Author: Catherine Stevenson

Pumpkin Pie Spice

Make your own versatile pumpkin pie spice mix to keep in the pantry. Use it when making my creamy vegan pumpkin pie recipe, as well as in muffins, smoothies, oatmeal etc. This mix of cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg, allspice and clove is such a perfect winter warming flavour. I add it […]

Home-made Pumpkin Puree

Follow these directions to make puree for the filling of my creamy vegan pumpkin pie recipe. Why, oh why can we not buy pumpkin puree in a tin at the grocery store? Although it would be very convenient, I feel like this is a very first-world-problem, so I am going […]

Vegan Coconut Oil Pastry Pie Crust

A perfect, flaky shortcrust pastry recipe which utilizes coconut oil, is versatile, as well as being egg and dairy free. I found this recipe on the Minimalist Baker’s blog, and have used it myself countless times without fail to make vegan pastry for any and every kind of pie recipe. […]

Creamy Vegan Pumpkin Pie

A rich, spicy, and creamy vegan pumpkin pie recipe with a flaky coconut oil pastry crust … perfect for Halloween, and what better way to get your daily serving of veggies in? Dairy-free and egg-free, but flavour-full! I had never really known what pumpkin pie was like. It is not […]

Hearty split pea soup

An easy vegan pea soup recipe that is thick, hearty, smoky and ridiculously satisfying. It is also fat-free and high in protein, and makes a perfect winter warming meal. The flavour of this recipe really reminds me of my moms pea soup recipe. It makes me super nostalgic, and reminds […]

Simple and Rich Vegan Chocolate Cake

Moist, rich chocolate cake that is quick and easy to make and you would never guess is vegan! If you are looking for a go-to vegan chocolate cake recipe that you can whip up fairly quickly and with minimal effort, which will please the crowds, then look no further! This […]

Easy Higher Protein Vegan Chickpea Burgers

A quick and simple vegan burger patty recipe which is made with chickpeas Decided to give Meatless Mondays a try but feeling lost for ideas? Why not give these burgers a try? (Alternatively, you could try my meat-free spaghetti bolognese recipe). Come on, who doesn’t love a good burger? Convenient, […]

Meat – free Spaghetti Bolognese

A beautiful fusion of Mediterranean flavours combine in this classic spaghetti bolognese recipe, which is simmered slowly to mellow its flavours and create the ultimate vegan comfort meal. One of my all-time favourite weeknight meals has always been spaghetti bolognese, both when I used to eat meat, and now as […]

Vegan Salted Caramel Easter Chocolates

Simple vegan chocolate Easter eggs filled with a sweet, gooey dairy-free salted caramel sauce Homemade Easter chocolates that anyone can make … I am really no chocolatier, so these are very basic confections – no complicated chocolate tempering or anything technical is necessary to make these Easter chocolates. Anyone new […]