Cinnamon and Orange Gluten Free Bread

Who doesn't love homemade bread? What most people don't know is that gluten free bread is so easy to make! It hardly needs to proof and doesn't need a bread maker, a bread tin and an oven works perfectly! So what are you waiting for?! Ingredients 1 cup water 3 tbsp honey, sugar or syrup … Continue reading Cinnamon and Orange Gluten Free Bread

Winter Vegetable Soup

Winter has definitely arrived, so instead of longing after the sun and its warmth, why not warm yourself up with some homemade vegetable soup using in season vegetables?   Ingredients (serves approx. 7) 700g butternut squash (roughly one whole butternut squash) 300g carrots 250g parsnips 150g leeks 2 vegetable stock cubes in 1l of boiling … Continue reading Winter Vegetable Soup

Gooey Chocolate Brownies

Who doesn't love a soft, warm, gooey chocolate brownie?! This was the first bake I made sure I mastered when I found out I was gluten free and oh my is it delicious! I even took it to a dinner party and my boyfriend and two "normal" friends loved it! It is┬áso easy to make … Continue reading Gooey Chocolate Brownies

The Royal Yacht Britannia, Leith

This was another one of our tourist days when my parents visited. Given the yacht was not in commission when I was alive, I did not know much about it but it was actually pretty interesting! The best part though was the cafe up on the top deck as this was where all of the … Continue reading The Royal Yacht Britannia, Leith

Giggling Squid, Norwich

Every time I go "home" there are a handful of snazzy new restaurants in Norwich that I want to try out but unfortunately I rarely manage to eat out at more than two each visit.   The Giggling Squid was one of those lucky restaurants I tried last summer and is one we then went … Continue reading Giggling Squid, Norwich

Chocolate Gluten Free Hot Cross Buns

I absolutely love hot cross buns but since being gluten free, the only store bought ones I have tried and actually liked are Tescos. Much to my disappointment, my local Tesco didn't have any in this morning so I decided to make my own! I would normally go traditional and use dried fruit; however my … Continue reading Chocolate Gluten Free Hot Cross Buns

Mamma’s American Pizza, Edinburgh

Mamma's was the first gluten free meal I ate out and they gained a very loyal customer that night! Before I was diagnosed, I never used to like thin based pizzas and would always opt for a deep dish base but now I have tried a Mamma's pizza, no Domino's or Chicago Town pizza compares! … Continue reading Mamma’s American Pizza, Edinburgh