Gluten Free Diet: Foods You Can Eat

  Gluten Free Foods You Can Eat  You’ve just been told you have to follow a gluten free diet. Okay! Sounds easy enough until you start checking all the labels on the foods and cans that you have stored in your pantry! Yikes! So many things contain wheat that you never even thought of before.…

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Gluten Free Chocolate Pizzelles

My grandmother would make pizzelle cookies every year for our family Christmas dinner. 25 of us would sit around and munch on these while we waited for dinner. When we were ready to go home and take leftovers with us, the pizzelles were the first to go. You had to be quick to get any…

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Gluten Free Diet: Xanthan Gum and Why You Need It

  Xanthan Gum What is it and why you need it     When you are on a gluten free diet and start baking and cooking with gluten free ingredients, some of them seem a little strange. That is definitely true with xanthan gum. I have a lot of people at my cooking classes ask…

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Gluten Free Bread: Yeast Free Made Easy

Making the easiest bread of all Quick Breads.   Out of the gluten free breads, gluten free quick breads are one of the easiest breads to bake. Not having to deal with yeast and trying to make something that is naturally very glutinous with ingredients that are not, makes this my favorite thing to bake. Quick breads are so…

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Gluten Free Flour: Why Grind Your Own?

 You Need to Use Whole Grains in Your Baking Everyone’s talking about whole grains. You see recipes for quinoa, millet and other ancient grains in lots of cooking magazines. So how come we don’t see it in the gluten free world? Yeh, people talk about it all the time and then take home gluten free…

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Gluten Free Diet: Want Convenient gluten free mixes…Do this!

Let’s Make our own Gluten Free Pre-Packaged Mixes!     Living on a gluten free diet, you miss the ability to go to the grocery store and pick up even the simplest of things. Label reading is second nature to you and can become very discouraging as EVERYTHING seems to contain gluten! It would be great…

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