• Lifestyle,  Waste

    Zero Waste Travel Tips: Japan

    Evelyn is one of my oldest and dearest friends. She is a constant inspiration. She can tell you the name of ever type of cloud and what each plant in your vege garden is good for.  Evelyn recently traveled to Japan for 3.5 weeks and was lovely enough to let me quiz her about how she went about reducing waste on her holiday! Read about her travels below. Feature Interview: Zero Waste Travel Tips for Japan What did you pack for the trip? 45L backpack as carry on which consisted of: clothes, toiletries, hiking shoes, travel adaptor, towel, tea strainer, book, smaller backpack, napkins, handkerchief, jar, coffee cup, headphones, neck…

  • Vegan cheese sauce

    Six Vegan Sauces You NEED in Your Life (GF, DF, Zero waste)

    People always ask me if it is hard to be vegan? I always reply that it is easy! But when I think about it, It wouldn’t be easy if I didn’t have these sauces in my life. I am not one to compromise health for flavour. I LOVE favoursome, creamy sauces and when they’re healthy, well what else could you ask for. Transitioning to a plant based life style for me was all about finding good swaps for foods that I used to love. These sauces make pulling vegan meals together SO easy! I have listed the various uses for each sauce above each recipe. They are all simple and quick.…

  • Vegan Parmesan cheese in a jar

    2 Ingredient Vegan Parmesan Cheese (Zero waste, plant based)

    Vegan // Plant based // Gluten Free // Zero Waste  This is a staple in my house. It is so easy to make and so rewarding. Parmesan was my favourite cheese, and this satisfies my cravings, big call I know. It won’t melt like normal cheese but provides a similar texture and taste when sprinkled over pasta or pizza! It even crisps up on pizza in the oven. Use it in a vegan Caesar salad, pesto sauce or just eat it straight from the jar! I keep mine in the fridge for weeks at a time. This is made using nutritional yeast which is actually gluten free. Some nutritional yeast…

  • Vegan lemon tart on a plate

    Vegan Baked Lemon Cheesecake (GF, Zero Waste)

    Vegan // Plant based // Gluten Free // Zero Waste // Season: winter, spring, autumn Remember to take photos of any recipes you make and tag @sustainable.simply! I’d love to see your creations! Note: if you are raw, try my Summer Fruit Swirl ‘cheescake’ instead!