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Hashtag Sugar Rush #sugarrush

If you follow me at all, you will be aware that I’ve been on my own sugar-free year

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Giving up sugar. Giving up sweetness. A sugar and sweetness free year. 9 months in. 3 months to go. The facts.

Nine months ago, as you may know I gave up sugar for a year.

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Sugar-free? – No I’m not on a fad diet

What brought me to the position of giving up sugar, wasn’t just a spur of the moment idea, a fad diet, or that I intended it to be a quick fix. Far from it. I have been interested in and … Continue reading

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Sugar Skull – Sweet Skull

‘Sweet Skull’ A friend of mine, the photographer Rob White, made this cute, sugar cube skull, stop-animation.

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Sugar Free! My sugar free year. Day two

So my journey has begun….. No processed sugar for a year….. This is day two…..

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Sweet Enough – My sugar free year.

Georg Flegel Still Life with Bread and Confectionery. As you may have noticed, today is the day that I am giving up processed sugar for a year. I am doing it for charity, for the Alzheimer’s Society. My dad had … Continue reading

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Palm sugar

Palm sugar (sometimes called jaggery) Now I’ve found this gorgeous stuff in quite a few places. My first experience of it was in Malaysia, many moons ago, when I was introduced to it as Gula Malacca. (sugar from the town … Continue reading

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Petit Pot au Chocolate

Lou asked if I had the Robert Carrier recipe for Petit Pot au chocolate. I didn’t but I do have this one by Simon Hopkinson which I always use. Even nicer using Maya Gold chocolate too which gives it a … Continue reading

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