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The well-fed student: Super scrambles

3 years ago / 35 comments

Lots of people don’t see breakfast as a proper meal, but it is just as important as the others, and it’s good to try to get a balanced combination of carbs, protein, and fruit/veg into every single meal. A portion of protein at breakfast time will satiate you and keep … Read More

The well fed student: Easy Easter chocolate nests

3 years ago / 0 comments

Here is a really simple, slightly healthier take on a recipe for chocolate rice crispy cakes! You can get puffed rice without additives from world food shops – Abu Bakar sells plain puffed rice – and health food shops sell lots of different puffed grains as well as rice, so … Read More

The well-fed student: Lunar New Year veggie ‘duck’ jackfruit recipe 

3 years ago / 0 comments

My pescatarian housemate has been craving duck pancakes, so when we heard about jackfruit – a fruit that is native to Southern China and Southeast Asia which has the consistency of pulled pork or crispy duck when baked – we had to give it ago. We decided to use a … Read More

The well fed student: Brain-fuel breakfast – overnight oats

3 years ago / 1 comments

It’s that horrible time of year when you’re constantly in the library, or feeling guilty for not being in the library, and you can’t be bothered make anything for your meals that takes any effort at all unless it’s a way of procrastinating from doing ALL THAT WORK. This week … Read More

The well-fed student: Party peanut butter cups

3 years ago / 0 comments

Vegan friendly & gluten free. Makes 10 It’s the Christmas party season, and these delicious and simple chocolate peanut butter cups are a lovely, fun-size snack to offer to your friends and family instead of the usual variety chocolate boxes that are full of additives and refined sugar. Cocoa contains … Read More

Christmas cupcakes with snow meringue icing

3 years ago / 0 comments

  Lighter than a proper Christmas cake, but just as fruity and alcohol-sodden. Don’t be put off by the amount of ingredients, you can always swap the nuts or dried fruit for others you prefer – cherries, dates, and almonds all work well in this recipe. Ingredients (for 12-15 cakes) … Read More

Gluten-free mince pies

3 years ago / 0 comments

These tasty festive treats are made using simple and affordable ingredients. They are gluten free (to help avoid that Christmas bloat), and the only sweetener used is honey, which is much more nutrient-dense than refined sugar. You will need: A muffin/bun tray with 12 holes Cling film Pastry Ingredients (for … Read More

The well-fed student: A cold-busting, skin-boosting recipe

3 years ago / 0 comments

It’s getting chilly here in Leeds, and the workload is getting out of hand. This warming curry is not only rich in vitamins to keep away colds and stress-induced breakouts, it’s also delicious, and cheap and simple to make. The leftovers freeze really well, so you’ll have a healthy, homemade … Read More

Winter soup recipe

3 years ago / 0 comments

Ingredients: 3 tbsp oil 1 medium onion, peeled and finely chopped 2 rashers of smoked streaky bacon, chopped into small pieces 1 medium potato, peeled and diced 2 garlic cloves, chopped 2 carrots, peeled and finely chopped 2 celery sticks, chopped 2pt/1.2L of boiling water, with two vegetable stock cubes … Read More

Homemade Pumpkin Spiced Latte Recipe

3 years ago / 0 comments

The pumpkin spiced latte is a fad of the 21st century, commercialised by the Starbucks franchise that grasped on to the recipe, which for the past few years has been brought back due to popular demand. Many regard the drink as a taste of Autumn in a cup, with the … Read More