In this awkward time between Christmas and New Year I think it’s always nice to reflect back on the last few days and try and make some sense of it all… This is the first Christmas in 4 years Kerry and I have been ‘at home’ for and, now, looking back at Christmas Eve, Christmas… Continue reading Moments Make Memories
Not only is today New Years Eve, it is also the last day of my Mexican Inspired Christmas mini series and I thought it would be quite fitting to round things off with a little tipple. Most people associate Sangria with Spain, but did you know the Mexicans have their own take on this rich,… Continue reading My Mexican Inspired Christmas! Day 5 Hot Spiced Sangria
Christmas in our house wouldn’t be Christmas without Chilli sin Carne and, quite frankly this Mexican Inspired Christmas mini series wouldn’t be complete without it. If you follow Without_Cruelty on Instagram you will already be aware that I am a border line chilli addict, so it stands to reason that I have previously posted a recipe… Continue reading My Mexican Inspired Christmas! Day 4 Chilli sin Carne
It’s day 3 of my Mexican Inspired Christmas mini series, I hope everyone is enjoying it so far (I am, but boy! It’s making me fat! JK, JK, everybody!!) But just in case anyone is starting to feel the bloat after all that christmas… cheer, today’s ‘masterclass’ is a salad. A Mexican style tostada to… Continue reading My Mexican Inspired Christmas! Day 3 Vegan Tostadas
As the days to 2017 count down, the festive fun continues here in Spain and Kerry and I are still enjoying our Mexican theme! Last night we made spicy, veggie fajitas and I just love how versatile and creative you can be with Mexican food. I used veggie friendly sausages as the protein, added a few… Continue reading My Mexican Inspired Christmas! Day 2 Vegan Fajitas
My Mexican Inspired Christmas continued last night with delicious, vegetable quesadillas aaand as they were so easy, quick and incredibly versatile I thought I would share the recipe with you all. This lead me to thinking that maybe I should share all of my ‘Mexican Christmas’ recipes, so I will be writing a post a… Continue reading My Mexican Inspired Christmas! Day 1 Vegan Quesadillas
Christmas is often portrayed as a cold, snowy, cosy time of year. For most it conjures images of happy families snuggled around a log fire, a snowman wrapped in a plaid scarf standing guard on the front lawn and glasses of spicy, mulled wine served with warmed, fragrant mince pies. Aaww, I can see it now…… Continue reading ¡Feliz Navidad!