Ali Walsh is the founder of Life on a Rice Cake, a website for people who need to avoid gluten. Ali offers online courses and 1:1 mentoring sessions.
Diagnosed with both coeliac disease and IBS over twenty years ago, she is keen to educate others about gluten so they can eat and be catered for safely. Packed with valuable advice and straightforward strategies, Life on a Rice Cake aims to make life easier, no matter how difficult things might seem.
Ali is an accomplished speaker and writer, regularly appearing on BBC radio and events in London, Bristol and Bath including the FreeFrom Food Festival and Coeliac UK. She has also written for Gluten-Free Heaven magazine for 5 years.
A keen supporter of Coeliac UK, Ali is raising money for them this year by running the 2023 London Marathon dressed as a banana.
She lives in Bristol with her husband and two naughty little people who love covering themselves in chocolate.