Holland and Barrett More, Chester launch party

This week has been jam packed with FreeFrom excitement and as if the FreeFrom Awards evening wasn’t enough on Wednesday 22nd April, I hot footed it to Chester on Thursday 23rd April to celebrate with Holland and Barrett who are opening their first concept store. The new stores are called Holland & Barrett More and […]

On not living in fear because no one should have to…

Nobody should be living in fear, it’s not a nice place to be. Believe me, I’ve been there. I have spent years too frightened to eat out. Scared people will laugh at me or think I’m a freak. Fearful that I will stand out, cause a fuss, be a pain in the allergic backside. But […]

What’s coming up for allergy awareness week?

This year Allergy Awareness Week runs from 20th to 26th April and there are loads of ways to get involved. I have been neglecting my blog these past few months (sorry!) but I’m easing myself back in. Circumstances outside my control left me with very few blogging brain cells left and not much time to […]

Allergens in the bedroom: How to control them

Life can be exceptionally annoying if one suffers from allergic reactions. A trip to a friend’s house becomes marred by an absurd amount of coughing and spluttering, insects are treated with a disdain more indicative of a far larger and more menacing animal, and warm summer walks require dark glasses and a whole box of […]

It’s National Allergy Awareness Week 2014

This week I will be mostly making a big fuss and talking even more than I normally do about living with multiple allergies to help spread awareness because it’s Allergy Awareness Week from Monday 28th April to Sunday 4th May and this year the Food Standards Agency is making a Thunderclap of a fuss about […]

Running 10km to raise money for Allergy UK

I’m running the British 10km run in London to raise money for Allergy UK. Find out more and donate if you would like to on my Just Giving page…

It’s National Allergy Week 2011 – what are you doing?

This week is National Allergy Week from 11th – 17th April 2011, read on for Allergy UK’s report, The Missing Link, and some inspiration on how you can make a difference…

Allergy UK 20th anniversary awards – 1 April 2011

I was excited about attending my first ever Allergy Awards ceremony and very proud to have been invited so you can imagine I was very flattered to be asked to cut the anniversary cake!