Banana Bread

This Banana Bread is fast to whip up and completely dairy, gluten and salicylate free. Ingredients 4-5 mashed bananas 2 eggs 1/2 cup sugar 1 1/3 cups buckwheat flour 1/2 tsp baking soda 1/4 tsp baking powder Pinch of salt   Instructions Pre-heat oven to 180 degrees celsius. In a bowl mix together buckwheat flour, baking … Continue reading Banana Bread

Tears in the fabric

It’s two years on from the Rana Plaza building collapse that killed 1134 people and injured hundreds were injured in Savar, Bangladesh 24 April 2013. According to reports the building was unsafe, and workers were threatened that they would lose their jobs if they didn’t come to work. Tears in the Fabric is a heart wrenching documentary that … Continue reading Tears in the fabric

Come as you are: Reflections on the importance of gracious relationships

There’s something so appealing about someone saying, “come as you are.” It beckons. The statement offers the acceptance of you, in your current state. It welcomes your humanity, your fragility, your less than perfect self. It cries, “come in your jeans and jumper, don’t worry about dressing up. Come from wherever you’ve been, whatever you’ve … Continue reading Come as you are: Reflections on the importance of gracious relationships