Chocolate Shortbread Cookies

Buttery chocolate cookies with delicious chocolate chunks. Perfect for a bake sale or a tea party with your free from friends! Ingredients: 1 cup (2 sticks) dairy-free margarine, softened ¾ cup powdered sugar 1 ¼ cup gluten-free all purpose flour ¾ cup unsweetened cocoa powder 2 tablespoons cornstarch ½ teaspoon xanthum gum 1 teaspoon vanilla Read more about Chocolate Shortbread Cookies[…]

How to Help The Host When You’re a Guest with Food Allergies

Holiday parties can be hard enough for people with food allergies, but it can also be stressful to be the host when the guests have food allergies. Those of us with food allergies completely understand the stress that’s involved.  We live with these food allergies on a daily basis, but imagine if you have never Read more about How to Help The Host When You’re a Guest with Food Allergies[…]

Sport, Veganism and a Positive Mindset

As the excesses of Christmas are upon us it won’t be long until we are turning our minds to a healthier New Year. Successful swimmer turned triathlete Ailsa Beck shares with us her journey to becoming a vegan and how she uses a positive mindset to keep herself one step ahead of those who doubt Read more about Sport, Veganism and a Positive Mindset[…]

Douneside House Show Stopping Christmas Menu

Award winning Douneside House’s Head Chef David Butters brings you a show stopping free from Christmas menu sure to wow guests at any festive feast. Beetroot salad, Rum poached Figs, Granny smith sorbet (Vegetarian, gluten, dairy and nut free) Highland Venison, Chestnut Polenta, Rosemary poached Brambles (Gluten, dairy and nut free) Soya and chestnut polenta, Read more about Douneside House Show Stopping Christmas Menu[…]