Quick and Easy Sweet Potato Wedges

Being a coeliac student is, sometimes, rubbish! Gluten free food that is quick when I’m short of time after a project play session, or mid revision marathon tends not to be very affordable!
These sweet potato wedges though are so easy and so cheap, perfect for today when I was desperately trying to hit the word count on my dissertation!

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Medical Elective Planning – where to start!

The Elective is probably the best, most exciting part of the medical degree. It involves 6 weeks spent doing medicine anywhere in the world in any setting or speciality that interests you. You can go anywhere and do anything, which is fantastic but makes it really hard to know where to start! I am currently in the middle of planning mine, so I thought I’d write a few tips that might make the journey smoother!

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Cake International Exhibition

Oh… My…Word. I have never seen so many incredible cakes in one day! I went to the Cake International Exhibition in London a few weeks ago, with my mum and sisters. We were looking for inspiration for my wedding cake and just did not know how impressive these cakes would be! Here is just a small selection of my favourites.

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Gluten Free Victoria Sponge Cake

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I always like to have tea and cake with the girls, whenever we can squeeze it in. There’s nothing more civilised than an afternoon spent reconnecting, complaining about work, our significant others, and (if I can get them all in one place at the same time) trying to find bridesmaids dresses that all my girls like! Obviously, a full afternoon chatting requires a snack, but something that’s not too heavy or too sickly sweet, and that’s where my go-to Victoria spong recipe comes in handy!  Continue reading