Category: salads

vegetarian

Recipe: Halloumi and peach salad with walnuts and basil

All hail halloumi! It is without a doubt one of my fave foods ever! I first tasted halloumi when I made a Nigella Lawson recipe for roast sweet potatoes and vegetables that was topped with it. From then on I was hooked! It was my favourite thing to eat when on holiday with my best…

vegan

Recipe: Fully Loaded Healthy Mexican Salad Bowl

I haven’t always been a fan of world cuisine. When I was a kid, the most exotic I would get is eating a tin of pasta shapes, a far cry from the range of Italian, Indian, Chinese, Thai and now Mexican food that I love. I think an appreciation of spicy flavours can come with…

vegan

Recipe: Pesto, Chickpea + Quinoa Spring Salad

Continuing my monthly pledge theme of ‘Get the Glow’ I’ve been loving nutrient dense salads. Before I was pregnant, I was eating huge salads packed with leafy greens, but now I find I need something more substantial and grounding. Enter quinoa! I’m definitely not feeling the meat as much as I used to either, and…

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Recipe: Bean and Tahini Salad (vegan)

I may have no fancy for leafy green salads at the moment, but that doesn’t mean I’m not getting those veggies in! I came up with this salad rather randomly when I needed an easy packed lunch to take to an event. I know that we might not yet be in proper salad weather yet,…

superfood salad, vegetarian

Recipe: Winter Superfood Salad

I’ve talked about my love of salads many a time here on the blog. They certainly don’t need to be boring ‘rabbit food’, quite to the contrary, I think they can be some of the tasty meals going! That is certainly the case with this Winter Superfood Salad. I’ve been making variations of this salad…