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National Vegetarian Week 15th-21st May

Hurrah! I am vegetarian! Now something you may not know is the reason for my vegetarianism. I may be about to make myself deeply unpopular. I am vegetarian because I don’t like animals. There, I’ve said it. Most people look at me oddly when I say that and one ex even said that I should […]

Step away from the wheat! Things I miss since becoming wheat free

I stopped eating wheat in 2001 after being diagnosed with a wheat allergy. On the day of my diagnosis I had eaten toast for breakfast, pasta for lunch and pizza for tea. My life changed forever and here are a few things I miss: eating huge bowls of pasta. Now I’m eating pasta costing at […]

Lemon drizzle layer cake

I usually make a lemon drizzle tray bake but had some lemon curd to use up so tweaked the recipe to make a layer cake instead Ingredients Cake: 225g soft margarine (I used Stork) 225g caster sugar 225g SR flour (I used Sainsbury’s Free From SR flour) 1 tsp baking powder 4 eggs 6tbsp milk […]

Sainsbury’s Free From Pecan Tarts

I am not a nutty person (I can hear my sister spluttering over that 😉 and Chris also sniggered) By which I mean I don’t really eat many nuts so I admit to being a little dubious about trying these. My uncle and aunt bought these for Zach’s birthday party and they are delicious, I […]

Pride comes before a fall (not so happy Easter Monday 17th April)

This is not the post I wanted or planned to be writing. I was all excited and planned to do some celebratory gloating. But I can’t 🙁 You see, I was going to write and film me enjoying Aldi‘s Chocies Easter egg. I have not eaten Smarties in years because they have wheat in them […]