Best Flourless Black Bean Brownie Recipe contributed by Melissa Cole of WFSB We’re delighted to welcome Melissa Cole of WFSB Channel 3 as one of our new contributors!  Melissa has been gluten free for years, and will be supplying us with her favorite recipes, tips and products, She adapted this flourless, black bean brownie recipe…

Avon Country Deli, nestled in historic Riverdale Farms, is one of the Farmington Valley’s best kept secrets. They’ve got incredible outdoor  seating, a gorgeous view of Hublein Tower, and delicious gluten-free options.  Open for breakfast(served all day) and lunch only, you can get any sandwich on gluten-free bread, breakfast sandwiches on GF english muffins(see eggs…

We’re suckers for gluten-free baked goods, especially when they’re made in house with a personal touch. And when we walked into Love Heart’s Bakery and Cafe in Litchfield, we knew immediately that we had found exactly that.  With mismatched tables, a full coffee bar, a cozy feel, and gluten-free options popping out from all directions,…

Best Gluten-Free Pizza in Connecticut? Here Are Our Favorites!  Everyone loves pizza, but when you’re celiac or gluten sensitive, being a pizza lover can be risky. There aren’t many places to get a celiac-safe pie in Connecticut, so we’ve compiled a list of our personal favorites, including details about their kitchen practices. But remember –…

We just love hamantaschen, and whether you celebrate the holiday or not, it’s pretty hard to resist cookies with sweet jam inside. So here’s our second recipe, this one using Jovial Foods’ Pastry Flour. And if you’ve been wondering just how to make hamantaschen, read on – so easy, fun, and delicious!  Gluten-Free Hamanatashen Adapted from reformjudaism.org Ingredients:…

If you’ve got a sweet tooth like we do, then you’re probably always looking for healthy ways to satisfy it, like we do. Melissa Cole of WFSB Channel 3 in Hartford really knows her stuff when it comes to being gluten free and healthy, and we thank her for this awesome GF and grain-free flourless…

Gluten-Free Play Dough Recipe, from Living Well Mom If you’ve got gluten-free or celiac kids, play dough just might be something that you’re missing. But, fear not – we found a great gluten-free recipe – go make some and enjoy! Ingredients 1 cup baking soda 1/2 cup corn starch 3/4 cup water food coloring Directions:…

Gluten-Free Chocolate Peanut Butter Protein Mug Cake When you’re in the mood for a little something sweet but it’s not cheat day, you may want to give this mug cake a try. It was submitted by our local Instagram friend Meaghan Penrod of LowKeyGlutenFree, who was diagnosed with celiac disease 5 years ago. Thanks Meaghan!…