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
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?
The virus.... As i'm guessing everyone is aware of the Coronavirus has swept through our world like wild fire, The world is at a stand still, But what does a global pandemic do for those of us with food allergies? It restricts us more than we could ever think off, and that can be a … Continue reading Allergies .v. Coronavirus
Am I wrong? Or just a moaner.... I would like to think I am like most folk out in this wild world that we live, in that when I am out shopping or meeting with friends we can go to our local coffee shop have a drink and a quick bite to eat Well I … Continue reading The tale of the coffee shops and the disappearing food
It's called fashion darling.... Trends come and go throughout the world from cars to fashion to baby names and everything in between, including food trends. It seems that your not in fashion unless your following the "in" diet for the season. So far I've been witnessed to many including The Adkins diet, Paleo, vegetarianism, The … Continue reading Gluten free is not a fashion statement!
YouTube ahoy!That's right guys we've gone and got ourselves a YouTube channel! I was sat looking through social media and I noticed a lot of the food post, blog, vlogs and recipes that them famous folk put out are not always suitable for those with food allergies So we're about to change that by adapting … Continue reading We’ve got a YouTube channel!
Plastic fantastic, or is it? For many years now, we the world inhabitants, have been told to change our attitudes regarding the environment. We need to be more caring, more thoughtful and less wasteful All of which is true, especially regarding us being wasteful. Each year the average UK household bins about 40kg of plastic … Continue reading The sustainable coeliac
I LOVE CHRISTMAS! Christmas is a time for celebrating, receiving and giving of gifts, love and food Lots and lots of food! With new foods, parties and sharing meals with family and friends can come with issues for food allergy sufferers. You see all the shops advertising their holiday specials just for the season, christmas … Continue reading That Christmas anxiety spirit
So as you are aware I have been contacting a few sites and companies about their products and I have a few updates for you all. A Cupdate.... Last month I contacted a few companies who are selling wheat fiber cups and kitchen storage. Wheat fiber as in its name you would expect to have … Continue reading Lost and found(ish)?