Archives for February 2015

Pure Taste, London – gluten & dairy free – 9/10

I think I have found a new favourite restaurant. In fact I know I have. Pure Taste is not only totally gluten free but also completely dairy free as well, so before you even start looking at the menu that’s two allergens to stop worrying about. This makes ordering food when you have multiple allergies […]

FreeFrom Food Awards shortlist is out… my highlights may differ

It’s that time of year when I get on my FreeFrom-Food-Awards-Disguise and hot foot to Foods Matter Towers for some very secret food tasting. Before I get started you will be delighted to hear that the Shortlist for the FreeFrom Food Awards is now out. More nut free products please! This year I changed it […]

Dear E45, why don’t your adverts feature any dry or eczema skin?

Dear E45 I have eczema. I might be your perfect customer had I not already tried E45 and found it made my skin worse due to presence of lanolin. Lanolin, a known skin irritant, yet it’s found in E45 for dry, sensitive skin. Why is that? So what are the ingredients of E45? Why might […]

Brasserie Blanc with allergies – 9.5/10 for service and safety

My favourite freefrom friendly restaurant so far for 2015 has to be Brasserie Blanc. Last year it was The Alford Arms in Frithsden, who won the FreeFrom Eating out Awards 2014. Check out Alford Arms Wins FreeFrom Eating Out Awards 2014 to find our more about them. My best find so far in 2015 is […]

Pros and Cons of washing hair with rhassoul clay

I have been washing my hair with rhassoul clay now for about a month. Not every time as it is more time consuming but it does work. Here are my good and bad bits from using rhassoul clay as a shampoo. The Pros of washing hair with rhassoul clay The positives far outweigh the negatives, […]