Bake talk

Baking without: not what it seems?

Baking without: not what it seems?

Last night, for the first time in my [social media] life, somebody attacked me on Twitter, accusing me of fuelling both clean eating and orthorexia. This came off the back of a post I made a few minutes earlier celebrating the fact that after months […]

Feed bellies not bins: tips and tricks for reducing food waste

Feed bellies not bins: tips and tricks for reducing food waste

On Friday I was back in the chat room on Helen Blaby’s Radio Northampton lunchtime show.  This time my discussion topic was food hacks – those little tips and tricks that we use to save ourselves time and money in the kitchen and, more importantly, […]

RECIPE: Gluten-free banana caramel cake

RECIPE: Gluten-free banana caramel cake

Yesterday it was horribly cold and wet outside: most definitely a day for closing the door, lighting the fire and nestling up to the AGA. I, unfortunately, had to go out.  So when I came home I felt entirely justified in indulging in a spot […]

Please feed the coeliacs (but serve fruit salad at your peril!)

Please feed the coeliacs (but serve fruit salad at your peril!)

Eating out when you have coeliac disease is a little like the proverbial curate’s egg – good in parts. I’ve had some really great dining experiences and some I’d not care to repeat.  I’ve experienced everything from being spoiled for choice to ‘it’s that or […]