Welcome to my blog Healthy Living James. I am a fully qualified Health Coach who has a passion for healthy living mainly focusing on quick, healthy and easy recipes that will transform the way you think about food.
I specialise in creatingrecipesthat are completely free from gluten, wheat, dairy, eggs and refined sugar. Most of the recipes I create are plant-based/vegan but almost all can be adapted to add fish or meat if you wish.
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I suddenly fell very ill 9 years ago which left me bed bound for 2 years and house bound for the next 4 years. I decided to open my blog in 2016 to share my recovery journey and passion for healthy living. I would love for you to read my full story as it might just help you or someone you know!
Homemade Sweet Potato Gnocchi-Introducing this simple 2 ingredient Homemade Sweet Potato Gnocchi. Yes... you can make your own gnocchi at home with just 2 ingredients you'll most likely have in the cupboards. And it's gluten-free, vegan and simple to make. What's more to love?! You can also freeze this for another day (more instructions on that in the blog below). HERE’S WHAT YOU’RE GOING TO LOVE ABOUT THIS SWEET POTATO GNOCCHI: Easy 2 ingredients Tasty! Freeze for another day Vegan & Gluten-Free Using these 2 ingredients you'll probably have in the cupboard! Don't let the time in this recipe mislead you. Most of… ... Read More
Homemade Sweet Potato Gnocchi-Introducing this simple 2 ingredient Homemade Sweet Potato Gnocchi. Yes... you can make your own gnocchi at home with just 2 ingredients you'll most likely have in the cupboards. And it's gluten-free, vegan and simple to make. What's more to love?! You can also freeze this for another day (more… ... Read More
10 Child Friendly Baking Recipes-10 Child Friendly Baking Recipes Hey guys, So I don't personally have kids but I can imagine how tough it is right now to entertain them. Baking is definitely a great way of doing that. Getting them involved in the whole process helps them learn + keeps them entertained. And… ... Read More
Apricot & Chickpea Tagine-Introducing this delicious one-pot Apricot & Chickpea Tagine. Totally rammed packed full of flavour using store cupboard ingredients. I have teamed up with Crazy Jack using 2 of their organic products to create this tasty Tagine (This is a sponsored recipe) It's super comforting, incredibly easy to make, ready in 20 minutes… ... Read More
15 Store Cupboard Recipes-15 Store Cupboard Recipes So with the current situation, most of us are currently in isolation or social distancing. I thought I would compile 15 easy Gluten-Free & Vegan breakfasts, lunches, dinners and dessert recipes that you can easily recreate at home. With mainly store cupboard ingredients and a few fresh… ... Read More
Easy Gluten-Free Vegan Pizza Base-Introducing this super easy to make gluten-free & vegan pizza base! This honestly couldn't be an easier gluten-free homemade pizza base to make. It's a recipe I usually make once a week and is totally our go to quick pizza base recipe. Zero faffing, no kneading and it's ready for… ... Read More
Simple Homemade Pizza Sauce-Introducing this incredibly Simple Homemade Pizza Sauce. The flavour this pizza base sauce packs is insane. You have to try it! Best of all it's ready in just 10 minutes using 5 ingredients you'll likely already have in the cupboard. And of-course it's gluten-free, vegan and refined sugar free. You… ... Read More
Creamy Vegan Pepper Pasta-Get your forks into this comforting Creamy Vegan Pepper Pasta. I love this vegan and gluten-free recipe because it's super easy yet satisfyingly deep in flavour. And because it's packed with peppers, it's a great way to get veggies into your little ones... without them even noticing. If you don’t… ... Read More
Peanut & Sweet Potato Stew-Get ready for a seriously tasty, family-friendly, one-pot wonder: Peanut & Sweet Potato Stew. The best thing about this vegan and gluten-free recipe is its comforting and nutty flavours. And the second best thing? The price: at approximately £5, this dinnertime go-to costs around £1 per person. Who knew… ... Read More
Banana Bread Pancakes-These Banana Bread Pancakes are a straight 10/10. I have created these for Pancake Day 2020 BUT you can recreate and enjoy these at anytime! They're light, fluffy and totally delicious but still gluten-free, vegan and refined sugar free. When making gluten-free pancakes without using egg they can become quite… ... Read More
Banana Bread & Butter Pudding-This comforting Banana Bread & Butter Pudding is a total winner. Because it's free-from, this crowd-pleasing dessert is gluten-free, vegan and refined sugar-free, and uses just 6 simple ingredients. I have teamed up with Love Food Hate Waste to help you reduce food waste with their #flungtogetherfood campaign (This is a sponsored… ... Read More