Sometimes you just get sick of your ice cream in a cup. And sometimes you just get sick of sorbet, because you don’t eat dairy. Here are some places that can help! This amazing cashew milk ice cream on a GF cone comes from Divine Treasures in Manchester, CT. They’ve got vegan chocolates, cookies, cashew…

Celiac safe GF pizza? It’s not easy to find these days. Here are some places around the state that can do it! Colony Grill – they are not dedicated GF, but they can make you a safe and delicious pizza! Many satisfied celiac customers!  Locations in Stamford, Milford, Norwalk, and Fairfield. Harry’s Bishop’s Corner – no…

If you have a child with celiac disease, gluten sensitivity, or any food allergy, you know how hard birthday parties can be.  But Liz Cerrato, owner of Food Jules in Monroe, CT,  is making it easier. She provides healthy, allergy-friendly cooking classes for kids of all ages, via birthday parties, private lessons, girl and boy…

If you’re like us, you used to eat challah BGF – before gluten free. And, if you’re like us, you miss it terribly. What’s better than challah french toast?  In an effort to help you find the best GF challah, whether for a holiday or just for breakfast, we tried three different brands, and then…

Contributed by Sarah Lewis Picture this: you’re at a party enjoying the gluten-free salsa and corn tortilla chips and someone walks by and dips their pretzel/cracker/bread right into that salsa. Boom, cross-contamination. Or, it’s time to collect communion at church and you get odd stares for either not going up, or crossing your arms over…

Looking to pick up some gluten-free snacks for your Super Bowl gathering?  We’ve got you covered!  Plan B has dedicated GF fryers in all 6 of their Connecticut locations. This means fries, onion rings, chicken tenders, tater tots, and wings, all available to-go! Plan B Simsbury Plan B Milford Plan B Fairfield Plan B West…

Did you know that coconut oil is made up of healthy saturated fats, and is one of the most versatile foods? In fact, the coconut tree is considered the Tree of Life in many Asian and tropical countries. At room temperature it’s solid, but melts quickly when scooped into your hand. There are literally hundreds…

Winter Still Means Eating Local! Contributed by Jimi Taylor Eating locally grown produce in Connecticut is still an option in the winter! Just because the farmers market tents are no longer a familiar site in your area doesn’t mean that those same farms aren’t still producing. Storage crops like winter squash have all been harvested…

Ever get a call from a gluten-eating friend or relative asking for entertaining advice? Like what kinds of food are safe for gluten-free guests, dessert ideas to bring to a party, or if there’s gluten in marinara sauce? We’ve been receiving many requests like this from our users, so, with assistance from our chef blogger…