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In Season Vegan: August

August is a special month for us for lots of reasons. It’s the summer holidays, so there’s lots of opportunity for lazy breakfasts and brunches. Festival season brings tasty street food with varying levels of health. And at the end of the month my birthday, which usually gets stretched across several days to accomodate various family and friends gathering. This …

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In Season Vegan: July

It’s July! I know I say this every year, but time is just flying lately. My guess is you say that too! 🙂 July is usually the month where the sun truly comes out to greet us. Summer is when we meet up with friends, have far too much to drink and leave our worries behind. Disclosure: affiliate link* Why …

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In Season Vegan: June

It’s June! Summer is here at last. I love getting out in the sun, the feeling of freedom you get while walking in the summer breeze. The days out and the exploring. Feeling calm in the sun, and generally optimistic. It’s also the start of a small collection of birthdays in my family (well, technically that starts in May since …

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In Season Vegan: May

It’s May! The sun is shining, the birds are singing and it’s starting to feel like summer is on the way. We venture outside more, to forage and picnic and frolic in nature. The occasional rainy day doesn’t bother us: we get on our wellies and get outside anyway! Disclosure: affiliate link* Why you should be eating the seasons When …

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In Season Vegan: April

It’s April! The sun is returning, the plants are growing and my winter coat is being put away. April is the month I start to feel like me again: I get out more, I feel the sun on my face and I can start actually looking forward to summer. Plants are beginning to thrive and the world becomes greener before …

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In Season Vegan: March

It’s almost Spring! I love March for so many reasons. Plants start to grow, the sun begins to shine, it’s the birth month of my daughter and a close friend. We’re already planning our garden for the year (lots of herbs, tomatoes, purple kale and leafy greens are on the horizon) and I’m eyeing up the local dandelion and nettle …

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In Season Vegan: February

It’s the month of love! Do you have a romantic meal for two planned? We’re having vegan steak* and purple sprouting broccoli! There’s so much to love about February: the return of the sun, planning the garden, spending time with your loved ones and the winter frost thawing. This is the time of year I begin to genuinely look forward to …

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In Season Vegan: January

It’s January! Yes, it’s still freezing, but there’s something about January that gets me fired up and wanting to get outside as much as possible. The sun is returning and the mornings already feel so much brighter! Getting outside more means more fuel is needed, while the post-Christmas bloat needs to go. Excess is minimal this month. Disclosure: affiliate link* …

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In Season Vegan: December

It’s December! Frost touches everything laid down before it and every morning catches your breath away. The afternoon is almost indistinguishable from the night and you search for the comfort that warming food will bring. The shortest day comes, and with it a time to celebrate with those closest to you. Towards the end of the month, your attention may …