Where Are You Emotionally on Your Gluten Free Journey?

Posted by on May 30, 2012 in Basics | 1 comment

Being gluten free has an emotional impact as well as a physical one. How are you feeling about your dietary guidelines and requirements? Regardless of whether you have a diagnosis of celiac disease, gluten intolerance or sensitivity, or you have a wheat allergy, your social, physical and mental health impact your emotions and lifestyle. Learn more here …

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Posted by on May 29, 2012 in Contests | 444 comments

Be sure to enter for your chance to win our First Anniversary Great Gluten Free Basket Giveaway prize valued at over $200.00. It’s filled with over 23 items from companies like King Arthur Flour, Enjoy Life, Red Apple Lipstick, Breads From Anna, Earth Balance, I Eat Different, and Justin’s All-Natural Nut Butters. Contest begins May 29, 2012 and ends June 8, 2012.

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Life in Pictures Series by I Am J The Blog

Posted by on May 26, 2012 in Newsy | 2 comments

Be sure to visit iamjtheblog.wordpress.com and follow the Life in Pictures Series. Great stories of gluten free bloggers/websites who live with celiac disease or being gluten intolerant or sensitive each and every day. Learn how each one navigates and influences the gluten-free community.

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Summer Salad with Tuna, Blueberries, and Cashews

Posted by on May 21, 2012 in Main Dishes, Seasonal, Summer | 0 comments

This Summer Salad recipe with tuna, dried blueberries, cashews, and cabbage delivers on flavor and is abundantly nutritious. Packed with protein and good fats, this main course or side dish also provides high fiber and vitamins and antioxidants. No cooking required for this gluten free, dairy free meal. Be sure to add these ingredients to your next shopping list for your fast weeknight menu planner.

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What Gluten Free Snacks Will You Be Eating This Summer?

Posted by on May 15, 2012 in Seasonal, Snacks, Summer | 2 comments

Our list of healthy gluten free grab-n-go snack foods are quick and easy to prepare and take along during the busy summer months of picnics, outdoor activities, sports, camps, and playing at the pool. Full of nutrition, these choices are kid-friendly and adult-approved.

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Red Apple Lipstick Product Review

Posted by on May 14, 2012 in Reviews | 2 comments

Red Apple Lipstick deserves a perfect product review of their gluten-free, vegan, paraben-free, allergen-free makeup line. They produce the best products on the market today. Jay Adam Harper, creator and owner, is creating a new line of gluten-free eye shadows as well.

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Celebrate Mother’s Day with the Perfect Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free Waffles

Posted by on May 12, 2012 in Breakfast | 0 comments

These gluten-free, dairy-free waffles are easy to make and the recipe doubles well for brunch or a large breakfast. Perfect for a Mother’s Day brunch or celebration. Packed with protein from almond flour. Serve topped with fresh berries, candied pecans, and a dollop of dairy-free whipped cream.

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Red Apple Lipstick Puts the Polish on the Little Black Dress Project

Posted by on May 10, 2012 in Newsy | 0 comments

Red Apple Lipstick was chosen as lipstick of choice by Professional Makeup Artist Andrea Schutter to be worn by all models at the Neil Hammond 4th Annual Little Black Dress Project. Jay Harper is creator of Red Apple Lipstick and Editor in Chief.

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The Gluten Glitch Children’s Book Review

Posted by on May 10, 2012 in Books | 0 comments

The Gluten Glitch is a touching and fun children’s book focusing on the feelings and emotions of being gluten-free. Without naming a specific diagnosis, author Stasie John helps readers work through their feelings about being different because they have to always eat differently. Whimsical yet honest!

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CNN’s Wolf Blitzer Interviews Celiac Disease Panel

Posted by on May 7, 2012 in Newsy | 0 comments

May is Celiac Awareness Month. CNN’s Wolf Blitzer interviews a panel about celiac disease and what it means to be gluten-free. The panel includes Vanessa Weisbrod of Delight Gluten-Free Magazine, John Snyder, MD, Director of Celiac Disease Program at Children’s National Medical Center, and Sarah Marx, CNN Production Assistant.

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Layered Enchilada Casserole – Gluten Free, Dairy Free Style

Posted by on May 5, 2012 in Cinco de Mayo, Main Dishes | 0 comments

Our Layered Enchilada Casserole recipe is gluten-free, dairy-free, and egg-free. This Mexican food main dish is layered with corn tortillas, seasoned chicken, chocolate and coffee enchilada sauce, and cumin for a bit of smoked flavor. Serve this up with our Taco Bar for a complete Cinco de Mayo Feast.

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How Colorful is Your Sink?

Posted by on May 3, 2012 in Basics, General, Tips | 0 comments

Eating fruits and vegetables from the entire color wheel, red, yellow, orange, green, blue, purple, and even white, can provide health benefits. Powerful antioxidants, vitamins, and minerals can play an important role in reducing the risk of heart disease, certain types of cancer, obesity, high blood pressure, arthritis, and also boost the immune system.

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Cinco de Mayo Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free Tacos

Posted by on May 2, 2012 in Cinco de Mayo, Main Dishes | 0 comments

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with our Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free Tacos. This recipe brings authentic Mexican food to your kitchen. Cooking is minimal and the ingredients are easy to prepare. A great meal any time of year. We use shredded chicken seasoned with chipotle peppers in adobo sauce, avocado, tomatoes, cilantro, salsa ranch dressing, and lime juice.

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