Gluten-Free Dessert, Drool, and Kristan Higgins

One of my favorite escapes from the drama of life is losing myself in a fabulous book.  Not much beats crawling into bed early with a great read…especially when it has the trifecta of humor, light romance, and drama.  No one delivers better on that forefront than author Kristan Higgins. Kristan is a New York … Continue reading

Allergy Friendly Easter Egg Hunts

We LOVE egg hunts!  There are always a million and one Easter egg hunts in our neighborhood every year.  The neighbors have one, the church has one, the school has one…the list goes on. I still remember the first church egg hunt we attended.  My son was able to pick up as many eggs as … Continue reading

Egg-Free? Now You Can Dye Easter “Eggs” Too!

When my child was first diagnosed with food allergies, egg was one of them.  Thankfully, he has outgrown that allergy. Still, I remember how hard it was to find good allergy-friendly substitutes and I definitely remember how challenging Easter would be every year.   Afterall, the entire holiday revolves around eggs.  Granted, plastic eggs work just … Continue reading

Words To Live and Create By

If you follow me here on the blog or on social media, you already know I was blessed to attend the Gluten-Free Food Allergy Fest in Austin during the last weekend in February. As a gluten-free gal with celiac disease, this kind of event is a dream come true for my stomach!  Although I’ll admit … Continue reading

Gluten-Free Product Round Up

If you follow me here on the blog or on social media, you already know I was blessed to attend the Gluten-Free Food Allergy Fest in Austin during the last weekend in February. As a gluten-free gal with celiac disease, this kind of event is a dream come true for my stomach!  Here are some … Continue reading

Will We Be The Reason The Helpers Quit?

A week or so ago, my Facebook and Twitter feeds were filled with two major news stories: An individual is suing P.F. Chang’s for allegedly charging higher prices for gluten-free versions of their menu items. Mondelez International acquired Enjoy Life Foods. Minutes later, the fallout began and it hasn’t yet stopped. The blogsphere is buzzing … Continue reading

Nine New Friends You Just HAVE To Meet

Despite the icy roads and crazy cold Texas weather, I had an amazing time at Gluten-Free Food Allergy Fest in Austin today! These were the lovely ladies I shared my blogging booth with! This is me with Erin Smith.  If you are wondering about traveling gluten-free, THIS is your gal.  Follow her at Gluten-Free Globetrotter … Continue reading

Ticket Giveaway: Gluten-Free Food Allergy Fest Austin

**GIVEAWAY UPDATE:  Congratulations to the GFFAF Austin ticket winners, Grace Matlock and Charla Turnbow!**   Living Without’s Gluten-Free Food Allergy Fest is coming to Austin on February 28th and March 1st of 2015.  I’m going to be there and would love to meet you!  Keep reading for more information on how two lucky individuals can … Continue reading