Banana-Bee Smoothie

No, this doesn’t actually contain bees, don’t worry! I picked up some bee pollen from Neal’s Yard to try (more about this in my New Discoveries post, coming up next week) and despite not tasting great on it’s own, when added to this smoothie it tastes amazing! Mixed with banana, cinnamon, honey and my usual handful of green goodness (spinach) this super tasty, super nutritious, … Continue reading Banana-Bee Smoothie

Summer Strawberry Milkshake

There’s something about strawberry milkshakes, despite containing loads of goodness from strawberries, that makes me feel like they’re unhealthy. Maybe because I’m thinking of the huge, milky, sugary and processed strawberry flavoured drinks you get in cafes and diners. But that stigma has to end. Strawberries are amazing! Packed full of anti-oxidents and fibre for optimal health, energy and amazing skin. This recipe is the … Continue reading Summer Strawberry Milkshake

Mega Immune Boosting Tea

You’ve probably heard of the cold-busting benefits of honey and lemon tea, well I can vouch for it’s pick-me-up properties, a cure-all remedy in a cup. Didn’t think it could get any better? Well, it just did. I’ve added ginger and baobab to this tea for even more benefits.. Lemon has an array of vitamins and minerals important for health, but most importantly is high … Continue reading Mega Immune Boosting Tea

Coffee Heaven Smoothie

I was in London on Wednesday and found an amazing clean eating cafe in South Kensington called Roots and Bulbs; they sell amazing vegan cakes and brownies, pressed juices and incredible smoothies. (‘The bee‘ smoothie is heavenly and the banana bread is the best thing I’ve tasted since becoming vegan). I was then inspired by their ‘Smart Smoothie’ to concoct this healthy cold latte/mocha, which, to my surprise … Continue reading Coffee Heaven Smoothie

Minty Blackberry and Ginger Smoothie

This smoothie combination is one of my favourites at the moment as it’s so refreshing and makes me feel cool and summery. It’s also packed with goodness that makes my skin glow. Ingredients – 75g Frozen blackberries – Half a very ripe banana – Handful spinach – 3cm slice cucumber – Chunk of fresh ginger, peeled (about 8g) – 5 mint leaves – 200ml almond … Continue reading Minty Blackberry and Ginger Smoothie