Banana Berry Oatmeal Muffins

Banana Berry Oatmeal Muffins are a hearty, gluten-free option for breakfast or a quick guilt-free snack!

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Goodbye, Gluten: Take 2

Despite the many drawbacks of being pregnant — morning sickness, aching bones and muscles, swollen feet, weight gain, headaches … — I’ve had the lovely opportunity for a gluten vacation. Not a vacation from gluten, but a vacation on gluten.  I was diagnosed with Celiac a few months before JD…

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We have a winner!

Congratulations, Ms. Jill Thompson Bonilla Ms. Melissa Altman-Traub! You’ve won the Bob’s Red Mill Giveaway! I’ve emailed you already, so please respond with the necessary information. I want to get your prize to you as soon as possible! Thanks to everyone who entered, and make sure you check back for future…

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Happy Anniversary!

Well, friends, it’s been a year. Exactly one year ago today I received my Celiac diagnosis. And I thought at that moment my life had ended. And it honestly felt like it had for quite some time. But I made it through (and I’m still making it through), and I’m better…

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30-Day Paleo Reset

Crown of fuzz

As I mentioned in a previous post, yesterday was the start of my 30-Day Reset. And, of course, I woke up with a nasty stomach ache and feeling generally like garbage. It was clearly a sign that I definitely needed to do this thing. I’m nervous about it because I LOVE…

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More Dietary Distress

It’s been almost a year since my Celiac diagnosis. It’s been an interesting twelve months with lots of learning and making mistakes and feeling frustrated and eventually finding success. And, just when I’m getting the hang of things, my body decides to slap me in the face and throw me another…

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Celebrate Celiac Awareness Month with Some Sweet Snacks!

It’s been almost a year since my C-Day diagnosis. I joined the Celiac club on May 30th, 2013, and who knew it was Celiac Awareness Month?! To honor my successfully surviving a full year of Celiacs and to celebrate Celiac Awareness Month, I’ve partnered with one of my favorite gluten-free…

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What was once strange is now familiar …

I’ve officially been gluten-free for a little over 6 months. My C-Day diagnosis came on May 30th, and I really thought for quite a while that life as I knew it was over. No more tasty heaping bowls of pasta. No more delicious cakes. No more fresh bread at restaurants…

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Momma’s Christmas Monster Cookies

Every year, my mother makes a mountain of Christmas cookies. I’m not joking. It’s a mountain. She bakes for approximately 2 days, and the outcome is an amazing array of ridiculously delicious treats. My favorites by far are her infamous Monster Cookies. They are a messy mix of M&Ms, peanut…

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Target is my gluten-free mecca!

I’m always on the search for gluten-free goodies but sadly am often disappointed by the options available. Trader Joe’s has a decent selection, but they are too far away from my house. I’m a bit morally opposed to Whole Foods (long story for another time) AND they are far away,…

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