Get festive with 5 delicious vegan Christmas recipes from Bo’s Kitchen

Bo Porterfield of Bo's Kitchen

Try these delicious vegan recipes this Christmas! Bo Porterfield of Bo’s Kitchen has shared some of her favourite Christmas recipes with us, including black forest crepes and healthy hot chocolate. Perfect for the festive season! Read on to discover how to make these tasty festive treats at home…   1. Vegan gingerbread crumble recipe with… Read more

Vegan cinnamon raisin plait recipe by Bo’s Kitchen

Vegan cinnamon raisin plait recipe from Bo's Kitchen

This cinnamon plait recipe created by Bo Porterfield of Bo’s Kitchen takes a couple of hours to make, but the end result is totally worth it. Share it with friends and serve with fresh coffee! Serves 8-10 Ingredients 7g dried yeast 1 tsp coconut sugar 300ml soya milk, lukewarm 450g strong white bread flour, plus… Read more

Vegan black forest crêpes recipe by Bo’s Kitchen

Vegan black forest cherry crepes

Create an indulgent Christmas breakfast with these delicious vegan black forest crêpes created by Bo Porterfield of Bo’s Kitchen. These make a healthy alternative to heavy traditional Christmas desserts too. Makes 4-5 Ingredients 1 cup plain flour 1.5 cup dairy free mylk 2 tbsp coconut sugar 1 tsp vanilla 2 tbsp oil 3 tbsp cacao powder… Read more

Learn how to do brush pen calligraphy and download our free worksheets

Brush pen calligraphy free download

If, like us, you’ve been admiring beautiful brush stroke calligraphy writing on Pinterest and Instagram then this is the project for you. Expert calligrapher Becki Clark shows us how it’s done in our handy video tutorial (below), plus we’re giving you some free worksheets to download. Becki says: “I love brush pen calligraphy because there’s… Read more

Vegan cranberry and pistachio energy bars recipe by Bo’s Kitchen

Cranberry and pistachio energy bars

These tasty cranberry and pistachio energy bars from Bo Porterfield of Bo’s Kitchen are packed with festive flavour. Bo says: “They’re so quick to prepare and compared to traditional energy bars, which in my experience tend to be dry, flavourless and tough, these are moist, sweet and incredibly moreish. “The best bit is you can… Read more

Vegan gingerbread crumble recipe with redcurrants and figs by Bo’s Kitchen

Vegan gingerbread crumble recipe

“I love simple breakfasts like this,” says Bo Porterfield of Bo’s Kitchen. “The gingerbread crumble is raw and gluten free and can be used on top of oatmeal, or rolled into bliss balls! I’m on a gingerbread flex right now.” Ingredients 1.5 cup gf oats 1/2 cup almonds 1 tbsp molasses 1 tsp ground ginger 1… Read more

Healthy vegan hot chocolate recipe from Bo’s Kitchen

This healthy hot chocolate recipe created by Bo Porterfield of Bo’s Kitchen is ideal for frosty days when you’re craving something sweet (minus the guilt). While this recipe uses almond mylk, you could easily substitute another plant-derived mylk if you want to.hh Bo says: “I’m craving all the hot drinks right now and a mug of… Read more

Netflix’s Crazy Ex Girlfriend doesn’t shy away from the reality of mental illness

Crazy Ex Girlfriend

In The Moment production editor Kate Bennett has been obsessed with Crazy Ex Girlfriend since it appeared on Netflix… Looking for a slightly mindless but entertaining show to let my mind switch off in the evenings, I was drawn in by its rom-com style title and promise of musical comedy. As the opening number began,… Read more

How to make your own Scandinavian fika mugs

Fika mugs

Materials and tools Pencil Hand-Printed Fika Mugs template  Plain white paper Scissors Masking tape or painter’s tape Plain white porcelain mugs Fine-tipped Pebeo Porcelaine 150 China paint pen in Anthracite black How to make your own hand-printed fika mugs Use a pencil to trace the backward designs from the mug template onto a sheet of… Read more

Invisible loneliness – how to break the cycle podcast with Jo Carnegie and Radio Gorgeous

Loneliness can affect people at all ages and it’s surprisingly common in our society. One in three of us are embarrassed to admit that we feel lonely and it can make us feel as though we don’t fit in. In the latest podcast from Radio Gorgeous, Jo Carnegie and Josephine Pembroke talk about the lives… Read more