Annie’s Gluten Weaning Six Weeks in 

I think I’m paranoid! If my baby cries, sneezes, has a runny nose, fills her nappy, sleeps too long, sleeps not enough I automatically think – is it the gluten? Does she have coeliac disease?  Motherhood is hard anyway, I’m forever second guessing my actions but throw in bad genes, one child who has already been ill and my own illness, I’m constantly on edge. … Continue reading Annie’s Gluten Weaning Six Weeks in 

Gluten Free And No Added Sugar Banana And Sultana Muffins

Don’t tell my kids but I tend to steal these muffins from them. I know I’m an awful mum but it’s cake, with no added sugar cake, without gluten! They are lucky I let them have one!  In my opinion these are best eaten just out of the oven or warmed over with custard.  Makes 12 Ingredients  150 grams of gluten free plain flour (see … Continue reading Gluten Free And No Added Sugar Banana And Sultana Muffins

Gluten Free Shortbread Matchsticks 

These are a favourite of mine for when the girls come round  with the kids for play dates or just a good gossip. Unless you tell people they are gluten free they will never know.  Makes between 10-12 Ingredients  150g of gluten free plain flour (I’m still using up my doves I got in bulk here Doves Farm Gluten Free Plain White Flour 1 kg (Pack … Continue reading Gluten Free Shortbread Matchsticks 

Gluten Free, No Added Sugar Apple and Raspberry Muffins

We are still loving our new muffin tray 12 hole muffin tray I highly recommend it for anyone doing baby led weaning or cooking muffins on a regular basis. It’s just so much easier to clean than the metal ones and a lot cheaper than always buying bun cases!  I like having these muffin around the house as a sweet but healthier treat for my … Continue reading Gluten Free, No Added Sugar Apple and Raspberry Muffins

Annie’s Gluten Trial Week 2

I had Annie weighted and measured on the 20th January, she was a whooping 1 stone 7lb and 72cm long. This puts her on the 91st percentile for both height and weight. Although she is large for her age she is completely in proportion. She started eating gluten the next day, so far she has had fruit toast, crumpets, waffles, breakfast cereals, baby biscuits and … Continue reading Annie’s Gluten Trial Week 2

Gluten Free Pizza Muffins -Suitable for BLW 

Although we have now started to introduce gluten in to Annie’s diet, at the moment she is only having one gluten meal a day.  She’s still loving her lunch time gluten free muffins in her lunch box and gets really giddy every time she sees it come out of the baby bag.  I made these in my new silicone tray at the weekend. Although it … Continue reading Gluten Free Pizza Muffins -Suitable for BLW 

Nice and Easy Spaghetti Bolognese- Gluten Free

This is a staple recipe of mine that has been handed down by my late mother. It’s a firm favourite of all the members of my family including my kids. You really can’t do baby led weaning without a portion of spaghetti bolognese, I recommend running the bath before hand and stripping you baby to a nappy and vest before beginning. The main reasons we … Continue reading Nice and Easy Spaghetti Bolognese- Gluten Free

Annie’s Weaning Gluten Trial

Two set backs already without even trying any actual gluten yet. As if by magic Annabelle woke up on Monday morning full of snot, although she appears fine in herself no temperature or grumps. I hoping I can still introduce gluten on Saturday as planned but I will have to see how she is. I’m still planning on getting her weighed and measured but (set … Continue reading Annie’s Weaning Gluten Trial