Jump to content
  • entries
    2
  • comments
    0
  • views
    2,280

About this blog

Raising a gluten-free family of 5 (with 4 Celiacs) has been an insightful journey of learning and healing.  Follow my experiences of dealing with classroom parties, college dining services, well-meaning friends and family, learning how to reinvent my family's favorite recipes,  how to communicate gluten-free needs to others, gluten-free road tripping and travels, reading the fine print on labels, advocating for needs of others, helping those new to the gluten-free experience, and advice to never feel gipped by gluten-free living.

Entries in this blog

 

100% Celiac-Free…and other marketing blunders.

We have all been warned about tricksy stunts included in fine print.  We all know someone who has been duped by a some technical legal speak.  But what about the in your face statements that are just plain misleading?  When it comes to gluten free statements, errors whether accidental or intentional can be harmful.  The sad thing is that as more companies want a piece of the gluten-free pie, not all companies take due diligence in understanding gluten-free.   Just yesterday I experienced this n

beachbum

beachbum

 

It's Just One Cookie!

My first blog takes me back 5 years ago when my youngest daughter started her freshman year of high school.  She had been diagnosed Celiac  for 5 years at this point, by now I was sure my daughter had come to terms with her restrictive diet.  She was happy-go-lucky Madeline, ever smiling, always positive, living every day with joy. Little did I suspect that the social acceptance of being a young gluten-free teen was secretly troubling her and it was about to burst forth in a profusion of tears a

beachbum

beachbum

×
×
  • Create New...