Gluten-Free Holiday Frenzy – Episode 76 Hold the Gluten

The latest episode of Hold the Gluten Podcast is now live! Episode 76 “Gluten-Free Holiday Frenzy” Features: Hanukkah gluten-free – latkes & brisket! Cheers to gluten-free alcoholic bevs Wholesome Chow‘s Gluten-Free Vegan Baking Mix Mike’s Hard Lemonade now gluten-free Maureen’s gluten-free holiday frustrations & pie crust debacle What do YOU think of the HTG Podcast? Leave your feedback wherever…

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Gluten-Free News, Gifts & Grub – Episode 75 Hold the Gluten

The latest episode of Hold the Gluten Podcast is now live! Episode 75 “Gluten-Free News, Gifts & Grub” Features: Maureen’s 2013 1/2 marathon – whoo hoo! Holiday gift baskets – gluten-free options GlutenFreely HUGE website sale Maureen’s new fav pizza crust – Udi’s thin & crispy pizza crusts Jennifer Espisoto of Blue Bloods Dr. Drew video with Jennifer…

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Gluten-Free Leftovers – Episode 74 Hold the Gluten Podcast

The latest episode of Hold the Gluten Podcast is now live! Episode 74 “Gluten-Free Leftovers” Features: Gluten-Free Turkey Day! Leftovers – what to do with them? What do YOU think of the HTG Podcast? Leave your feedback wherever you download this. Read the blog. Listen to the podcast. Educate yourself. Rock on Celiacs! Subscribe to the podcast using iTunes…

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Your Family Can Have a Spooktacular Gluten-Free Halloween!

I remember “Trick or Treating” as a child.  We ran house to house visiting neighbors who filled our pillowcases with Halloween treats.  When our pillowcases were too heavy to carry, we knew it was time to head back home and assess our loot.  Truth be told, I usually snuck a candy bar (or several) along…

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Get hopping! Easter’s on its way!

Get hopping!  Easter’s on its way! Looking for an egg-cellent (and tasty) activity to make with young ones?  I bake this adorable Easter bunny cake each year with my kiddos.  What a perfect finale to your egg hunt party or holiday meal! Easter Bunny Cake with Cream Cheese & Coconut Icing 2 (15-ounce) boxes of…

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GFreek Gluten Free Awards & Delight Magazine Giveaway – Hold The Gluten Podcast Episode 42

The latest episode of Hold The Gluten Podcast is now live! Episode 42 “GFreek Gluten Free Awards & Delight Magazine Giveaway ” Features: Special Guest Josh Schieffer of GFreek.com GFreek 2nd Annual Gluten-Free Awards Josh’s family’s gluten-free story December Gluten-Free Giveaway! Win one free download of the Winter/Holiday 2011 digital issue of Delight Gluten-Free Magazine.…

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Holiday Peppermint Bark Trees, Stockings, and Gingerbread Men

I’ve been racking my tinsel-filled brain trying to come up some little holiday gifts for teachers, friends, and that random aunt who only likes cats and QVC.  Since I didn’t want to give my gluten-free cookies away, the kids and I decided to make peppermint bark.  Traditional peppermint bark is made in sheets and broken…

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Gluten Free Holiday Party Tips

I’ve been gluten free for over five years. Most of the time I think I have this lifestyle down pat. I can easily name 20 gluten free flours, describe the inner workings of xanthan gum, and recite how to make fab waffles using Gluten Free Bisquick. Then the month of December arrives with a slew…

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Gluten Free Thanksgiving Stuffing

Turkey lurkey doo and Turkey lurkey dap I eat that turkey Then I take a nap Adam Sandler, The Thanksgiving Song As I feverishly type this post, we are but four short days away from Thanksgiving.  Families across America will be celebrating this wondrous holiday.  Aunt Gertrude will speak in great detail of her bunions…

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A Gluten Free Thanksgiving IS Possible!

When I was first diagnosed with Celiac Disease, Thanksgiving was a holiday that came with much trepidation.  Truth be told, Aunt Edna’s gelatin mold was indeed a bit scary, but my big fear was how to survive Thanksgiving gluten-free.  Our dinner table was traditionally laden with gluten-filled fare such as stuffing, rolls, gravy, and pies. …

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