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    How To: Gluten & Lactose Free American Style Pancakes

    Pancakes are most certainly not just for that one day in February! We love a good stack of those fluffy things at any time of the year. I have to admit, I’m all for the quick fix in life and tend to buy the shop bought (Aldi) thin pancakes for easy breakfasts for the kiddies. But, this year I wanted in on the fun, as I can’t have those yummy already made pancakes being Coeliac. I tried a new recipe – it is not ground breaking or anything I realise this – but, it is gluten and lactose free meaning I could enjoy them too. I have to say, I…

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    How To: Gluten & Dairy Free Gooey Chocolate Chunk Cookies

    Who doesn’t love a gooey chocolate chunk cookie washed down with a hot cuppa tea!? After being diagnosed with Coeliac Disease the option for me to scoff my face with those delicious supermarket cookies was non existent and to be honest I was devastated. I have been trying to bake our own sweet treats and reaching less for the shop bought version as some of the gluten free options are loaded with sweeteners which really irritate my tummy. If you are looking for a cookie that is gooey on the inside yet a little crisp on the outer layer then I have just the recipe for you. GLUTEN AND DAIRY…

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    End of Summer Circus Party with Luxella Sleepovers

    Sleepovers have come a long way since I was a child. Whenever I was invited to a sleepover it usually involved taking my very old and very thing nylon brown sleeping bag, a change of clothes and loads of snacks for those midnight feasts. We would camp out on my friend’s front room floor with a cushion from their sofa, watch 80s movies, drink copious amounts of cherryade, stomp crisps into the carpet and eventually fall asleep. Nowadays there is a whole new platform for the Sleepover, something a little more comfortable and luxurious. As the summer holidays were coming to an end I wanted to celebrate and give the…