Leaving Big

By Leaving Big | Leaving Big is a story about change. We share delicious vegan recipes and our journey of building a tiny house.

Creamy Beet Soup

Nothing much has happened since New Year. Today was a cold day and to warm up I made this easy creamy beetroot soup with ginger and cayenne.<br>We are …

Recipes

Apple Crumble Tart

We finally have an oven! I was hoping to get it in November so I could prepare and post a lot of recipes before holidays, but things didn't go as …

Baking

Is Two Better Than One?

It's been a long time since we posted anything here. Our tiny house project has been moving forward very slowly and one of the reasons for that is …

Tiny House Movement

Vegan Bounty

It's been a while since I posted a new recipe because lately I have been so unmotivated. So here is easy and delicious bounty bar recipe. It was born …

Recipes

Granola Bars

Delicious and easy to make - no baking required. These will be good for kids lunch boxes, or as a hiking or traveling snack. Filled with natural …

Porcini and Chanterelle Risotto

• 250 g arborio rice<br>• 250 g chanterelles<br>• 35 g dried porcini<br>• ½ vegetable bouillon cube<br>• 2 stems of fresh thyme<br>• 1 medium onion<br>• 3 cloves of garlic<br>• 3 big tbsp of …

Chocolate Truffles

<b>Ingredients</b><p>20 fresh pited dates<br>• ½ tsp vanilla extract<br>• 3 tbsp cacao powder<br>• 2 tbsp crunchy peanut butter<br>• Pinch of pink himalayan salt<br>• 100g dark chocolate …

The Tiny House Project

As far as we know we are the first ones to try something like this in Latvia. There are definitely no companies here that specialise in building tiny …

Tiny House Movement

Architecture

We've been collecting architecture and interior design related articles in a flipboard magazine since 2014. Back then we were just dreaming and …

Self-sufficiency

Saules Vedības

We wanted to end the day with a concert and there really was only one band we could think of that would fit the occasion.<p>Iļģi are the most …

World Music

Blizzard Hike

Leaving Big is a story about change. We share delicious vegan recipes and our journey of building a tiny house.

Blizzard

Vegan Pancakes

<b>Ingredients</b><p>180g flour<br>• 40g brown sugar or coconut sugar<br>• 1 tsp vanilla paste or extract<br>• 2 tbsp ground flax seeds<br>• 1½ tsp baking powder<br>• pinch of salt<br>• 350g …

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Almond Butter

Roasted almond butter is highly addictive. We usually don't stop eating it until it's completely gone. And then we make some more.<p><b>Ingredients</b><p>400g …

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Raw Vegan Cheesecake

This is a very easy recipe. The cake is refreshing and creamy with delicious nutty crust.<p>The downside of this cake is that it has to be refrigerated …

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Banana Muffins

<b>Ingredients</b><p>4 medium ripe spotty bananas (5 if they're smaller)<br>• 70g melted vegan butter<br>• 80g coconut sugar<br>• 1 flax egg (add 3 tbsp water to 1 tbsp of …

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Fresh Vegan Pasta

Ingredients<p><b>Orange carrot pasta</b><p>300g semolina flour<br>• 70g carrot<br>• 20g olive oil<br>• 60g water<br>• Pinch of salt<p><b>Green spinach pasta</b><p>300g semolina flour<br>• 90g spinach<br>• 20g …

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Pineapple Curry

We love indian food. There aren't many places that offer vegan options in Latvia, but in indian restaurants we're always covered. They offer plenty …

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