We'd been in Rome, Italy for nearly a week and, believe it or not, we were starting to hit our limit of pizzas, pastas, and other carb-laden delicacies. Since we were staying in a rented apartment that we'd found on Airbnb, we decided to take advantage of the fact that we also had our own kitchen that we could use. We'd stashed a bunch of leftover meats and cheeses in the refrigerator and had a vague plan to round it out into an Italian salad with some greens and fresh fruits and a bottle of Italian vino.
Some people go to Rome for the history and sites and schedule their eating excursions accordingly. Well we kinda did that in reverse! To ensure that we could eat safely, we figured out where all the gluten-free restaurants were and then planned our tourist activities around the restaurants. It worked beautifully and we were able to experience a number of gluten-free dishes across Rome thanks in part to recommendations from our friend Amy the Family Chef. In fact, this might have been the first vacation we've ever been on where we didn't get sick, have an oops, and might have actually weighed the same (or more!) when we came back. I'd call that a victory!
Having to shop for a loved one who has celiac disease or gluten intolerance can be tough! While shopping for food items may take a little more planning (have you ordered your Christmas or Hanukkah survival kit yet??), you still have time to snag some gifts that any gluten-free eater is sure to appreciate! Here is our list of favorites from 2014!
It can be tricky shopping for folks who have dietary preferences or issues, so we've put together a list of gift ideas that are sure to please any paleo foodie!
We are thrilled to offer our very first ever gluten-free Hanukkah survival kit! The items offered will be very similar to our Christmas menu but will include favorites made specifically for Hanukkah like challah and apple cake with honey icing.
Plus order 3 or more items by next Sunday 12/14/14 and receive 10% off your order!
Christmas is upon us! If you haven't been to the bakery recently to check out the Christmas menu, you are in for a treat!
Order 3 or more items by next Sunday 12/14/14 and receive 10% off your order!
Happy Early Thanksgiving!!
To help you and your gluten-free loved ones survive the holidays we are offering our annual gluten-free Thanksgiving survival kits!
Here's what is available for order:
* All items are gluten-free; additional dairy-free and vegan items noted as applicable
This past weekend I had a blast tasting my way through the Celiac Disease Foundation Expo (CDFExpo)!
While there were many good products, some definitely stood out from the rest.
Read on to find my top finds at the CDFExpo!
Soufflés are quickly becoming my back-pocket dessert. They are surprisingly easy to make, can be prepared in advance, and are sure to wow even the pickiest dessert eater.
Lately I've been obsessed with creating a gluten-free, grain-free paleo version of my favorite chocolate soufflé.
The Celiac Disease Foundation's (CDF) annual Conference and Expo is almost a month away and I can't wait!
The CDF Conference and Expo provides you with the latest information from medical and nutrition experts on celiac disease and gluten-free living that is guaranteed to help you and your loved ones live a happier, healthier gluten-free lifestyle!