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 Strawberry Zucchini Muffins! (& Where the Heck Have I Been?)

Gluten-Free Strawberry Zucchini Muffins

She has returned from hiatus! No, not Meredith Grey. Just me. As I said a couple of months ago, I needed to take a couple of months off from the blog to catch up on everything else. Funny how that couple of months/couple of months thing worked out. I kept to my word. I wrote a few posts that […]

NFCA and Celiac Awareness Month

So, I am trying to take a break from the blog to get my life in some kind of order, right? Things are just too crazy, and something has to give for the moment. But, I promised certain blog post would go up, so I keep my promises. And, somehow, in this promising that I […]

Do You Want Easy Gluten-Free Living? You Need Support!

Diane from The W.H.O.L.E. Gang is doing a special series for Celiac Awareness Month (May). It is call 30 Days to Easy Gluten-Free Living. So far, there have been some amazing posts about everything from foods to keep stocked in your pantry to how to get your kids to eat whole foods to inspiration for […]

Why Are We Allergic to So Many Foods?

Please forgive me if you see this Ted Talk everywhere, but I just had to post it after watching it. Michelle, at What’s Cooking with Kids posted this yesterday, and it is fabulous. Robyn O’Brien talks about why our food allergies have gone through the roof since the early 90s. Please share this with as […]

Go Dairy Free Winner, and I’m Taking a Little Break.

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First, I just want to let you know that I have finally recovered from the flu enough (not completely, mind you) to pick a winner of the fabulous book, Go Dairy Free, by my friend Alisa Flemming. It is Ariana Anderson, who writes The Frugally Rich Life. Congratulations, Ariana! The next thing I want to […]

Answers to My Lies (and Truth)

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The truth. And nothing but the truth. Diane forced me to lie (yes, I am going to keep blaming her. I didn’t say I wasn’t going to blame. I’m just not going to lie anymore. At least not in this post.), and now I will tell you all the truth. I was going to just […]

I Won the Memetastic Award! What?!?!

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It is the middle of the award season. (Thank goodness I don’t live in L.A. anymore.) Well, bloggers have awards themselves. Some are organized and a bit stuffy like all of the rest of the awards, and some a just fun. This is one of those fun ones. Diane from The W.H.O.L.E. Gang awarded me […]

Do NOT Make the Asada Stew (until I redo the recipe)

Please, please, please forgive me. I am begging you. If it’s any consolation, at least I only poisoned myself in our household. I am hoping no one has had time to make the Asada Stew recipe I posted a couple of days ago. It was brought to my attention by Anne of Gluten-Free Musings that […]

Gluten-Free Banana Muffins (Or Chocolate Banana Muffins)

Gluten-Free Chocolate Banana Muffin

If you have been reading my posts, you will know that my mom wasn’t a big baker when I was younger. But, she had a few things that she made. Black Midnight Chocolate Cake was one of them. I guess that’s one of the reasons why I have an affinity for chocolate cake. Another one […]