Author: Maya Pillay

Haphazard Hedonists – In which we create a podcast

Hello! Welcome to 2019, the year technology is more of a thing and in keeping up with the times, Miss Ebs and I have created a podcast. We plan to discuss all manner of things from dating to Middle Eastern Politics, but in our inaugural episode we shall begin with the fine old topic of New Years Resolutions (and why we think a lot of it’s is bull shit!) Enjoy, Please feel free to send in any questions too: haphazardhedonists@gmail.com Happy New Year, Maya & Ebs xx Podcast: Play in new window |...

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Dark Chocolate and Almond Butter Cookies

Okay, so I think I may be slightly addicted to Pret’s new-ish (VEGAN) dark chocolate and almond butter cookie. Let me tell you a very sad story: during my last show Pret temporarily discontinued the chocolatey goodness, I searched high and low in ALL of the Pret’s in the vicinity of my theatre. Alas…there were none to be found. I’d like to suggest that this sudden disappearance, something so good taken away from me with no prior warning, has seriously added to my trust issues. It was at this point I decided I could not rely on the cookie...

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Vegan Banana Bread

Banana Bread For someone who will refuse to eat a Banana as is (insert all the jokes), I sure do use them in a lot of my recipes and this peanut butter banana bread is one of my favourites. It’s SO easy, I often bake it on a Sunday eve and it will keep all week for me to slowly make my way through. I pop slices in my bag to nibble on between rehearsals, jobs, after the gym and am always grateful for this delicious pick me up and it’s totally vegan. Ingredients: 100g coconut oil (melted) 100g...

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Duck and Waffle

High up in the clouds of London sits a foodie hotspot for which you have to book at least a month in advance to be in with a chance of getting a table. It’s been on my list for a while (Duck and Waffle was SO 2 years ago Maya), so when Lauren managed to get us a booking, I was more than keen. We arrived EARLY on a Saturday morning (before 9am on a weekend, if you please), to be shot up to the 40th floor of the Heron Tower in a glass lift. This is NOT for...

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