Spinach & Butter Bean Salad with Mint & Dill

It doesn’t feel quite like June yet. The weather can’t seem to make up its mind at all. We had a few really warm, gorgeous days full of sunshine and then June Gloom set in, the heavens opened and it constantly rained (which I don’t actually mind at all). This has left me craving warm, comforting turmeric lattes one day and then fresh, raw salads the next. It’s a good mix but sometimes a little confusing. I do feel myself being drawn to making lots of summer vibing

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Almond Butter Fudge

A quick post for you today in the form of a raw, naturally sweetened treat; almond butter fudge. This recipe is ridiculously easy and creates minimal mess. Ideal for having as a little snack mid-afternoon for a little pick-me-up or as an after dinner treat. A couple squares of this will satisfy your sweet craving.

I have been feeling very creatively drained the last week or so and find myself wanting to learn and improve any and all of my skills that are involved with Living Alchemy; cooking

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Multi-Purpose Calming Floral Tonic

This potion will leave your kitchen smelling magical. A mix of some of my favourite flowers; chamomile, rose and lavender. I first made this as something to sip on in search of some calming vibes and then quickly realised the powers of these particular ingredients would also work wonders on your skin. I love creating things that nourish in my kitchen and it doesn’t stop at just food and drink. This tonic doubles as a lovely floral toner. Perfect for spritzing or sweeping onto your skin

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Mango Salsa

Here’s a fun recipe to make when you are entertaining or want to bring something with you to a dinner party/picnic/night in with friends. It’s super easy and quick to make but I’m sure will impress! Adding fruit to dishes is something that I love to do as often as I can. Mango is a favourite of mine for adding to salads, especially when there are lots of greens involved. I thought it would bring an even fresher, sunnier vibe to your usual tomato salsa. Paired with a big

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Golden Granola with Rhubarb & Raspberry Compote

And so my love for granola continues to grow. This might be the second granola recipe on my site but I can see many, many more happening in the future.

I am so happy to have cooked my first batch of rhubarb this year! It felt pretty special; all that gorgeous colour, the smell of ginger all over my hands and some Fleetwood Mac playing very loudly in the background (obviously I was simultaneously cooking and doing my best Stevie Nicks impersonation). The sun was shining in through the open

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