Happy New Year! Vanessa travels to Breezes Bahamas and has gluten-free food galore! Best beer battered onion ring recipe ever. Colleges that cater to gluten-free students.
Sadly, fires, floods, and other emergencies can happen any time. Make a plan and create a well-stocked gluten-free emergency preparation kit.
I used to love eating my way down the boardwalk at the shore! The (gluten filled) possibilities were endless! Since going gluten free, I had a much harder time finding safe and gluten free foods on the boardwalk. I would frustratedly munch on nuts or a protein bar (yippee) while my hubby and kids ate all things off limits. Hmpf.
We recently took an overnight family trip to Washington DC. Between planning tours and sightseeing excursions that would entertain my five and eight year old (and successfully hold my very short nonexistent attention span), I realized I HAD to do some research on where to safely dine gluten free while in DC.
I used to be a spur of the moment kind of girl. Weekends on a whim; day trips decided by the flip of a coin (or a suspenseful game of eeny meeny miny moe). Then in 2005, my free spirit promptly crashed and burned. Insert resounding KABLAM here. I was diagnosed with Celiac Disease and suddenly had to plan even the smallest of details.
Sweet Freedom Bakery in Philadelphia, PA's baked goods are not only gluten-free (score!), but vegan (dairy-free, casein-free, egg-free) and without corn, peanuts, and soy. It was overwhelmingly amazing to walk into a bakery and be able to eat every single item on the menu!
Amazingly safe dining in Walt Disney World. Sit down versus counter service gluten-free options. How to work with the waitstaff for a safe order.
The City of Brotherly Love has a bevy of gluten-free options. Would you get a tattoo to proclaim you're gluten-free? Gluten-free advice from The Celiac Disease Center at Columbia University.
Learn how to expertly prepare for traveling. Make sure to pack gluten-free snacks & research places to safely eat at your destination. What airlines are offering gluten-free meals?