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!
What to choose.... When it comes to food shopping there is many retailers and food providers out there but do you shop big or small? Both have good and bad points, do you shop just one or both? The big ones.... More than likely everyone has shopped in one of the bigger retail shops, like … Continue reading Big .v. Small
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!
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