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A Beginners Guide to Eating Plant-Based

So you want to go plant based? At first it can feel a bit overwhelming. Years (or even a lifetime) of eating a certain way, food routines and habits, it can be a bit stressful to try and shake it up.  Eating plant-based is so rewarding, and healthy. Plus there is no better time to make the switch.  With the climate emergency, eating a plant-based diet can be one of the easiest ways you can contribute to a more sustainable future. Plant-based options are often cheaper, and it is something you can easily control. There are also ethical implications with eating animal products, especially from intensive animal agriculture feedlots where the animals live in absolutely horrific conditions until they are slaughtered.  There...

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5 Healthy Breakfast Ideas for Busy Mornings

Making breakfast during the week can sometimes be a daunting task. If you snooze your alarm and sleep in, it can make having a delicious breakfast even more challenging. So what can you do? Here are our 5 top picks for a healthy breakfast to kickstart your busy day!

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3 Ideas For A Vegan BBQ

Eating vegan at a BBQ this summer doesn't need to be daunting. You can spice up your BBQ this summer season with some of our plant based suggestions.  1. Portobello Mushrooms  Before all the new and delicious vegan meat options became available, portobelllos were the OG meat replacement.  Simply grill as is, or glaze in balsamic and herbs for a delicious and wholesome vegan barbecue option.   2. Skewers  DIY your own skewers with combos of your favourite veggies, and tofu or tempeh. Some of our favourite options are capsicum, cherry tomatoes, pineapple, zucchini, onion and mushroom.  Glaze with balsamic, or make your own satay or sweet chilli sauce to dip into.  3. Vegan Steak  Who said vegans can't enjoy steak too!...

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Guide To Freezing Your Herbidoor Meals

While it is possible to freeze any of your Herbi meals, just incase you won't eat them in time, there are some that definitely freeze better than others.  We have created this short guide to help you choose which meals are the best ones to freeze.  Based on feedback and testing, we have discovered that the following meals defrost quite well:  Sunday Roast (although the gravy can go a bit jelly like) Buttered Chickpea Thai Green Curry  Tikka Masala  Paneer Masala  Ayurvedic Cleansing Kitchari If there are ones that you should avoid freezing, our pics would be these:  Stroganoff and Roasted Gems, the TVP strips can go a bit chewy Breakfast Enchiladas, the bread in the enchilada wrap will go...

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