As a child growing up on a dairy free diet my mum tried hard to ensure that I got enough calcium in my diet. This often proved difficult as I wanted food other children were eating and the food from the health food shop was boring and dull. So my mum bought a yogurt maker to make my very own special dairy free yogurt. She tried a variety of flavours in the hope that I…

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Whilst standing in a queue at the checkout in Tesco’s I noticed the lady in front of me had a good selection of free from items. Nothing unusual about this, however one item caught my eye. I politely asked the lady about a carton of Alpro custard as I had not seen this before. I was intrigued as I had previously enjoyed other Alpro desserts. It came highly recommended and I was advised that it…

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I have always enjoyed bourbon biscuits and have a reputation in my family for this, in fact my little nephew knows that they have been bought especially for me, don’t worry I do share them with him. It is becoming more difficult to find a bourbon biscuit that does not contain milk, or states may contain milk or may have been in contact with milk in the manufacturing process. I avoid these biscuits, it’s not…

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I stumbled across these by mistake some time ago on the Ocado website. What can I say these have to be one of my favourite biscuits, I buy 1 packet every week if I bought more I would eat them all. The biscuits are non dairy and contain 20% chocolate.  You get 10 biscuits in a packet for around £1, so not that expensive. The biscuits are crunchy in texture, with the top of the biscuit having…

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Well it’s day two of being a blogger and I still can’t believe that I finally took the plunge into the blogging world. I am currently experiencing feelings of excitement and intrepidation of what to do next. I have lot’s of ideas of things that I hope to post and categories to use. I hope that people enjoy my posts and find them useful. The plan this week is to… 1) Get my phone working so that…

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