"It all begins and ends in your mind. What you give power to, has power over you" I first mentioned my mental health experiences back in my Mental Health Awareness Week post in May and I felt it was time appropriate to write another post - not only to link in with Channel 5's Me & … Continue reading Me & My ….. Mental Health
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!
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
At the risk of some Bake off backlash, I was actually a bit underwhelmed by batter week, so the return of pastry week was welcomed with open arms! I've been waiting to make a gluten free bakewell tart since I was diagnosed, so of course this week was the perfect opportunity to test out some … Continue reading GF Bake Off: Bakewell Tart
Phew, just made it in time this week before the next episode of GBBO tomorrow! Next week's bake for pastry week is already all planned, but I have to say it took me a little while to decide what to make this week. I've gone slightly against the theme criteria this week, and instead of … Continue reading GF Bake Off: Strawberry Iced Buns
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
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