new vegan cleaning products from Bio-D
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    new vegan cleaning products from Bio-D

      Being vegan is more than just about what we eat and we get asked a lot about vegan cleaning products, as sadly not all 'eco' type products are vegan friendly too.   We were so pleased to hear about new products from Bio-D - our reviewrs have confirmed that the washing liquid does a f[...]

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    Griddled polenta with corn & green salsa

      We fell in love with polenta the first time we tried it in Rome (well when in Rome.) We love it with sun dried tomatoes, soft or baked and this lovely recipe adds a chilli and lime twist too.... perfect outdoor food... Ingredients:  375g box polenta 398g can sweetcorn, drained 1 r[...]

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    Corn & Black Bean Salsa

      Easy to make, looks colourful and impressive! great for a BBQ and party food too.  Ingredients 140g dried black beans, soaked overnight 326g or 330g can sweetcorn, drained bunch spring onions, sliced ½ large bunch coriander, leaves and stalks chopped juice 2 limes 2 tbsp olive[...]

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    Vegan Wish List

    VeggieVision TV the UK’s only internet TV station dedicated to vegan living asked its viewers what isn’t vegan friendly and they wish it was. With so many vegan friendly foods available now it was a little tricky however the top 6 answers are: Quorn An array of veggie meat alternatives tem[...]

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    B HIND A FRIES Crispy Okra Chips

      SERVES 4   2 tsp chaat masala  2 tsp medium red chilli powder 1 tsp turmeric 2 tsp ground  coriander 1  tsp ground cumin 1 tsp salt sunflower oil for deep-frying 600g okra, topped,  tailed, cut in half and left out to dry for 3 hours Mix the chaat masa[...]

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    I am just in love with Lifehouse Spa

    I am just in love with Lifehouse Spa just off of the A12 on the way to Colchester in Essex. I spent a relaxing day out with my mum and sister recently and can't wait to go back! And I am delighted to say that their vegan offerings are very impressive. When we visited the restaurant for l[...]

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    ANIMUS: an exhibition featuring Vegan Artists

      I was delighted to go the the media launch and private showing of ANIMUS running until 9 September 2016 as as well as being fascinated by vegan art I have wanted to go to Karamel for ages. I now know I have to go back asap too!  The art work is proactive and meaningful and well worth [...]