Check those labels.... The coronavirus pandemic is still going strong sadly but there has been a development in the vaccine scene. In the UK the vaccines have been given the go ahead and they have been offered to several groups of people so far, including the group I fall under the health and social care … Continue reading Vaccination time, but do I go for it?
When a Manchester girl goes to Liverpool.... This week I was invited to visit The Albert Dock and experience some of the wonderful attractions and restaurants they have to offer as part of their #AllWrappedUp campaign. I have been to Liverpool lots of times but I have to admit I have not ventured onto The … Continue reading No curries, no brownies? Perfect!
The real me.... I started this blog to share information, support others and build the community we have as food allergy sufferers. However, I don't want this to be solely about the food restrictions and good food finds; its also about the person behind the allergy. Those other issues that arise with food allergies not … Continue reading frenemies-food and wellbeing
The changes.... New Covid restrictions have recenly been announced in the UK and with the new restrictions changes have had to be made which have affected all parts of our lives. One thing that hasn't changed with these new restrictions is we are still being encoraged to dine out and continue to keep the hospitality … Continue reading Dining out safely
Where has the pleasure gone.... I'd love to sit here and tell you all that every meal out recently has been a wonderful pleasure, but that would be a lie It appears the fun and excitiment of dining out has dwindled turning into stress and sadness in most places. Now don't get me wrong I … Continue reading The sadness of dining out
A fan for life.... As you probably already know I am a huge Harry Potter fan! I'm that much of a fan my entire hallway is dedicated to the films! Last year I got to visit the Harry Potter studio tour, it was amazing to look round but not the greatest to eat at if … Continue reading Hogsmeade at home
The destinantion.... With Covid-19 still hanging around and restrictions still in place; like most of us I have opted for a staycation rather than going abroad this year. And why the heck not, the UK has some beautiful desinations and attractions to discover. I have family scattered all over the UK; so theres nothing better … Continue reading A staycation whoopsie!
Finally a meal I don't have to cook.... I was kindly invited by the Hard Rock Cafe in The Printworks, Manchester. Along with my foodie travel companion Bermused Backpacker, I was invited to sample their GF menu under the new safe + sound program implemented for their re-opening. I've never eaten at the Hard Rock … Continue reading Between a Hard Rock and a burger
I'm bored.... I don't think I have ever cooked so much food for myself since the lockdown has started and I have to admit i'm really missing eating out at the moment but we have to keep plodding on and beat this virus. Home cooked food doesn't mean that we have to eat the same … Continue reading Easy meals from around the world via your supermarket!
The presumptions.... When explaining to people that I have a food allergy they automatically think one of two things happen when I eat something I shouldn't. I go into full anaphylaxis or explosive stomach problems, which for some of us this is the case. But for others our symptoms can be not what is expected … Continue reading Could your diet be affecting your sexy time?