Gluten-free & Dairy-free Gingerbread Pancakes

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At the weekend I found myself experimenting…and it was only 7.30am!! As regular readers will know, we have my breakfast pancakes most mornings, but I felt like a change! Instead of doing my usual recipe, I therefore created these little beauties, inspired by a recipe by Lorraine Pascale (I do …

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Gluten-free Scones: Cook Along With Me Video

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When I started making videos earlier this year I hoped to inspire many of you to don your aprons and get into the kitchen.  My ambition is to get even the most timid cook to have a go… When I was 17 I met Mr M and we started dating.  …

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A Special Offer To My Readers…

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As many of you will have read a few months ago, I was lucky enough to have experienced a weekend away at Percy’s Country House Hotel, who received Coeliac UK accreditation earlier this year.  Following that fabulous weekend I approached Tina and Tony to ask if they would put together …

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Cocoa Libre: A Competition & Review

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  A few weeks ago I was contacted by the lovely lady behind Cocoa Libre, an artisan chocolatier who makes incredible freefrom chocolates!  After trying her delicious chocolate orange bar and mint chocolate owls I, along with the whole family, was hooked and wanted to give her some exposure.    …

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Feeling the love!

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I am feeling rather happy today!  Ok, it is windy, rainy and rather dark but I have been recognised!! Yesterday I was included in Vikki Cook’s (Buttercup Bakery, Bournemouth)  blog post announcing her top five allergy friendly bloggers!!  You can read what she had to say by clicking here.  I …

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Arsenic In Gluten-Free Food…

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At last there is some acknowledgement of an issue that I have been ranting about for a long time! Today I read an article in Nature World News that finally points to the fact that coeliacs are at risk of eating too much arsenic because of the amount of rice-based …

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Five Minute Chocolate Chip Cake Recipe

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For a long time I have been meaning to experiment with microwave cakes.  Something that could be prepared and cooked in minutes to satisfy my family’s sweet cravings after dinner! Of course, in order to fulfil my usual philosophy of free-from, healthy and simple recipes, I needed to dream up …

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They Say The Funniest Things!

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One of the best things about having children has to be the things they come out with!  Pickle, being five, is the king of funny sayings.  I think he partly says things to make you laugh (being a big fan of entertaining), but often what he says just happens to …

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