Gluten Intolerance May Not Exist

Words of Celiac Disease |

A lot of talk has been going around the last few days about gluten intolerance not existing. Or, to better put it – It’s all in your head. It doesn’t exist. Being gluten-free is dumb. Etc… Now, it is an interesting topic in the fact that the doctor who said it does exist in the […]

The Easiest Way to Cook a Whole Chicken

Beautiful Roast Chicken |

As you can see, trying to cook a whole chicken this way ain’t always pretty. But it sure is easy. Easy, peasy. Easy, peasy. Lemon, squeezy! I like easy. With two small-ish kids, trying to work full time and getting this blog up and running again, I need easy. Easy, peasy. Lemon, squeezy! Or lemon greasy, if […]

How to Saber a Champagne Bottle

Massive Saber |

Wednesdays are going to be video days. All videos will be gluten-free, of course. If not, it will be because I plan on showing how to do it gluten-free. Hopefully, I can start making my own soon. Do a mashup of my Max and Mum videos and gluten-free. I already have one set up to […]

Gluten-Free Diet Reduces Risk of Type 1 Diabetes in Mice

Dandelion Seeds |

Well, isn’t this interesting. Seems like the researchers at The University of Copenhagen have been doing some research. They found that having pregnant mice on a gluten-free diet gave their offspring a reduced risk of developing type 1 diabetes. While we all know that mice are not people, it does give food for thought, so to speak. […]

Why You Should Invest in a Slow Cooker (if you haven’t already)

Easy Gluten-Free with a Slow Cooker |

Slow Cookers. Crockpots. Big thing on the kitchen counter with flower designs or just plain brown that your mom used to throw a bunch of stuff in before you ran out the door to school, and then you have strange flavored mush or stew that night for dinner… (or was that just me?) They have […]

The Best Coffee Shop in Pacific Grove, CA!

Best Coffee Shop in Pacific Grove, CA |

So, I just want to give a great big shoutout to The CoffeeWorks in Pacific Grove, CA. They are awesome! They are… The Best Coffee Shop in Pacific Grove, CA! They have amazing coffee from Santa Cruz Coffee Roasting. They have FREE WIFI! (Always a plus for us folks that can’t accomplish any work at […]

The Top 5 Reasons Why You Should Shop at Trader Joe’s

Trader Joe's |

Trader Joe’s is awesome! You should totally shop there. There are so many reasons. Reason #1 you should shop at Trader Joe’s So, the other day… I was opening a couple of packets of chicken to put in my slow cooker. The first one was fine and normal. Plop! In it went. I opened the […]

Gluten-Free in Monterey Bay, CA

Our Little Surprise

Hey there! Is anyone still there? Well, I am still here, too. Just had a big surprise come into our lives. That’s why I have been gone for a couple of years. You see this surprise took/takes a lot of work, care, time and effort. But he is oh-so-worth it. Oops! Did I give it […]

Gluten-Free Christmas Gift List

Living Gluten-Free for Dummies |

Are you looking for a great gluten-free Christmas gift for the gluten-free person in your life? Well, I have some suggestions that might help you. For the New-to-Gluten-Free-Lifestyle:       For the Person-Who-Loves-to-Cook:   For the Person-Who-Has-Other-Food-Intolerances: For the Person-Who-Loves-Chocolate:     For the Person-Who-Money-Is-No-Object:   Related Posts:Gluten-Free Pumpkin MuffinsCrustless Fudge Pie—The Clark Kent […]

Lillian Reviews My Pumpkin Muffins

Gluten-Free Pumpkin Muffins |

Lillian is awesome! Lillian from Lillian’s Test Kitchen. Just have to say that. Seriously! She makes grain-free, dairy-free, cane sugar-free, and soy-free recipes for the first time on camera. She also went to my dream school. And, she’s a fellow actress. OK, I haven’t done anything for over a decade, but I am still one […]