Veganuary

Is Veganuary a good idea or not? I’m really torn on this one.  Going vegetarian when I was 19, I toyed with being a vegan many times over the years.  Eventually though I found that all the pasta, bread, rice and dairy was doing me no good at all.  I’ve apologised to fish before eating … Read more…

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Grain Growers Fight Back

Well not the actual growers as such but movers and shakers behind the grain industry will be celebrating over their high fibre bowls of cereal after a World Health Organisation funded piece of research was published in the Lancet yesterday (10.1.19).  Read all about it in the Guardian. What is the research? The research is … Read more…

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What to Eat When You Can’t Eat Anything!

What to eat when you can’t eat anything  (not true in my case as there is plenty I can eat but it is the way I’m feeling at the moment). Gluten free – I feel great.  So many problems solved.  As a result there is no way that gluten will knowingly pass my lips again. … Read more…

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Almond Flour Flatbreads

Flatbreads are not a major part of my lunchtime repertoire. Normally I’m a bit sniffy about substitutes for everyday foods. Vegetarian sausages which look and taste like their meat based equivalent are to my mind a bit of a no no. We should (to my mind) be celebrating vegetarian food, not pretending that it is … Read more…

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Taking Stock

There comes a point in everyone’s life where in order to keep moving forward you have to take stock of where you have come from. To turn around and to admire the view. To reflect on the journey so far. Having done very little on this blog recently I think it is time to take … Read more…

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