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Are you happy?

If you’re a happy human, great! Keep smiling and share your happiness with the world.

If you’re not, it’s ok.  In my experience there are a lot of unhappy people out there.  A lot of people fighting their battles in silence, trying to deal with shitty circumstances, emotional trauma and what life’s thrown at them.  A lot of people who don’t feel fulfilled in life and a lot of people who are just drifting along, existing without really living.

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Start Smiling!

Lots of people talk about “just wanting to be happy”.  I’m not going into anything deep here, I just want to mention the easiest first step towards daily happiness and something you can do anywhere, anytime.  SMILE!  Actively smiling can positively effect your mood and make you happy!

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Roasted Cauliflower and Parsnip Soup

Homemade soups make for great nutritious meals and snacks.  And by far my favourite way to make soup is by roasting the veg first!  I’ve got a few decent soup recipes that will be appearing on this site soon, first up though is this delicious roasted cauliflower and parsnip soup, garnished with fresh mint and pomegranate seeds.  Give it a go and let me know what you think.


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  • 3/4 cauliflower inc leaves
  • 3 large parsnips
  • 1 red onion
  • 6 garlic cloves
  • olive oil
  • almond milk and water for consistency
  • seasoning: black pepper, chilly salt and paprika
  • garnished with fresh mint and pomegranate seeds

Serves 6-8 people

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