After eating without thinking for four decades, suddenly the word Coeliac entered my life, which in turn brought two other words. Gluten. Free. This blog tracks my personal food journey and experiences. I hope you enjoy it.
Posts tagged "Sweet"
Very fast gluten free dessert. By Nicky. And Jamie.

Very fast gluten free dessert. By Nicky. And Jamie.

Having gluten free mates over for a meal can be challenging. I mean it’s hard enough to organise a menu, cook AND keep the house in some sort of vague order, let alone research and understand gluten free options. I don’t like feeling like I am a burden to my...READ ON»
Can't we just eat them now?

Can’t we just eat them now?

I made them wait until I took a picture. Mean mum of the year award. I am no Martha Stewart at the best of times, and certainly no gluten free Martha Stewart. So these cupcakes come out of a box and can be made and iced within an hour. Yep. And they taste extremely very...READ ON»
Sometimes you just need a good biscuit.

Sometimes you just need a good biscuit.

And these biscuits are some of those good ones. I found them by accident during a trip to the doctors. To me they don’t taste gluten free at all. They’re made by a company called Jen’s Handmade Cookies. They started out in 1991, making their cookies out of someone’s kitchen. The...READ ON»
Chocolate cake. Even writing it makes me feel better.

Chocolate cake. Even writing it makes me feel better.

Fresh out of the oven and off to a park picnic. I’m not a huge chocoholic. I mean of course I LIKE it. I just don’t crave it. My addiction are olives. But this post is not about olives. There is something wholesome and wonderful about a good chocolate cake....READ ON»
Let them eat cake.

Let them eat cake.

So I tend to veer away from making cakes these days, as my non-gluten free cake memories are still intact. I really should get more adventurous, and cast aside my preconceptions – as this orange and almond cake is beautiful. And gluten free. It was made for me as part...READ ON»