Recently I went for a lunchtime stroll with a buddy of mine to check out a local Hamilton cafe. I wasn't really planning on getting anything to eat, but thought I'd have a look in the cabinet because you never know when you'll discover a new place to eat.Clearly labelled 'GF' in the cabinet were … Continue reading Gluten-friendly and the oaty slice
I've mentioned before how much I LOOOOOOVEEE hot chips. MMMM ... But they're kind of hard to find, which is odd since potatoes are gluten-free. The problem however is two-fold: cross-contamination from gluteny products in the cooking oil, and chips that are more than just potato and oil (e.g. flavourings and coatings).Recently while driving home from … Continue reading Fish Punk
There's this newish place in Hamilton that fills my heart with joy.Real Good Food in Garden Place are doing exactly what they say in the name - providing REAL good food. So none of that processed crap. This is good food at it's best. And wahoo, they have a range of gluten-free, dairy-free and refined sugar-free … Continue reading Cafe Review: Real Good Food
One of my favourite bloggers My Darling Lemon Thyme does a regular post on her blog called 'A few of my favourite things' and I LOVE it. It's full of interesting things that aren't necessarily food related but are always a look into her life and what she likes to listen to, watch, eat, and … Continue reading A few of my favourite things …
In this April's edition of Fitness Journal I've written a piece on how to eat out safely if you have food allergies. I've also listed a few of my favourite safe places to eat in Hamilton. Check it out here. Here's a copy of my how-to guide in infograph format. Enjoy!
Imagine trying to cater for a family where just about everyone has food issues, and no two people have exactly the same combo of food needs.Yup, that's my family.Yesterday my sister Joanna got married, and because she's a huge tea fiend Zealong Tea Estate was an obvious choice for lunch.Prior to the wedding I sent them … Continue reading A very special wedding at Zealong
Last night I had the opportunity to chat to Alison Short, owner of Dinsdale Bin Inn (Hamilton).Holy smoke, this Bin Inn is fantastic for us allergy-affected folk!Alison's built a fantastic range of gluten-free, dairy-free, nut-free, sugar-free and organic products. These aren't just the products you'll find at the supermarket either. There's some really yummy options here, … Continue reading Dinsdale Bin Inn (Land of Noms)