Celiac Disease Screening

Celiac Disease Screening

Here is an insightful blog with updated information on celiac disease screening. This is helpful for anyone who is curious about the topic for their own needs, or for someone they know. Miranda Jade has worked with me over the years. She is a diagnosed celiac herself, after enduring several years of incorrect diagnoses. This […]

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Beef Pie Gone Gluten Free and Grass Fed

Beef Pie Gone Gluten Free and Grass Fed

The holidays are here and we are all searching for new gluten free recipes with a twist. Here’s one you will all love! Booze and pie aren’t common words with the gluten free diet. In this wonderful gluten free recipe, PRE Brand’s talented (and one of my favs!) culinary manager, Chef Sarah Russo, swapped OUT a […]

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Gluten Free Chocolate Desserts

Gluten Free Chocolate Desserts

Thanksgiving is upon us. What are we going to create that is gluten free, grain free, healthy, easy and delicious? Let’s think chocolate of course! Have I got a surprise for you. Gluten free chocolate desserts. This very holiday my publisher and I are supporting families everywhere by discounting my amazing and very popular, Decadent […]

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Celiac Book, Why go Grain-Free on the Paleo Gluten-Free Diet?

Celiac Book, Why go Grain-Free on the Paleo Gluten-Free Diet?

  My purpose in writing this celiac and grain free eBook was to help the many people struggling with body issues that they just cannot get a grip on. I was one of these people for an excruciating ongoing 7 years. At that time, I was wasting money, time and gluten-free was not at all […]

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Detoxify Your Indoor Air with Essential Oils

Detoxify Your Indoor Air with Essential Oils

Aromatherapy has been around for many years, but it seems like it’s really catching on these days. This is great news for families, who otherwise may turn to unnatural, toxic air freshening sprays to deodorize their home. Essential oils not only fill your home with sweet-smelling, long-lasting fragrances, but they actually disinfect the air, effectively […]

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Homemade Goat Milk Toddler Formula

Homemade Goat Milk Toddler Formula

  There is so much about breastfeeding, formula, when to introduce solids, when to introduce grains, gluten etc etc. When I come across something that helps me I like sharing it with others in hopes that maybe it will help them. I breastfed by son until he was around 18 months old. I told myself […]

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Gluten-Free Eating on a Budget

Gluten-Free Eating on a Budget

Ah, the age-old question: “How do I eat gluten-free on a budget?” Making the commitment to eating gluten-free and healthy has its financial challenges. Luckily, these days “gluten-free” is a household term, and with more and more Americans growing health-conscious, there are lots of budget-friendly gluten-free (and healthy) foods out there. Here are some of […]

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Gluten-Free Bento Box Lunches

Gluten-Free Bento Box Lunches

Bento box lunches are not only beautiful, they’re a practical way to pack a varied, fresh, gluten-free lunch that makes you or your child look forward to lunchtime. After all, who doesn’t want to partake in such an aesthetically presented meal? Although bento boxes might seem like a new trend – thanks to their growing […]

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Katz Gluten Free-Part 2

Katz Gluten Free-Part 2

As I said previously, it had been a while since we had reviewed Katz products and they have come a long long way. There were so many products I had to separate this review into 3 different parts. I will call this, pt 2, the dessert review. My long time favorite product of Katz as […]

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Birch Benders- Featured Guest Company

Birch Benders- Featured Guest Company

  Traveling with a celiac and gluten-free household or individual can have its challenges. Although gluten-free products are much easier to find these days I always try to pack my tried and true snacks I know will will be appreciated, consumed and that certainly pack and travel well. I knew without a doubt I had to […]

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How to Get Rid of Mucus

How to Get Rid of Mucus

We have all had that dreaded mucus. Especially those who are celiac. It is a pain! Sleep is harder, allergies get way worse and constantly having to clear your throat is not fun. The question stands, how to get rid of mucus? Although there are environmental reasons for mucus, it is important to avoid the […]

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Gluten Free Flourless Chocolate Cake

Gluten Free Flourless Chocolate Cake

This recipe was contributed by Michelle Francis-Winer, Founder of the Zensweet Company. I hope you enjoy it as much as we have! Oh my goodness…This Gluten Free Flourless Chocolate Cake is one of the best recipes we’ve ever made. Everyone, including many kids absolutely love this gluten-free cake. It has a very dark chocolate flavor […]

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Uses for Coconut Oil

Uses for Coconut Oil

There is this joke when you are a new mom to just “put some coconut oil on it” for just about everything. Diaper rash, cut, dry skin, etc. You even hear the occasional joke of someone saying to use it for something totally irrelevant like “Didn’t get enough sleep last night? Just rub some coconut […]

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Celiac Awareness Month

Celiac Awareness Month

With May being the official celiac awareness month, I wanted to dedicate a post to just that. Maybe I will clarify for some of you some things you never knew or some things you have forgotten. First off, celiac disease is NOT a food allergy. It isn’t something you can “outgrow”. Celiac disease is one […]

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Amazing Flax Gluten Free Brownies- Review

Amazing Flax Gluten Free Brownies- Review

I remember the first time I tried a Flax4Life product. It was their blueberry muffin and I was extremely impressed. Incredibly flavorful, moist and the fiber in these muffins was just awesome. So, when I saw they released new products I pretty much had to try them. I mean, flax brownies? Did someone say chocolate […]

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Gluten Free Nutrition Packed Jello

Gluten Free Nutrition Packed Jello

Food is all about balance. Balance means tasty treats too. I am all about treats but since my son is only 13 months old I have to come up with treats on the healthier side. This gluten free nutrition packed jello is extra nutritious because it has the fiber from apple sauce instead of straight juice and […]

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Grain-Free Banana Muffins

Grain-Free Banana Muffins

  Diets are always a hot topic. With our societies health as a whole declining many are searching for that “perfect diet”. In fact, the word “diet” has somewhat of a stigma connected to it. A diet should be a lifestyle change, not something you do for a couple days crazily and then eat flaming […]

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Natural Remedies for the Flu

Natural Remedies for the Flu

Is it ever not flu season? Is a bug ever NOT going around. Feels as though there is always something going around being passed from kid to kid, family member to family member and coworker to coworker. We do our best to maintain a healthy immune system so we don’t catch what is going around […]

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Grains for Babies and When to Introduce Them to Your Child

Grains for Babies and When to Introduce Them to Your Child

First of all, I am definitely not a doctor and do not claim to be one. I get contacted a lot by mothers asking me questions about how I am raising my son though since he has been pretty darn healthy and a pretty easy baby. Specifically, I get asked about his diet and in […]

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Gluten-Free Baking Tips and Tricks

Gluten-Free Baking Tips and Tricks

This morning while my son was playing with his toys, I decided to quickly make some gluten-free biscuits. I was craving them and they are nearly impossible to find at the grocery store. While making the biscuits, it occurred to me that I’ve learned some gluten-free tips and tricks along the way that I take […]

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