Udi's Pizza Hut Netflix Night

Summer Netflix Nights with Udi’s & Pizza Hut

Summer is literally the worst. Why do I say that? Well, since I don’t have kids, it’s basically the same daily tasks as every other day, but it’s at least 100x hotter – possibly hotter than my oven, and possibly hotter than the surface of the sun. When Arizona hits 115 degrees, I basically deadbolt… Continue reading »


#CVSHealthySolutions with Celiac and the Beast and CVS

Hi Celiac and the Beast readers! It’s the tail end of summer – even though it’s still blazing hot in Arizona (114 – please go away). And while I’ve never believed in the idea of a bikini body (if you have a bikini, and a body, you have a bikini body, it’s that simple), summer… Continue reading »

Natural Grocers in Scottsdale Arizona

Natural Grocers Launches in Scottsdale Arizona

Natural Grocers Launches in Scottsdale Arizona Thanks to an excellent PR firm, I had a chance to tour the NEW Natural Grocers in Scottsdale Arizona (Thunderbird & Scottsdale rd.) this past week. The Grand Opening was August 11th, just a few days before the 60th anniversary of the first Natural Grocers store on August 13th all… Continue reading »

Cookie inside a Cookie inside a Brownie

Glutino Vanilla Creme Cookies Creations

Glutino Vanilla Creme Cookies Creations + Chocolate Chip Cookies + Brownies = Winner I’ve been thinking about names for this, perhaps the FauxreoChipNie (Faux Oreo Chocolate Chip Brownie), but I think perhaps Sugar Monsters are better names. But I’ll just settle on Glutino Vanilla Creme Cookies Creations. Yes, this is quite the dessert. Like the TurDuckEn –… Continue reading »


Summer 2015 Gluten Free Snacks (And More) I’m Loving

HEY KIDS – STAY COOL! Here’s are some of the things that I’m eating and loving and some other parts that are making this summer 2015 awesome! Chloe’s Soft Serve Fruit Pops are finally in my neighborhood and that makes me really happy. Might I suggest the Dark Chocolate made with chocolate, banana, and sugar. Only 60 calories… Continue reading »

Enjoy Life Foods Tour

My Trip to Enjoy Life Foods in Chicago!

I was just in Chicago on a special trip for celiac research and I decided to take a day off and just chill out in the Windy City. But, as you probably know, Celiac and the Beast can’t just take a day off without doing something epic. I was invited to come see the Enjoy… Continue reading »

Pepperidge Farm Goldfish Puffs Twisted Grilled Cheese

Sponsored: Goldfish Puffs Twisted Grilled Cheese + Recipe

I recently had a chance to taste test the new Pepperidge Farm Goldfish Puffs in Twisted Grilled Cheese and Sizzlin’ Hot Wings. This was a promotional opportunity from Blog Meets Brand – a community that puts bloggers together with brands looking to share news about new products. Rarely do I get opportunities to work with these… Continue reading »

Gluten Free GIveaway Celiac

KitchenAid Mixer Giveaway with Celiac and the Beast

Hey Celiac and the Beast fans! We’ve got another awesome blogger giveaway for you! A group of amazing friends and I got together for another giveaway for mandatory kitchen equipment – a KitchenAid Mixer! Everyone needs a mixer! The uses for mixers are endless: mixing bread, cookies, cakes and more! I recently got a white one… Continue reading »

Red Apple Lipstick Summer 2015

Red Apple Lipstick Summer 2015 Sale

Here’s the deal with the 2015 Red Apple Lipstick Summer Sale! There are six summer-themed new lipsticks – two are in RAL’s Instant Color formula and four are in RAL’s X-series. The glosses are in our original formula. Registration for the sale of this new collection is now open and ends July 8th The sale starts July 9 10… Continue reading »

Lucky Charms Goes Gluten Free

Lucky Charms Going Gluten Free

OMG HAVE YOU HEARD THE NEWS?  YES – IT DESERVES ALL CAPS! Seriously, Lucky Charms is FINALLY going gluten-free! Along with Cheerios going gluten-free to match the killer Chex varieties that are already gluten-free, now the news is out that Lucky Charms is going gluten-free! Check out the blog in General Mills about Lucky Charms… Continue reading »