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Gluten Free Pancakes

Gluten Free Pancakes

Waking up on a Monday morning can be rough. As I was thinking about how fast the weekend flew by I said to myself, “What the heck, I’m gonna make some pancakes and surprise Roniboy with a fun breakfast.” I’m thankful that I don’t have to make gluten, soy, and dairy free pancakes by scratch...
Noodling around

Noodling around

Gluten-free means pasta is off limits, right? Not necessarily. There are rice noodles, which are safe to eat as they’re primarily made of rice flour and water. They sometimes contains tapioca or cornstarch to improve texture. Rice noodles, being an age-old staple in many Asian cultures, are really not even an alternative to what many...
New Pantry: SCD Legal Bacon

New Pantry: SCD Legal Bacon

I am the lady who stands around the deli aisle reading the fine print on each package. I am also a lady who loves bacon. So when I found SCD legal bacon at our local Sunflower Market, I did a little dance. Then I bought 6 packages. No kidding. Only the honey cured varietal is...
New Pantry: Annie's Naturals Dijon Mustard

New Pantry: Annie’s Naturals Dijon Mustard

Restricting my diet has given me a new appreciation for good condiments. These days most of my condiments involve some amount of Annie’s Naturals Dijon Mustard. Part of me will always remember Annie’s as being the best maker of boxed macaroni and cheese EVER (they even have a gluten-free though not dairy-free version). Now I...
Gluten-free Beer Taste-off

Gluten-free Beer Taste-off

Not drinking beer has been extremely difficult since removing gluten from my diet. This is especially true living in Fort Collins, a city where you can’t escape beer. Here, there are more than a handful of breweries, weekly tastings and an annual parade of 10,000 people on bicycles paying homage to the beverage. An alternative...
Redefining Pizza

Redefining Pizza

A world without pizza. Can you even imagine? There’s an old joke that pizza is a complete meal because it contains the major food groups. Yes, this may technically be true, but that doesn’t mean its necessary the healthiest meal you could have. For those with food allergies or intolerances, such an indulgence goes beyond...
Dehydrated Foods While Traveling

Dehydrated Foods While Traveling

We’re taking off soon for a fun trip out to LA to catch up with some old pals from Boston and DC. I’m so excited to see them however, the next few days I’ll be helping my partner-in-crime (who is gluten, dairy, corn, and soy free) figure what kind of food to take with us...