Allotment Alert

Like our ‘summer bodies’, all the hard work happens during the Winter at the allotment. All the cold afternoons and rainy days have paid off, because I now have an allotment growing with delicious produce! This weekend we picked the rhubarb and the broad beans. We planted these back in October so to be able…

A Day in The Life of a Vegan Eating Student

We asked the Students of UoM to step forward to talk about Vegan eating. UoM Student, Emily Brooks who is an advocate of all things vegan, has shared an insight into what Vegan eating is like, what foods it involves and the many benefits that come with it! ‘Veganism is not about giving anything up…

Northern Vegan Festival

The Northern Vegan Festival is taking place right here in the heart of our city centre on the 23rd April 2016 between 10am and 6pm. The festival will take place through out different areas of the city, so make sure you check their web page to find out what’s going on where and when! They…

Paprika & Lemon Chickpeas

This is a simple, low cost and delicious snack that can even be made into a salad. Ingredients:  1 can/jar of cooked chickpeas Lemon juice Olive oil Paprika Method:  Drain the can of chickpeas and rinse over some cold water. Place the chickpeas into an oven dish and drizzle over some olive oil, paprika and…

February’s Top 5 Gloriously Green Go to Eateries!

This month we are providing you with our top 5 Green café’s and restaurants to visit. We have included a range of eateries from Indian to Pub Grub! V Revolution Where? Oldham Street, Northern Quarter Price: £ What? This American style diner is serving up vegan junk food delights with burgers bigger than your head,…

Flourless Banana & Chocolate Pancakes

Prep Time: 10 mins Cooking Time: 10 mins Difficulty: Easy Price: £ Serving Size: 1 person, makes 4 small medium pancakes Ingredients: 1 large banana 1 tablespoon Cocoa Powder (Optional – Raw Cacao Powder) Vanilla Extract (optional) 2 eggs Method: Mash the banana until relatively smooth, add the tablespoon of Cocoa Powder, 2 eggs and…