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For Chris: the definitive guide to my pizzas

I have been taste testing wheat free pizzas and each time Chris asks me for my opinion and then desperately tries to remember what I told him so he knows which ones to look for at the supermarket. So really this is just for him but may help other people with dietary issues as well. […]

Chocolate shortbread

I LOVE shortbread. I have 2 recipes that I usually use but my mum made a chocolate version and told me to try it. Being wheat free I had to create my own recipe to get the ratios to work with wheat free flour: Ingredients: 135g Wheat free plain flour (I used Dove’s Farm) 55g […]

Birthday cake panic: Zach’s birthday 1 month today,eeeeek!

Oh dear. Chris and I have foolishly decided to mark Zach’s first birthday with not one but TWO parties. It has just occurred to me that this will necessitate TWO cakes 🙁 I am possibly the least creative person I know. Matthew and Anya frequently over estimate my skills. Here are last year’s efforts, an […]

Choc mocha cake

Choc mocha cake Ingredients 4oz soft marge 4oz caster sugar 2 eggs 4oz SR flour (I used gluten free due to my allergy to wheat) 2 tablespoons coffee granules dissolved in 3 tablespoons boiling water 1 tablespoon and 2 teaspoons cocoa Icing sugar Soft marge Method Whisk together the margarine, sugar and eggs. Add the […]