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Hello 2018

Hello 2018, and hello to you! I’m ready to tackle a whole new year and a whole new set of goals? I’m ready for all the new things 2018 has to offer. Are you? 2017 was great in so many ways. As I reflect on my…

Welcome To Stayglutenfree.com

Why I Bake Gluten Free And Mostly Vegan

Before I share one more recipe I thought it was important to tell you why I bake gluten free and mostly vegan. If you aren’t familiar with vegan baking, it means to bake without the use of animal products.  For example, for me, this means without the use…

The Struggles Of Being A Food Allergy Mom

I found myself a little down and discouraged this week. I had two sick kids and two complete nights without sleep. During this time, instead of praying and trying to focus on the light at the end of the tunnel, I found myself dwelling on the struggles of being a…

So Much To Do, So Little Time

Do you ever feel like this? So much to do, and so little time. As we begin this new year, there is always the hope of more time. But no matter how good our intentions, the everyday grind always seems to creep up and take that time away. Everyday I…

A New Year Is Time For New Plans

I have always loved January 1. It’s a new year, a new beginning and a new opportunity to make myself better. My new years plans have always included coming up with things to accomplish in the year to come. Today, instead of sharing a recipe, I wanted to…

Our First Thanksgiving With Food Allergies

Our first thanksgiving with food allergies was one I will never forget. It was my very first time preparing and cooking a turkey, let alone a gluten free one. I remember doing some research, but gluten free cooking was still very new to me. Because my son had multiple food…

My Gluten Free Kitchen

My childhood memories of being in the kitchen were mixed. I have great memories of cooking and baking with my both my parents. And I also have those, not so great memories of, “you cannot leave the dinner table until you have finished eating”. Those were the memories…

The Effects Of Gluten On My Life

I want to share with you the effects of gluten on my life. I grew up having migraines. When I was young, I remember crying to my mom about how bad my head hurt. Her remedy was a St. Joseph brand baby aspirin. Little did I know that would be…

My Inspiration For Stayglutenfree.com

My inspiration for this blog came from my desire to bring some of these missed foods back into my life. I have missed the taste of really good food since I became gluten free. Becoming gluten free was not really a choice, but a necessity. Gluten had very unpleasant effects…