Tag Archives: parties

Gluten Free Holidays and Being Well

I’ve been struggling for the last two or three weeks with being sick.  As far as we can tell, this has absolutely nothing to do with my being gluten intolerant – it’s all other stuff – but considering that one … Continue reading

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On Making Guests Feel Welcome and Making Guests Feel Crappy

Thursday evening I read a post by Gluten Free Girl on Facebook.  She’d linked to an article where Martha Stewart was quoted as saying something like people with food allergies were just being picky and could stand to miss a … Continue reading

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“So, Have You Lost Weight?

First of all, holiday parties are mine fields for anyone with food sensitivities.  Not only are there tables groaning with home-baked holiday treats, but all the “real” food seems to be full of gluten too. This week, my office had … Continue reading

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“I’m Not Dead Yet!”

Is anyone out there a Monty Python fan?  Just me…  Oh well…  The name of this post won’t make a bit of sense then. Anyway, I just wanted to check in quickly.  I’ve been working like crazy.  Between my two … Continue reading

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Gluten and Gum Free at Disneyland

I went to Disneyland this weekend for the first time since starting on my gluten- and gum-free journey. It was not easy. Eating at Disneyland is like eating at a party.  Easy until you actually get there. I actually packed … Continue reading

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Gluten Free Weekend

I actually have a recipe to post, but forgot to upload the photos.  Oops.  I’ll get to it later this week, I promise!  For now?  A quick update. First things first – since I started being hyper aware of processed … Continue reading

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Leek and Mushroom Risotto

The longer I eat gluten free, the more I realize that it’s not about depriving myself of anything.  It’s about realizing what’s best for me, and going with it.  In the last 5 weeks, I’ve eaten virtually everything I love. … Continue reading

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