Lotus Biscoff Cheesecake

A quick, easy, none bake recipe. I’m not going to start by pissing you all off by making you read my life story before getting to the recipe which let’s face it is why you clicked the link in the first place right…..so here it is: Ingredients 1 Jar (400g) Lotus Biscoff Spread – Smooth…

Dairy is Scary: But What Are The Best Dairy Free Alternatives?

Dairy is Scary………. And NO…..I don’t just mean from an animal welfare and environmental point of view. Let’s be realistic it tends to be the thing people claim would be the hardest thing to give up if they were to go vegan. “But how do you cope without cheese” seems to be a question I’m…

Slow Cooker Vegetable Stew and Dumplings

For as long as I can remember one of my favourite teas has been my Mums Stew and Dumplings. Marley’s dumplings are always super fluffy and light, the ultimate in comfort food. I wasn’t raised as a vegan so mums stew was always made with beef and the traditional veg, onions, carrots and potatoes. I…

House of Herbivores Top Ten Tips for Switching Children to a Vegan Diet

Following on from ‘How it all Began‘ here  are my top ten tips for a smooth transition to veganism for all of the family. 1. Ask the children to list their all time favourite meals Let them create their list and then you can set about veganising them. The options in supermarkets have come on in leaps and bounds over the last twelve months and there is…

Welcome to my Vegan Family Blog Site!

“Vegan is not about being perfect. It is about doing the least harm and the most good possible” – Anonymous. House of Herbivores How it all began…….. Three years ago we were a family of meat eaters……oblivious to the alternatives, whether that was by choice or through societal conditioning who knows? My parents ate meat,…