Leaning a little more to the adult sweet tooth is this raisin and pistachio fridge cake. With added crunch and colour, topped with the goodness of goji berries, this sophisticated snack is great for sharing. INGREDIENTS 150g Seedless raisins 85g Pistachios 375g Chocolate (I mixed milk and dark, approx 2 and a half bars 30g Butter 1 tablespoon golden syrup 150g Gluten free digestive or rich tea biscuits (crushed) Handful…

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GLUTEN FREE

GLUTEN FREE BROWNIES

It is difficult to resist a homemade chocolate brownie. This recipe has to be one of my quickest and easiest to date (maybe with the exception of my family fruit cake recipe, see recipe here!). These have come out perfect every time I have done them – gooey and soft with an amazing flavour. They are not too rich or dense like many gluten free brownies, but are very light and…

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GLUTEN FREE

MY GLUTEN FREE STORY

People often ask me… how did you know you were gluten free? What happens if you eat gluten? What is Coeliac Disease? What can you eat? What can’t you eat? How long have you been like this? And the list goes on! I thought to honour Coeliac Awareness Week and answer a few of these questions, I would write a post on my gluten free story. I want to stress…

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GLUTEN FREE

GLUTEN FREE SAUSAGE ROLLS

Ever wondered how to make the perfect gluten free sausage roll? Thin pastry, crispy on the outside, filled with high quality, flavoursome meat that then doesn’t crumble into a million pieces when you bite into it!? Well now you can. I was SO HAPPY when I found Silly Yak, a brand that makes ready to roll gluten free pastry for both sweet and savoury treats. Now I was apprehensive when…

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HEALTH & NUTRITION

3 STAPLE SMOOTHIES

Smoothies are a fantastic way of sneaking in your five a day, as well as masking fruits and veg that you may not particularly like in the first place. I also love adding additional supplements and superfoods into my smoothies to boost the benefits. The best thing about smoothies and juices is that while they are super easy to make, you can also amend the ingredients and quantities to suit…

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