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NEWSFLASH: ilumi freefrom pouch soups in Aldi for 99p

1Apr

 ilumi pouch soups are now available in Aldi for just 99p each

I just had to share this because I don’t know what I’d do without ilumi pouch meals. I always have some in stock because I can eat some of their soups and curry #freefrom meals and it is just such … Continue reading

  

The new Tesco ‘Gluten Free Christmas’ advert

14Dec

Oh no! Not the Latimers! But these aren’t just any old Latimers, these are the gluten free Latimers and they’re popping by! (Just had to get an M&S ‘not just’ reference into a Tesco blog) Clearly this is a real … Continue reading

  

The UKs first organic freefrom supermarket…

10Dec

The first even organic freefrom supermarket in the UK

and it’s in Princes Risborough in Buckinghamshire, just down the road from where I live. I’m more excited about this new freefrom shop opening than I am about Christmas this year. This is a very mini bloggette to let you … Continue reading

  

Win a hamper of freefrom food worth £150

7Sep

Win a hamper of goodies from Holland & Barrett worth £150

This is your chance to win a whole hamper of freefrom goodies to the value of £150 and all of the foods in the hamper can be purchased on the dedicated free from section of the Holland & Barrett website. … Continue reading

  

What happened to the BFree pittas?

27Aug

Me eating a BFree wheat, dairy and egg free pitta at the allergy show

I discovered these amazing gluten, wheat, dairy and egg free BFree Pittas as the Allergy Show London this year. They were offering half a pitta with various fillings and I found it was the only reliable lunch source so I … Continue reading

  

Milk in cooked chicken? Dairy allergy alert

14Jul

This is really a little mini rant for my Mum who recently braved the ‘catering for the allergic girl’ challenge. She’s pretty good at it now but almost fell foul to hidden dairy in cooked chicken. What is it even … Continue reading

  

Working, speaking and eating at the Allergy Show 2015

14Jul

Free From Skincare Awards at the Allergy Show 2015

This year’s Allergy Show went by in such a blur of activity I cannot believe I still didn’t manage to speak to and visit all the stands I’d ear-marked for attention. It was heaving and sometimes you just had to … Continue reading

  

Exciting FreeFrom range – available at Holland & Barrett

29Jun

Just some of the new range of freefrom products available at Holland & Barrett stores

You may have seen my recent blog about the launch of the new Holland & Barrett More store in Chester. Oh how I wish I lived in Chester – the new More Store there is A-Mazing. It is like an … Continue reading

  

Ten brilliant gift ideas for people with eczema, allergies

15Dec

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With only a few shopping days till Christmas this blog is a little late but you still have time. So what do you buy for someone who has to eat only special nut and dairy free chocolate, has sensitive skin … Continue reading

  

BBC Breakfast filming about new allergen labelling laws

4Dec

Filming with BBC Breakfast about new allergen labelling laws

Today I have been filming with Graham Satchell of the BBC for a feature about the new allergen labelling regulations which will become law on the 13th December. You can find out more on the Food Standards Agency website. Filming … Continue reading

  

Beware of disintegrating labels – allergen labelling

23Jul

Aldi burger contains wheat flour

Now this is not a rant, I’m taking full blame for this latest ‘wheating’, but things went a bit wrong in the what allergy household when husband-who-was-trying-to-help offered to cook me some supper after I had just returned from doing … Continue reading

  

Allergy & FreeFrom show 2014 – coming soon

28Apr

Allergy Show 2014 - Olympia Earls Court

Because it’s National Allergy Awareness Week I’m going to do a blog every day and the first is about The Allergy & FreeFrom Show. If you have allergies, coeliac disease of food intolerances this is THE must attend event of … Continue reading

  

Weekly freefrom shop with allergies – 8 in 1 week!

31Oct

This week's Goodness Direct order with free packet of Goobers

Have you ever analysed how long it takes you to do your weekly allergen friendly food shop? If you’re like me you’ll stock up, use the freezer for home made ready meals and soups but in one week I can … Continue reading

  

How to make perfect scrambled eggs?

6Sep

Perfect Scrambled Eggs

Perfect Scrambled Eggs “Add milk, add cream, do them in the microwave, do them in the pan, lots of butter……” Many people  have shared with me snippets of worldly wisdom about how to make the holy grail, the perfect scrambled … Continue reading

  

Borough Market, London

15Aug

Borough Market 8 Southwark Street London SE1 1TL http://www.boroughmarket.org.uk/ Walking around Borough Market Welcome to Borough Market, London. Busy, bustling, colourful! In the heart of London, this is the go to place for fresh, regional, and international organic produce. Borough … Continue reading

  

ilumi camping experience – alfesco curry on a camping stove

25Jul

Cooking ilumi on a camp stove

If you are struggling for holiday ideas that are safe for the food challenged why not try camping. You instantly avoid the dust problem, you can prepare your own food on a stove thus avoiding the eating out problem. Eating … Continue reading