Gluten Free

Great Gluten Free Deals on Amazon

by Chrystal Johnson October 2, 2013

There are so many awesome gluten free products available today that weren’t available just a couple years ago. If you need (or want) to follow a gluten free diet, it’s not nearly as daunting as it once was. I’ve put together a list of gluten free deals from Amazon, along with price comparisons from Walmart, […]

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Rudi’s Makes Gluten Free Pizza Easy

by Chrystal Johnson September 6, 2013

One thing that I have seriously missed since going gluten free is good pizza. I haven’t even attempted to make my own gluten free pizza dough yet. I’d be so disappointed if it didn’t turn out and I was counting on having pizza. I recently received some coupons for free items from Rudi’s Gluten Free, […]

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Among Friends Gluten Free Baking Mixes

by Chrystal Johnson May 19, 2013

At Expo West, I met a ton of great brands offering new gluten free products. One of the companies I discovered Among Friends, which makes healthy baking mixes, including two gluten free cookie mixes. I brought home 2 bags of cookie mix with me: Phil ‘em Up, which includes Gluten-free Oats, Cranberries, Callebaut Chocolate. Shane’s […]

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Pecan Pie Bars Recipe {Gluten Free, Dairy Free, Egg Free}

by Chrystal Johnson May 2, 2013

Last Thanksgiving I was determined to come up with a Pecan Pie recipe that was gluten free, dairy free and egg free. That part was pretty easy, it was finding a recipe that was also free of refined sugars and GMO that was difficult. Almost all of the recipes called for corn syrup or corn […]

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Blue Diamond Thin Shell Almonds and Nut Crackers

by Chrystal Johnson April 17, 2013

Lately, I have been trying to remember to snack more frequently throughout the day to keep my blood sugar stable. I love trying new gluten free snacks, so I was excited to receive a couple of Blue Diamond’s latest snacks to try – Thin-Shell Almonds and Baked Nut Chips in Sea Salt. The Thin-Shell Almonds […]

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Gluten-Free Cooking For Dummies Review

by Chrystal Johnson March 7, 2013

When I first went gluten free, I didn’t really know where to start – so of course I turned to the internet for information. There is definitely an abundance of information online, but it can be overwhelming at first. In many ways, you have to learn to cook all over again when you go gluten […]

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Simply 7 Snacks Review

by Chrystal Johnson February 13, 2013

I tend to be more of a snacker than the type of person who eats big meals – I think that’s probably true of a lot of moms who work at home or stay at home with the kids. Being gluten free makes snacking more of a challenge because I really have to pay attention […]

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Ditch the Wheat: Grain Free Cookbook Sale

by Chrystal Johnson January 16, 2013

I have been really working hard on my gluten-free baking lately. I’ve done a good job with muffins, pies and cookies. But bread and cake have been a pretty big fail for me so far. I’m still working on it, I’m not going to give up, but it is a definite challenge. A fellow blogger […]

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Chocolate Mousse Pie Recipe {Gluten Free, Dairy Free and Egg Free}

by Chrystal Johnson November 27, 2012

I love, love, love to bake. Going gluten, dairy and egg free has created so many new challenges with baking that I’m slowly overcoming. Fortunately some of the tricks I’m learning are not only better for my food allergies, but healthier for my whole family too. I first came across this recipe on Lillian’s Test […]

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A New Look at Thanksgiving Meals – Thanks to My Food Allergies

by Chrystal Johnson November 15, 2012

Welcome to the November 2012 Natural Living Blog Carnival: Healthy Holiday Meals. This post was written for inclusion in the monthly Natural Living Blog Carnival hosted by Happy Mothering and The Pistachio Project through the Green Moms Network. This month our members have written posts about how they are making healthy choices during their holiday […]

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