Winter often gets a bad press and cuddled up here under a blanket today, whilst it’s snowing outside and struggling to reach 17 degrees…Read More
In the past few months I’ve had to prepare for and adhere to a low-iodine diet as part of preparations for radio-iodine treatment (radiotherapy). I’m not going to go into the ins and outs of what’s prescribed, but it does put massive restrictions on your diet – an overview is no eggs, dairy, soya, fish,…Read More
ce creating this new-look blog I have been asked numerous times, ‘what’s the Grandma Project,’ and I have always fobbed people off with a mumbled reply. Over time I’ve started…Read More
I’m not one for frippery; I’m that one who nods sagely along to Masterchef when Greg lambasts a contestant for putting things on plates he can’t eat…Read More
This month I learned a new word: hypoparathyroidism.
Not only is it quite a mouthful, but that one word has made me evaluate how every single piece of food I consume…
Common’s had a makeover, that’s not a bad thing, it’s just a fact I thought I’d point out. Don’t worry all you lovers of their stripped back look, they’ve gone for…Read More
It’s ten days until Christmas and for those of us who live to feed others, but are too disorganised to have bulk bought in October, our thoughts now turn to…Read More