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Member Since 25 Jun 2009
Offline Last Active Apr 19 2015 05:40 PM

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In Topic: Good News And Bad News And Need Some Help

19 April 2015 - 04:31 PM

Thank you both. My doctor wants me to be really strict at first. Ugh. So much stuff has dairy in it. I feel like I'm back to the figuring out what is gluten free again. I'm just trying to figure out what for now I can have for meals. As all my easy go tos have diary. 

In Topic: Chef That Wants To Borrow Your Shoes...i'm Taking A Walk

28 January 2015 - 07:23 PM

If you wear makeup you are going to have to check with the makeup companies to make sure that the makeup you are wearing is gluten free.  Also check out your soaps and conditioner and facial products, lotions etc.  Most of the information lines are only open 9-5. Check any over the counter medication that you take for gluten. Good Luck. 

In Topic: Halloween Celiac Stereotypes

18 January 2015 - 09:29 PM

I don't think it is funny. While we can see it as a comment on the larger aspects of society, kids with celiac (and other medical conditions) are bullied by other kids enough. They don't need to be made fun of by adults too. Even if it is social commentary. A kid who sees this isn't going to see the social commentary, just another thing that shows it is okay to make fund of kids with celiac. 

In Topic: Chef That Wants Your Feedback

17 January 2015 - 02:23 PM


I just saw this thread. I have a number of issues. 

1) Trust: Being able to trust the restaurant that I want to eat at. That they aren't going to make me sick because they are doing stupid things. The one that blew me the way the most and has kept me from eating anything at their restaurant was when I went and they had their french fries on their gluten free menu (yay for me as I hadn't had french fries except ones I made in over 2 years) and when I was asking questions about them they said that while they had a dedicated gluten free fryer, when things got busy they would just throw everything in whatever fryer. But yet they had their french fries on their gluten free menu. 


2) Dessert. I want a yummy satisfying dessert that isn't ice cream. I love ice cream, but when everyone else can have cake and cookies and other nummy looking and smelling desserts and I'm left with ice cream, it makes me sad. 


3) Cinnamon rolls!!!! I have not had any good fluffy cinnamon rolls, I've tried Udi's and they just don't cut it though I love their muffins.. (I have cravings for Cinnabon cinnamon rolls). Everything is so dense across the board when it comes to baked goods. 


4) Being taken seriously.By wait staff and friends and the public in general. That we aren't asking questions to be obnoxious. That it isn't something to joke about. I want to be able to go out with my friends to eat and not have them feel uncomfortable because I can't eat with them. 

In Topic: Possible To Be Glutened?

02 January 2015 - 09:39 PM

I found I was getting glutened when I ate at shared computers at work. It forced me to take a break to actually eat lunch.