Food Allergy Awareness Week: Multimedia Campaign Tackles Food Allergy Bullying

Just recently Disney channel was scheduled to air an episode of Jessie where a child was being bullied because he has to eat gluten-free. Thankfully the gluten-free community came together to keep it from airing. I just had the t.v. on and saw a commercial about stopping food allergy bullying in schools. This is a wonderful campaign and hope that this message gets across to … Continue reading Food Allergy Awareness Week: Multimedia Campaign Tackles Food Allergy Bullying

Gluten free testing

I came across this website that a registered dietician started. She tests products that are labeled gluten free as well as products that are not labeled gluten free but have no gluten in the ingredient list. To get the actual reports from her testing, you have to sign up and pay $4.99 a month.   Gluten Free Watchdog, LLC tests labeled gluten-free foods. Starting in … Continue reading Gluten free testing

Healthy Gluten Free Kids and Families 2013 Recipe Contest

Healthy Gluten Free Kids and Families 2013 Recipe Contest Enter your original gluten-free recipe. There’s categories for just   about any kind of recipe you create: Appetizers; Snacks & Dips;   Beverages; Breads & Rolls; Soups & Salads; Main Dishes &   Meat; Side Dishes & Vegetables; Desserts, Cookies & Candies; and   — for those under 14 — Crafts. The contest officially opens 5/1/2013, but if you enter … Continue reading Healthy Gluten Free Kids and Families 2013 Recipe Contest

“Celiac Diet”

Ever since my daughter was diagnosed, I’m very sensitive about this issue and feel very passionate about raising awareness Of course many people choose a “Gluten-free diet” for their own personal reasons which is perfectly fine and up to the individual. The reason for this post is to make sure that people understand the difference between “gluten-free diet” and “Celiac diet”. If you have a gluten intolerance or a gluten allergy where some people … Continue reading “Celiac Diet”

Pillsbury coming out with a NEW gluten-free product line

Pillsbury has been wonderful with introducing us with new gluten-free products like: Chex cereals, Bisquick and much more…. Now they have come up with a new gluten-free product line of cookie dough, pastry dough, and pizza dough tubs. I have called the company and they stated that they  will be in stores at the end of May or by Beginning of June and they also stated … Continue reading Pillsbury coming out with a NEW gluten-free product line

Perfect chocolate covered strawberries

Chocolate Covered Strawberries  Here’s what you will need: 1 package of Baker’s white chocolate bars 1 package of semi-sweet chocolate chips 1 package of dark chocolate chips 1 large package of strawberries 1 sandwich size Ziploc bag Large baking sheet parchment paper Rinse and dry the strawberries Melt the semi-sweet and dark chocolate chips in a double boiler by placing a medium size saucepan with … Continue reading Perfect chocolate covered strawberries