Celiac and the Beast on AZTV's Morning Scramble

Christmas in July – Looking for Gluten-Free Brand Partners

Are you a gluten-free/celiac-friendly brand? Looking to partner with Celiac and the Beast? We had such a great time during Celiac Disease Awareness Month that we’re hoping to replicate the same fun during the 2014 holiday season! If you’re interested in becoming our gluten-free branded partner this year, please fill out this Google Doc (LINK… Continue reading »

2014 IFBC

International Food Bloggers Conference 2014

The International Food Bloggers’ Conference is coming up in September, and I’m already incredibly excited about it and counting down the days until I go back to Pike Place market! However, this year is a bit different for me than last year. Last year was my first time at the event, but I traveled with… Continue reading »

Women's Gluten Free Summit

Women’s Gluten Free Summit

SIGN UP HERE! WHEN? September 8-12 2014. WHY? Why not? If you signed up for the Gluten Summit or the Thyroid Summit, you know how awesome it is to hear from a bunch of different people about one topic – all for free and from the comfort of your own home. They’ve got a bunch… Continue reading »

Muh Nails Did

Conferences & Expos As Told By The Cats

Everyone seems to be writing fun “this is what to expect” posts about conferences, and seeing as how I go to so many, I feel like I have a unique view on it. But throw that out the window, what do my CATS think about it? Picking out items to pack is the hardest part…. Continue reading »

Closed-bore MRI from http://info.blockimaging.com/bid/102182/Closed-Bore-MRI-vs-Open-MRI-vs-Wide-Bore-MRI

MRI Anxiety: Closed-Bore vs. Wide-Bore vs Open MRI

If you’re reading this, you’re either one of my dedicated readers or you’re looking to see how the Hell to get out of a closed MRI because you’re terrified of it. I’m not going to tell you to call the facility up immediately an request anything but a closed-bore MRI, but maybe after you get… Continue reading »

Delicious vanilla hemp milk

Review: Pacific Foods Hemp Milk

I love hemp milk. I especially love Pacific Foods’ hemp milk. There’s no real reason for me to post this – I mean, there’s no giveaway, there’s no real product innovation launch (unless you count the individual servings of hemp milk they launched a few months ago – that I talked about here). I just… Continue reading »

Food Allergy and Celiac Convention Blogger Street Team

Food Allergy And Celiac Convention at Walt Disney World

WHAT It’s the Food Allergy & Celiac Convention at Walt Disney World (also known at FACCWDW)! Yes, it’s time to CELEBRATE AWARE and join your fellow custom eaters for a day of knowledge, sharing, eating, and having fun together! This event is perfect if you have a food restriction, live in Orlando – or can… Continue reading »

GlutenAway Virtual Expo

GlutenAway Virtual Gluten Free Expo Giveaway

Have you been to Taylor’s (GlutenAway) virtual gluten-free expo – The GlutenAway Virtual Expo? If not, visit it now at www.glutenawayexpo.com! If you don’t know about it – you should! In fact you should visit the virtual bookstore and purchase a copy of “Celiac and the Beast” the book now (shameless plug, I know). But seriously,… Continue reading »

Red Apple Lipstick's new gluten-free Mascara

Red Apple Lipstick Gluten Free Mascara

You know that I love Red Apple Lipstick – I write about it all the time. I only wear their eyeshadow and lipstick. I am an addict. Hello, I’m Erica and I’m a Red Apple Lipstick addict. I’ve raved about their lipstick. I’ve gone gaga over their eyeshadows. But now I have something to really… Continue reading »

Courtesy of BuzzFeed - buzzfeed.com

My Response to BuzzFeed’s 14 Signs You’re Definitely Not Allergic To Gluten Article

Okay, take a moment and check out BuzzFeed’s most recent piece about gluten. I’ll wait right here for your mind to be blown. (Click the photo or click here) WHAT? WHAT WAS THAT?  1) Fat Tire (like the beer) is now producing content for BuzzFeed. That alone is weird. If you’re going to make branded… Continue reading »