It's Fair Trade Fortnight: two weeks in which we can celebrate how buying fair trade products makes a difference to farmers around the world.
I went to Ghana to research my children's novel, Off Side. It is the story of a boy who is the son of a cocoa farmer. He is a great footballer and is taken to Europe to sign for a big team.
I travelled to Ghana to get my facts right. I wanted to see youth football in Ghana and I wanted to see what cocoa bean farming was like.
Divine - who make Dubble Bars too - were very generous and showed me round. I learned a lot about the differences between fair and unfair trade. I met farmers and their children and I saw the schools and other facilities that had been built with the extra few pence we spend on each fair trade chocolate bar.
It makes a MASSIVE difference.
I'm touring several schools in the next fortnight to talk about how I researched the book and how Fair Trade chocolate does make such a difference.
I will not eat any of the several hundred Dubble Bars I have in the boot of my car.