Welcome Home to RM Bistro: A Gluten Free Restaurant Review

Sometimes a restaurant opens that reminds you of home; it just has that comforting feeling like you could spend the entire night curled up with a hot cup of tea. RM Bistro, which opened in October in Commack NY and serves progressive Indian cuisine, is one such place. The owners and chefs, members of the Read More …

Celtic Celiac’s 2016 Gluten Free Holiday Gift Guide

Happy happy holidays! Thanksgiving is in less than a week and I feel like I am WAY behind with everything holiday related. I barely know what I’ll be doing for Thanksgiving and I am still in full shopping mode for December. I am guessing you probably are as well so let’s hope this gift guide Read More …

2016 3rd Annual Food Blogger Holiday Gift Exchange

It’s that time again! If you are a food blogger I’d like to invite you to participate in this year’s 3rd Annual Food Blogger Holiday Gift Exchange. Since I took over the exchange from Gluten Hates Me I’ve seen the participation grow, and I am hoping this will be the biggest year yet! So, How can Read More …

Potluck Dinner Club: Rainbow Potluck (with bonus Corn Salsa Recipe)

September’s potluck theme was based on the colors of the rainbow. Each attendee had to choose a main color for their dish, and no two attendees could have the same color until we’d fulfilled the rainbow. The result was a scrumptious hodge podge of dishes across the entire spectrum. Some things were naturally those colors Read More …

30 Gluten Free Halloween Recipes

Autumn is my favorite season, especially when it comes to available food ingredients and flavors. Apple? Hell yes! Pumpkin? Damn straight! Honey? Cinnamon? Tea? Sweet Potatoes? YES YES YES AND YES. Halloween is one of the best opportunities to put these ingredients to good use while taking a moment to get creative and make some funky Read More …

A new take on wine pairings with SkinnyPop Popcorn

 (Note: I was not compensated in any way by Skinny Pop for the below review, all opinions expressed are my own.)  I LOVE popcorn. I can’t really explain it but the simple crunch and the versatility in flavoring is incredibly satisfying. At the movies I almost always indulge and get a bag of popcorn lathered in butter Read More …

How to win a year supply of Sweet Note Bakery Bagels: #BagelToSchool

In May I did a review and giveaway for Sweet Note Bakery, who makes a great line of gluten free authentic New York Bagels. These bagels are versatile, fresh, and delicious. I’ve seen them all over locally since then, which is great, but for those of us who might not have them available near by (or Read More …

Personal Farmer’s Pies (Gluten Free and Vegetarian)

It’s been about four years or so since I cut out most meat (except for fish and the occasional bite) from my diet due to cholesterol issues, and until recently I really didn’t cook much with meat substitutes. I couldn’t figure out what to do with them, and couldn’t find many that were gluten free. Read More …

Potluck Dinner Club: American Foods (with Bonus Broccoli Salad Recipe)

Independence Day is a great opportunity to recognize not only summer themed foods but also American food traditions, and you just can’t beat it when there are gluten free opportunities. July’s potluck kept this idea in mind and gave us another opportunity to celebrate American foods. Although a rainy day we held the potluck at Read More …

Support Long Island Gluten Free Companies by Shopping at Taste the East End

My day job as a Prevention Specialist/Community Development Specialist doing community substance abuse prevention work brings me all over Long Island, from Sag Harbor to Oceanside. The benefit of this, when I give myself the time anyway, is that I get to explore fun new towns and shops I wouldn’t otherwise visit. It’s sometimes like Read More …