: 7 Meal Preparation Tips to Keep You Sane (And Your Tastebuds Happy)

Eating a Plant-Based Diet for Beginners: 7 Meal Preparation Tips to Keep You Sane (And Your Tastebuds Happy)

So, you’ve decided to adopt a plant-based diet. After months of perching on the fence, you’re finally giving it a go. The only thing is, you haven’t got a clue how to go about it. You know it means upping your intake of vegetables, but beyond that, you’re at a loss. What will you eat…