Picnic Perfection – Hold The Gluten Podcast Episode 60

The latest episode of Hold The Gluten Podcast is now live! Episode 60 “Picnic Perfection” Features: Summer picnics – how to avoid getting glutened Maureen’s 7 layer dip recipe Homemade gluten-free dishes by host – how to handle? Pack your “emergency” gluten-free stash GoPicnic pre-packaged meals ready to eat meals Focus on fun, family & friends Delight’s new…

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Gluten-Free Online – Hold The Gluten Podcast Episode 59

The latest episode of Hold The Gluten Podcast is now live! Episode 59 “Gluten-Free Online” Features: Gluten-Free Dana Vollmer breaks world record. Gluten-Free Olympian updates – cheer them on! Gluten-free online – medical perspective Digestive Health SmartBrief and Restaurant SmartBrief Social media community – Pinterest – Maureen & Vanessa, Twitter, Facebook Gluten-Free Blog resources – some of our favs!  Gluten…

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Pizza Pizza! – Hold The Gluten Podcast Episode 54

The latest episode of Hold The Gluten Podcast is now live! Episode 54 “Pizza Pizza” Features: Happy 4th Birthday Hold The Gluten! Blair Raber, Celiac Disease Program at Children’s National Medical Center discusses the psychological impact of diagnosis Vanessa’s trip to Italy gluten-free food options Pribios Pasta & Ciro and Sons Domino’s Pizza NFCA Amber…

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Tell 5 Friends About Celiac – Hold The Gluten Podcast Episode 53

The latest episode of Hold The Gluten Podcast is now live! Episode 53 “Tell 5 Friends About Celiac” Features: Vanessa’s upcoming trip to Italy for the CIBUS Conference Vanessa researches gluten-free travel options in Italy Celiac Awareness Month – educate your family & friends.  Tell 5 random people! Check out the Gluten-Free Expos & Conferences…

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Celiac Awareness Month – Hold The Gluten Podcast Episode 52

The latest episode of Hold The Gluten Podcast is now live! Episode 52 “Celiac Awareness Moth ” Features: Vanessa’s gluten-free round table discussion with Wolf Blitzer of CNN Maureen & Vanessa talk about how it feels to be newly diagnosed What do YOU think of the HTG Podcast? Leave your feedback wherever you download this…

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Celebrating Mother’s Day

At times, it’s hard for me to remember life before the title of “Mom”.   I have many other labels – wife, daughter, sister, and friend, but “Mom” feels most special.  Being loved unconditionally is a pretty amazing thing.  There’s nothing like your son telling you how pretty you look when in all reality your hair…

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Gluten-Free Globetrotting – Hold The Gluten Podcast Episode 51

The latest episode of Hold The Gluten Podcast is now live! Episode 51 “Gluten-Free Globetrotting ” Features: Vanessa’s traveling to Phoenix Gluten-Free Expo 2012 Picazzo’s Restaurant in Sedona, AZ Gluten-Free Easter & Passover eats Super fab ice cream truck man (bring your GF cones!) What do YOU think of the HTG Podcast? Leave your feedback…

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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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My-Oh-My Cherry Pie (Cheesecake)!

April is one of my favorite months of the year. The sun seems to shine a bit brighter.  Yards and gardens are waking up from their long winter naps.  Families excitedly emerge to work and play outdoors.  All is new again.  Hello Spring, welcome back!  Despite Punxsutawney Phil’s chilly prediction, the warm weather has shown…

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Gluten-Free Fabulosity – Hold The Gluten Podcast Episode 49

The latest episode of Hold The Gluten Podcast is now live! Episode 49 “Gluten-Free Fabulosity” Features: Maureen’s gluten-free food finds! Obsessed with instant oatmeal, graham crackers, ice cream cones, “oreo” cookies, sugar & spice pan bars Vanessa’s Expo West gluten-free finds – Russo’s Pizza, RP’s Pasta, Pappardelle’s Pasta, Julie’s Organic Ice Cream, Hilary’s Eat Well,…

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