I am an ex news journalist and PR professional, turned yoga teacher and vegan chef, based in Swansea, South Wales.
I specialise in vegan recipe development and food photography and am currently head cook at Swansea’s leading Urban Zen Wholefood Cafe. I also cater for specialist events including yoga retreats and small festivals and am an accomplished vegan cookery tutor.
“Helen is a massive help with ideas for cooking for a family – easy, tasty, nutritious meals. But she has also has a wealth of experience in vegan cookery for all occasions and can adapt to anything (there’s a challenge!), with food appealing to the eye and palate”, Juliet Gellatley, founder & director of vegan charity, Viva!
I am also a qualified Yoga Teacher accredited by Yoga Alliance, visit www.womankindyoga.com for more information.
Please visit the gallery to view examples of my work.
Lots of Nice Things was named one of the Top 10 Best Vegetarian Food Blogs of 2014 by Vegetarian Living Magazine.
Food photography & recipe and writing credits:
The Parsnipship (all food photography and blogging)
The Vegetarian Recipe Club, featuring one of the largest selections of tried and tested vegan recipes online.
Vegusto recipe e-newsletter
Photography & recipe credits, booklets & guides:
Viva! Catering Guide
Viva! Kids’ Cook Veggie
Viva! Healthy Veggie Kids
Vegetarian & Vegan Foundation’s Soya Story
Viva!’s Mother & Baby Guide – with Rose Elliot & Juliet Gellatley
Viva! Mini Guide to a Veggie Christmas
The Big D – Defeating Diabetes