Category Archives: Coeliac Disease

Free From Food Awards – The Winners!

Following on from my day spent as part of the team judging for the Free From Food Awards, I was invited to the awards presentation party which took place on the 17th April in the Museum of London, Docklands. I attended … Continue reading

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FreeFrom Food Awards 2012

I am delighted to report that I have been asked to join the panel of judges on the 2012 FreeFrom Food Awards  www.freefromfoodawards.co.uk which is now in it’s fifth year.  The main purpose of the FreeFrom Food Awards is to promote, … Continue reading

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Gluten Free Christmas Bakewell Tart Pies

We love mince pies in our house but they can get a bit boring sometimes. We also love Bakewell Tarts, which I’ve found out recently are really easy to make. So when I saw an idea for mince pies with a Bakewell … Continue reading

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GF Yorkshire Puddings

One of the hardest things I’ve found to cook using gluten free ingredients is Yorkshire Puddings.  I’ve tried various recipes from books and websites and never really been totally happy with the results.  However I had another go recently and I think … Continue reading

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Have a little bit of what you fancy – but not too often!

Well it’s become painfully obvious over the last few months – yes, coeliacs can eat cake, but only in moderation.  As you may have seen from previous posts, I’ve been struggling with ballooning weight since my diagnosis last year, and … Continue reading

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A weighty problem

I’ve always been lucky enough to be able to eat pretty much what I like without having to worry too much about putting on weight.  I’ve never been a fitness fanatic, but I’ve always done something like dancing, gardening, walking etc … Continue reading

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Are you missing Kellogg’s Squares?

Before I was diagnosed with coeliac disease I used to love Kellogg’s Rice Krispies Squares.  But of course, these, like all other Kellogg’s products are now strictly off-limits due to the high amount of barley malt flavouring in them. So imagine my … Continue reading

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May contain Wheat!

I was sorting through some files on my PC this morning and came across this photo and thought I really ought to share it, mainly for those who may be looking at my blog who haven’t experienced what it means to … Continue reading

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So what’s my story?

So, 2010 was the year my life really changed. In April a fairly routine trip to the doctors reveals I have something called coeliac disease. In August a similar trip for my 17-year-old daughter ends in the same diagnosis and then … Continue reading

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What's it all about?

Welcome, This is my first blog, so it may take a while to get off the ground.  Please bear with me – I hope to have some interesting stuff later. I’m Debs by the way, and you may have guessed from … Continue reading

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