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Shopping for Gluten-free Foods in Colorado
September 29, 2013 – 7:47 pm | 2 Comments
Shopping for Gluten-free Foods in Colorado

There are many reasons why I love living in Colorado. Our spectacular mountains and 300+ days of sunshine per year allow us to do many outdoor activities year-round. Our state attracts people who …

Dr. Schar Delivers Great Gluten-free Products
September 16, 2010 – 3:35 pm | No Comments
Dr. Schar Delivers Great Gluten-free Products

As we made our way back from Chicago to Colorado this summer, we made an overnight stop in Omaha, Nebraska. We needed to stock up on some food for the last day of our …

Korean Chicken Galbi Goes Gluten-free
August 23, 2010 – 10:36 am | No Comments
Korean Chicken Galbi Goes Gluten-free

Barbequed meat is a beautiful thing to meat lovers everywhere, and most countries have a traditional dish that anyone would enjoy.  Whether it’s Southern smoked barbeque, Indian tandoori, or Korean galbi, there’s something for everyone.
One …

Gluten-Free Carrot-Cake Muffins
May 19, 2010 – 9:47 am | No Comments
Gluten-Free Carrot-Cake Muffins

Carrot cake is one of my favorites, and carrot muffins are right up there too.  Since going gluten-free, I haven’t had them in a long time, so I decided to try to make a batch …

Gluten Free Pantry Muffin and Scone Mix
May 17, 2010 – 9:15 am | No Comments
Gluten Free Pantry Muffin and Scone Mix

My daughter was recently invited to a birthday party at a cooking school for kids.  On the menu was chicken salad (which was gluten-free and dairy-free) and chocolate chip scones (which were not).  So, we …

Gluten-free Chocolate Zucchini Muffins
May 11, 2010 – 5:46 pm | No Comments
Gluten-free Chocolate Zucchini Muffins

As the summer growing season approaches, I am looking forward to harvesting vegetables from our small garden. We always plant zucchini, and even though we typically only have one plant, we usually have MORE …

The Best Gluten-free, Dairy-free Chocolate Chip Cookies
March 1, 2010 – 7:34 pm | No Comments
The Best Gluten-free, Dairy-free Chocolate Chip Cookies

There is probably nothing quite as satisfying as a crispy-on-the-outside, chewy-in-the-middle, homemade chocolate chip cookie. I remember baking them with my mom when I was a kid, and my husband and I used to …

Stocking Your Gluten-free Pantry
February 16, 2010 – 5:57 pm | 2 Comments
Stocking Your Gluten-free Pantry

Making the transition from eating regular, wheat-filled products to gluten-free products can be overwhelming.  You have to get rid of products you have been buying for years, and you have to start buying unfamiliar brands.  …

Gluten-Free Beers – Taste Test
February 4, 2010 – 8:28 am | No Comments
Gluten-Free Beers – Taste Test

With the Super Bowl (and Super Bowl parties) approaching, the question of what food and beverages to serve your friends naturally comes up, and in our gluten-free house, traditional beer is off limits. But …

Baking Basics: Gluten-free Flour Blends
January 13, 2010 – 8:40 am | 12 Comments
Baking Basics: Gluten-free Flour Blends

When I started baking gluten-free, I went through a big learning curve to understand the properties of various gluten-free flours, and how to mix them to get the results I wanted.  I studied cookbooks, took …