Posts Tagged ‘recipes’

The Fresh and Live Mamas Easy-Make Kitchen Series

June 25, 2009

 The Little Guru, also known as Victoria Leith, has launched The Fresh & Live Mamas Easy-Make Kitchen series on YouTube. The series currently has three recipes; Almond Milk, Chocolate Almond Smoothie and Cashew Nut Cream, all demonstrated by Vicky herself. Watch out for Detox Your World products in a starring role!

Superfoods and Spiritual Nutrition workshop

April 17, 2009

Nutritional therapist and master herbalist Chrissy Gray is running a Superfoods & Spiritual Nutrition workshop on 26th April in Great Abington, Cambridge. The workshop will uncover the power of superfoods, demonstrate how to make tasty recipes and show how superfoods can help clean our energy system & raise our vibrations. For more details, contact Chrissy on 01223 476730 or visit www.natureworking.co.uk

Raw High Tea

April 16, 2009

Claire van den Heuvel recently held a raw High Tea at her home in Haarlem, Netherlands. The tea, which was called  ‘That’s the Spirit’, took place on 21st March and all the food served was based on recipes from Evie’s Kitchen:

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Claire and her friend Novy:

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Claire’s friend Jelske also had a crystal wish tree where her friends wrote their wishes on white paper & tied them to the branches:

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The Healthy Lunchbox

March 19, 2009

healthylunchboxIf you have ever wondered what to put in your child’s lunchbox, or worried that the containers filled with nutritious treats would come back untouched, then Shannon Leone’s new ebook is definitely for you. Shannon is a mum dedicated to giving children the best start possible in life. After months of writing and playing in the kitchen she’s finally put together her greatest compilation ever of tried and true recipes which she insists “your kids will LOVE”, The Healthy Lunchbox: Nutritious Meals Your Kids Won’t Trade for a Lollipop.

“Wouldn’t it be great if you could pack a tasty, nutritious lunch in just a few minutes each day? And how good would you feel if the containers came home EMPTY every time because you knew your kids actually enjoyed their meal! You wouldn’t have to worry about another cafeteria french fry, because your kids actually prefer your nutritious meals! That is precisely what we’d like to see happen once you put The Healthy Lunchbox to good use in your kitchen.” – Shannon Leone

In The Healthy Lunchbox, you’ll learn:

 – How to make a nutritious lunch that your kids will enjoy, their friends will envy, and you’ll be proud to serve.
–  Shannon’s proven techniques for talking to kids about food and nutrition-in a way that engages them instead of ’turning them off’.
 – A cool way to demonstrate your child’s “body intelligence” that will fascinate people of all ages.
 – What neophobia is and why our kids have it.
 – Fun and stress-free ways to introduce new foods to your kids.
 – Shannon’s five tips for packing healthy lunches your kids will love to eat
 – How to get your kids involved in making their own (healthy) decisions about food.
 – Tips for working around no-nut policies in your children’s school.
 – Ways to encourage your kids to refuse unhealthy food offered by others.
 – What a “treat” really is and how to use it to your best advantage.

The Healthy Lunchbox is priced at $29.95 (£20.55) however Shannon is offering a launch price of $24.95 (£17.13) – order your copy now!

Hugh butters us up

March 18, 2009

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Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall has been singing the praises of our white almond butter in his weekly food column in The Guardian! Check out his recipe for almond butter smoothie here.

Food Glorious Food

November 12, 2008

Food Glorious Food

Food Glorious Food

Leading nutritional expert Patrick Holford & nutritional therapist and cookery consultant Fiona McDonald Joyce have released their new book Food Glorious Food. The book is full of delicious low GL (glycemic load) recipes as well as advice on how to introduce superfoods into your diet and guidance on how to follow a low GL diet for optimum energy, weight control and freedom from disease.  And as our raw cacao is used in a raw chocolate and goji berry granola recipe developed by Fiona, the book also lists Detox Your World as the best place to get your raw cacao powder and other superfoods! Food Glorious Food is available now… 

 

Rave reviews

November 6, 2008
Detox Your World by Shazzie

Detox Your World by Shazzie

Were you inspired to go raw after reading Detox Your World? Did you discover raw chocolate after delving through the pages of Naked Chocolate? Or maybe you tried some new raw recipes thanks to Raw Magic by Kate Magic Wood? If so, we would love for you to review these books for us on Amazon. There are currently only a few reviews for each of these best-selling books on the Amazon website and we want everyone thinking of buying them to know just how fantastic they are – and how life-altering! So if you were inspired, moved and motivated by any of these amazing books, please head over to Amazon and add your thoughts to the review section.

Happy World Vegan Day!

October 31, 2008
World Vegan Day

World Vegan Day

November 1st is World Vegan Day and the start of World Vegan Month, organised by the Vegan Society. Their theme this year is improving the quality & availability of vegan food and the Vegan Society is approaching large chain restaurants in a bid to get a better range of vegan options on the menu. Join the campaign by asking your local restaurant to add more good-quality vegan meals to their menu – and whilst you’re at it, take a recipe or two from Shazzie’s Raw Britannia ebook (available to download for free here) and ask them to add some raw meals to their menu too!

West Midlands Vegan Festival

October 31, 2008

The West Midlands Vegan Festival takes place on Saturday 1st November at Wulfrun Hall, Wolves Civic, North St, Wolverhampton from 11am to 5pm. Entry is £1 with under 16’s free. The festival has over 40 stalls, vegan food, speakers, films, cookery demos, free food samples, nutritional advice & recipes.

The stalls will be selling ethical clothing & footwear, cruelty-free cosmetics & toiletries, vegan crème eggs, vegan phish & chips & eco products. There will also be 2 separate rooms, each with a full programme of cookery demos & talks, covering a range of issues from going vegan, vegan for the planet, vegan nutrition, raw foods and vegan campaigning.

RawforLife Saturday Social

October 27, 2008

A new kind of raw event! Bring the sunshine back in to your life with the RawforLife Saturday Social. It takes place on 8th November in Reading & is £25.00. Try 12 delicious raw food dishes (and take home raw food recipes) in the company of like-minded people.   See www.rawforlife.co.uk for details.