Think you’re a Coeliac? You may very well be!

I get asked all the time how I found out I’m coeliac and what my symptoms were leading up to my diagnosis, and usually those questions are swiftly followed by a sigh and ‘I think I might have it too y’know… what do you think?’ Well it’s possible! I tell them. Because it is. We…

Ah for f**k sake!!

There’s nothing more disconcerting than coming across a news story like the one above, especially after you’ve just consumed the very product they’re on about. Read the article here! It’s just so DISAPPOINTING!!! These are the only crisps available where I work that I can eat, so I’ve been munching them on a regular basis…

Easy flourless Gluten-Free pancakes in five minutes!

I’m super lazy when it comes to making things from scratch – if it takes longer than 20 mins I couldn’t be bothered! Plus, when I get hungry, I want food NOW! That’s why I love these pancakes. My friend shared this recipe with me yonks ago and I think they are a must-have for…

TOP FIVE coeliac survival tips for gluten-free newbies!

 DON’T ask if it’s gluten-free, ask if it’s COELIAC FRIENDLY. That has the waiter/cook bouncing backwards. Suddenly you’re not a fussy customer on a fad diet, but a customer with serious dietary needs. They get a bit scared, lawsuits come to mind… If I tell them it’s gluten-free and they get sick, will I get fined/taken…

Off to the market…

This makes me very happy. Saturdays in general make me happy but going to the local Artisan market where I can gorge on salted caramel, gluten-free cupcakes makes me veeeeery happy! The above wonderful lady who bakes these creations is herself a coeliac, and so I can stuff my face with gleeful abandon and not…

‘Coeliac Police’ strikes again

I’ve been diagnosed as a coeliac for nigh on 5 years now and I can say with confidence that I’ve a pretty good handle on it. That is until other folk (or should I say non-coeliacs) who don’t have an understanding of it come along and undermine and undo all my hard work. ARGH!!! Managing this condition is…