Chocolate Foto Friday

DPS Weekly Challenge “My addiction” I don’t consider myself addicted to anything and don’t even consider myself a chocoholic since I became dairy-intolerant, but, I would hate to have none of the yummy stuff in my life so it’s the closest I could think of 🙂 The subject I chose is was* a bar of Cadbury’s […]

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Woof Wednesday; Food Glorious Food

Food, Glorious Food! Since bringing Stella home I seem to have been on a never-ending search for the perfect dinner for her. I started her on Purina but she was very faddy on it and by the umpeenth allergy-induced trip to the vet he suggested changing to James Wellbeloved. This was fine but I was […]

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Saturday…Plum Batter Desert

More home baking from a non-cook! A few weeks ago Dad received some correspondence from the British Heart Foundation. Included was a recipe card which he put on my desk and which in turn ended up going dusty on a kitchen shelf! Today, was a stay at home rainy day so I thought if I’d […]

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Wake Me Up On Saturday Before You Go Go

June 25th A couple of quite notable anniversaries for music fans today. Firstly, it’s the birthday of George Michael so here’s a favourite song from his back catalogue: I also really loved his collaboration with Toby Bourke, the UK video has been removed from YouTube for some reason but I found it with foreign subtitles […]

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Sweet Memories

Found another “proper” sweet shop on Saturday. This time in Bury St Edmunds. Another previously undiscovered purveyor of Floral Gums meaning I don’t have to have those goody-filled pink & white striped paper bags delivered by mail! Though, I can recommend A Quarter Of should any of my readers not have access to one of these fab […]

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Wheat & Dairy Free Cheese Scones

Baking Part 2. My latest baking experiment was Cheese Scones. I found a recipe on the BBC’s Good Food site and once again adapted it for my various food intolerances. Swapping flour for Dove Farm’s version, butter for Vitalite and the milk was made from rice. This time I used goats’ cheese as that was what […]

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Wheat and Dairy Free Cheese Straws

Anyone that knows me, knows I’m not one for slaving over a hot stove. It’s usually not cost-efficient or emotionally worth it when you’re only cooking for yourself. However, due to the food-intolerance thing it’s also not easy to find convenience foods & snacks either. Currently I’ll take a peppermint capsule and a lactase tablet […]

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