Happy Christmas!

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I wanted to take this opportunity to wish all my amazing readers a very happy Christmas and fabulous 2015.  I have been blown away by all your support over this year since moving my website onto WordPress.  It has been a huge learning curve, not only designing my own website …

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A Busy Week & Some Homemade Edible Gifts


With the smell of yet another batch of my orange and cardamom star biscuits and orange and cardamom pastry mince pies wafting through the house I finally sit down to write! This week has been hectic.  Those of you on social media yesterday would have seen (and empathized – thanks) …

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Introducing The Zero Gluten Baker…


“Hello Zero Gluten Baker, how are you today?” “I am very well thanks!  I have been very busy in The Free From Fairy’s kitchen creating some lovely treats including a seeded loaf, seeded rolls, chocolate twist bread and lemon stollen.” OK, that is enough.  I have had a tough morning …

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Orange & Cardamom Stained Glass Window Biscuits


OK so some kind of unfunny joke is being played out in this household. As you will know if you have read my other posts this week, Pickle has been off school poorly, having only been off with the same thing about 2 weeks previously. Today Roo is off school …

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Allergen Labelling December 2014

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This week I was contacted by an agency working with the Food Standards Agency who are developing a campaign to raise awareness and understanding of the different allergens that can be present in the food we consume. As most of you will be aware this Saturday new allergen labelling legislation …

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The Best Hot Chocolate…That Happens To Be Dairy-free!


Today is Pickle’s daytime nativity performace where he is one of the narrators.  Obviously there is a lot of excitement in the house but just one problem. Guess what?  Yup…he is ill!  And having been up several times in the night I am not feeling too hot either! So Ice …

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Christmas Shortbread Rolls With Cardamom, Chocolate & Mincemeat


Ok, I have teased a lot of you with photos of my new Christmas invention but haven’t had time to share the recipe.  After getting some great feedback from my lovely craft group I thought I had better get on and get this posted! I am busy sorting out the …

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Win A Gluten-free, Wheat-free Christmas Hamper!

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Oooo, you lucky readers!  I have a wonderful hamper to give away full of delicious Baked to Taste goodies.  If you haven’t come across this company before then you are seriously missing out!  They produce delicious products from pies and sausage rolls to cakes and bread.  Although I haven’t tried …

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