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Testing times

The last GCSE exam was a couple of days ago.  It’s been a tough few weeks in more ways than one.  I think we knew it was gong to be stressful, it’s exams, that’s how they are but I don’t think we were quite prepared for just how difficult it was going to be. 1,482 more words

Becoming Coeliac...

Ok so perhaps this is more boring than even my most boring posts, but I thought I would share ‘my gluten free journey’ as believe it or not I still get asked about why I have such a rigid diet, and it could even prove useful to someone who might not have considered it before. 1,057 more words


A Coeliac Abroad

It is always fascinating travelling abroad as a coeliac – sometimes surprising (New York several years ago was alarmingly nonchalant and unhelpful about gf food) and often a bit stressful too. 434 more words


Launching "Is it Coeliac Disease?" posters in London....

It was exciting to be invited to the “official” launch of the new “Is it Coeliac Disease?” campaign as I am the “face” of the… 232 more words

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Dancing, Not Walking.

Today, as part of Coeliac UK Awareness Week, there have been 6 places where fundraising walks of different distance have taken place.  I started to think people who hadn’t been diagnosed probably wouldn’t be taking part in any of these as the thought of walking 6 miles would be almost impossible with all the symptoms of coeliac disease. 443 more words

New to Gluten Free? It'll be ok!

I never thought I’d be in a position to pass on advice to anyone. About anything! But here we are 3 years since diagnosis and going gluten free and I’m about to give you, the recently gluten free, some top tips about where you go from here… 772 more words

Coeliac Awareness Week 2015

This week is Coeliac Awareness Week in the UK, and a number of campaigns and events have been organised by Coeliac UK and their members. Coeliac Awareness Week also happens to be my birthday week so I tend to spend it eating yummy gluten free treats and doing gluten free baking (more to come on that another day!). 713 more words

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