We have a very exciting competition for all you tricky eaters. How would you like to win a £20 Tesco card, some gorgeous truffles or tasty treats from new free-from brand, Happy Snacks? All you have to do is nominate your favourite place to eat out, where the free-from options and service are awesome. It’s […]


Recently I’ve felt I am becoming less and less like a tricky eater. Things have considerably improved year on year since I was diagnosed with coeliac disease in 2012. And even then, things were not too hopeless on the gluten-free front. The thing I’ve noticed is that if, heaven forbid, I forget my lunch or […]


 (My 5 year-old mini-coeliac’s first ever carved pumpkin) It’s trick or treat time. Yipee! How excited do the kids get (erm, and the adults of course)!? it’s just fantastic. We’ll be getting dressed up as witches, slightly lower key to the Old Gregg costume I wore on Saturday night (for any Boosh fans out there […]


It doesn’t have to be hard cheese when you are vegan or go dairy or lactose free. The free-from market has picked up recently and there’s a ton of cheesy offerings out there. Here is Karen Woodford’s pick of the best goodies… DAIRY-FREE AND VEGAN CHEESES Sainsbury’s Wensleydale Cheese with Cranberries, £2.25 This looks the part […]


I felt like a kid on Christmas Day when I discovered the lovely Jon O’Connell (founder of Chocology in York) had sent me some dairy and gluten-free chocolate truffles to test. These sweet treats are also vegan. Bonus. They looked almost too good to eat – beautifully packaged and labelled. But I managed in the […]