Canyon Bakehouse at Expo West 2015

#CDAM16 Weekly Sponsor Canyon Bakehouse Bagels

How about another BIG celiac-friendly round of applause to our FIRST #CDAM16 WEEKLY Sponsor –  Canyon Bakehouse! For the last giveaway, we talked about their killer bread. Their bagels are also awesome! Let’s chat about Canyon Bakehouse bagels! Canyon Bakehouse bagels are available in TWO flavors – plain, and everything. Exact opposites. But opposites apparently attract, because both are in… Continue reading »

Beanfields Giveaway with Celiac and the Beast #CDAM16

#CDAM16 Daily Sponsor Beanfields

We’d like to give you a big beans-beans-the-magical-fruit welcome to Beanfields bean and rice chips to the gluten-free party! Welcome Beanfields to #CDAM16 Celiac Disease Awareness Month. Thank you for being a daily sponsor. You may have noticed something new from Beanfields and that’s their BRAND NEW BEAUTIFUL PACKAGING! Their new packaging really shows off… Continue reading »

Canyon Bakehouse

#CDAM16 Weekly Sponsor Canyon Bakehouse Bread

Can you believe that it’s MAY? It’s MAY already you guys. But you probably know that, because you’re on here celebrating Celiac Disease Awareness Month, which started today – because it’s May!#OkayyousaiditalreadyitsMay We’d like to give a HUGE celiac-friendly welcome to our FIRST #CDAM16 WEEKLY Sponsor –  Canyon Bakehouse! If you don’t know Canyon Bakehouse, you need to get… Continue reading »


#CDAM16 Celiac Disease Awareness Month

May is Celiac Disease Awareness Month, and if you’re not familiar with Celiac and the Beast, we’ve been throwing a blow-out party every year during this month since the beginning! RSVP TO PART ONE: May 1st-May 14th: RSVP TO PART TWO: May 15th-31st: Trust me, you do NOT want to miss this month…. Continue reading »

Eco Products for Earth Day

Happy Earth Day With These Eco-Friendly Finds

HAPPY EARTH DAY! April 22nd is the day that we should re-focus on how we live our life – as sustainably as possible, putting the Earth – and how we leave it – top on our priority list (or at least after keeping the kids and pets alive and well). But the cliche sticks –… Continue reading »

#UnofficialMeal #SabraTastemakers with Sabra Hummus

Turn Sabra Hummus Into a Pizza Dip!

Sometimes you don’t have time for a “real” meal. Or sometimes you just need a more substantial snack than just chips. So what’s a girl to do? Make an unofficial meal! I’m making an unofficial meal with Sabra Hummus – as they are one of my sponsors and I’m proud to be a Sabra Tastemaker!… Continue reading »

IBS infographic

IBS, Your Brain + Your Gut

IBS is the most common digestive disorder, affecting 1 in 5 adults—and 2 out of every 3 women. What causes it, and how can it best be managed? On a personal note, let’s talk about bowels. I was diagnosed with IBS before I had celiac. Stress is a huge contributing part to this. In times… Continue reading »

GF Harvest

Support GF Harvest + Gluten Free Oats

Yes, today is my birthday. For my birthday I was going to take the day off from blogging. But you know, the news cycle never sleeps, and apparently neither do I nowadays. I wrote a piece for Gluten Free & More magazine about supporting a celiac-run farm that makes purity protocol oats. These oats are… Continue reading »

Brush Up On Oral Health

Brush Your Gluten-Free Teeth!

Oral care is critical not just for healthy gums and teeth, but for whole-body health, too. You brush before you go to bed and before you leave the house in the morning. It has become so much a part of your daily routine that you probably don’t even think about it—and maybe you don’t really think… Continue reading »

Gluten Free Pizza In RestaurantsWe Can Do Better!

Gluten Free Pizza You’ve Got to Try Harder

I recently received a pitch to a media event for a pizza place in my neck of the woods that serves gluten-free pizza. Read through and see what you would have said… The Pitch:  I work with XXXXX Pizza, a fast-casual pizza restaurant, and we’re excited to be opening our new Tempe area location on Thursday, April… Continue reading »