Bake Off Showstopper Challenge!

The final of GBBO is almost upon us - Wednesday nights will never be the same!! If you've been following me on twitter (@thegfredhead) , you may have seen that I've been taking part in the Delicious Alchemy Gluten Free Magic Bake Off for budding bakers to whip up some yummy gluten free bakes which … Continue reading Bake Off Showstopper Challenge!


Gluten Free Product Round Up

With all the excitement over the Great British Bake Off, the blog has filling up with some yummy gluten free recipes, so I thought I'd take some time out and dedicate a blog post to some of my favourite gluten free products so far. It's been seven months since my diagnosis, and I've found there are a few staple … Continue reading Gluten Free Product Round Up

GF Bake Off: Apricot & Almond Plait

Ahh Bread Week. As a coeliac, watching GBBO this week was slight .... torture. Oh to be able to have a "normal" piece of bread again which isn't full of holes, doesn't fall apart, and doesn't cost twice as much yet come in slices half the size. I did particularly chuckle at the lines of … Continue reading GF Bake Off: Apricot & Almond Plait


GF Bake Off: Viennese Whirls

So I only went and won last week's Gluten Free Magic Bake Off with Delicious Alchemy didn't I?! So surprised, but very happy to have been picked to receive a gluten free hamper of products - Thank you D.A! Take a look here for the Blueberry and Raspberry Drizzle Cake recipe and send me some … Continue reading GF Bake Off: Viennese Whirls


GF Bake Off: Raspberry & Blueberry Drizzle Cake

Bake off is back!! To coincide with the annual BBC Great British Bake off, Delicious Alchemy run their own Gluten Free Magic Bake Off competition to encourage all those budding bakers in the coeliac community to showcase their culinary baking skills. The competition runs via their social media pages, and there's a weekly winner for … Continue reading GF Bake Off: Raspberry & Blueberry Drizzle Cake


Grieving for Gluten

I miss gluten. Yes, it was making me feel unwell, but when you know you can't have something, you just automatically want it more! It's been 5 weeks since I went cold turkey and said goodbye to gluten for good, and I am 100% grieving for gluten. You might laugh at that, but think about … Continue reading Grieving for Gluten