Better Breakfast Breads

Better Breakfast Breads

On Saturday, I ventured downtown to the Toledo Farmer’s Market.  I picked up some great plants, fruits and veggies. But the best purchases were made at booth 5 at Amy’s Custom Chocolates.  I was not interested in chocolate, I was interested in the gluten-free...
Snack Attack

Snack Attack

While it would great if we could have fresh fruit and veggies as snacks for our kids (our ourselves) all the time, it is not always convenient.  When throwing things in the diaper bag, pool bag or purse, I have found some quick gluten-free prepackaged snacks that...
Not So Moist Muffins

Not So Moist Muffins

Last week I found a mix I had not tried at Kroger.  I had a brunch to attend and wanted to bake some muffins that I could eat. The mix I tried was Hodgson Mill Apple Cinnamon Muffins.  The ingredient that seem to be missing from the mix was moisture. ...
Hot Hibachi

Hot Hibachi

What is better than watching your food set on fire in front of you?  Watching your friends’ food set on fire in front of you.  Sakura Japanese Steak House on Monroe Street is more than willing to cook a gluten-free meal in the kitchen for you.  They...
Gluten-Free Beer Garden

Gluten-Free Beer Garden

Looking for a wide variety of gluten-free beers? The Andersons’ in Maumee is the place to go.  They have a large shelf with many varieties of gluten-free beverages.  The Andersons’ on Talmadge has a small selection, but the one in Maumee has a much wider...

Don’t Forget the Dressing!

This is a plea to the wonderful restaurants that offer gluten free (gf) options. Please, don’t forget the dressing! A salad seems to be an easy option for restaurants to make GF given the frequency that they appear on the GF menu.  But, all too frequently, there are...

Pumpkin Perfect!

This is an awesome recipe that my sister found and modified to make it gluten-free (Thanks C).  They are great to bring to Thanksgiving.  I tried them out on my in-laws (who are gluten lovers) and the devoured them. Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies Ingredients ½ cup...
Olive Pits, not Garden

Olive Pits, not Garden

I have had gift cards for Olive Garden sitting in a drawer for a while, and recently decided to use them to grab take-out during a very busy week.  I called and placed the order based on the list of gluten-free options listed online.  I ordered the mixed...
Fries Guys, at Five Guys

Fries Guys, at Five Guys

I decided to try a new fast food place that was rumored to be ok to eat at for the non-gluten eating crowd.  Eating gluten-free at a fast food place makes me nervous.  Too many times I have received a strange look when ordering something bun-free, or...
No need to dunk this donut

No need to dunk this donut

It has been a very crazy few months, so my apologies for not posting much.   I am starting to get back into the swing of things by doing two things that makes me happy. . . cooking and baking. I have a weakness for sprinkles.  There is something about...