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Gluten Free Maple Walnut Bundt Cake with Maple Icing

How often do you crave cake? I don't just mean cake. I am talking about a cake without all of the refined sugar and unhealthy ingredients, but still tastes like real cake. (And if you don't mind the unhealthy parts, you can make the icing for this cake.) I could eat cake anytime. Breakfast cake, lunch cake, dinner cake, dessert cake...you name it. If it has cake in its name, I am happy. This is the cake I don't feel guilty giving to my kids. This cake has a dairy free option, applesauce, almond flour, coconut sugar, and lots of walnuts. This cake batter can also be poured into muffin … [Read More...]

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The Good Fork Bistro in Morgan Hill is a Favorite for Gluten Free Dining

Morgan Hill, CA officially has a gluten free "destination" restaurant. Yes, I will make the trek to Morgan Hill for this restaurant. The Good Fork Bistro was that delicious. Not only was my food delicious, but Chef/owner Maurizio was so willing to learn everything about safe gluten free dining. I … [Read More...]

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Green Chicken Soup Recipe

There are some weeks when I succumb to my evil sweet tooth. It is hard not to, amazing chefs share with me recipes that need to be made and photographed. My kids need healthier versions of their favorite treats to pack in their school lunch boxes. And one cookie is eaten, and it quickly … [Read More...]

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Product Review: Cocola French Macaroons

Have you seen these new gluten free French macaroons in your local Costco? They are made by a local Bay Area company named Cocola Bakery. These macaroons come in Lemon, Raspberry, Pistachio, Coffee, and Chocolate flavors. I was not sure what to expect from a gluten free macaroon like this. I had … [Read More...]

Caramelized Onion, Basil, and Sun Dried Tomato Gluten Free Skillet Focaccia Bread

I have been thinking about gluten free focaccia bread. Maybe obsessing is more accurate. There is something about that slightly chewy bread I have been missing. Crispy caramelized onions, sundried tomato, cheese....I can almost taste it. It isn't my fault. It all started when I was out and … [Read More...]

Justin’s Gluten Free Osso Bucco Recipe

Here is "the" recipe from Justin's in Santa Clara, CA. When I interviewed Justin's to learn more about their safe gluten handling procedures, I knew they had an incredible menu full of naturally … [Read More...]

Justin’s Restaurant and Catering Offers Delicious, Creative Gluten Free Options

If you are looking for a gluten friendly restaurant or caterer in the South Bay, Justin's has you covered. Justin's opened a year ago in Santa Clara, CA and they recently celebrated their anniversary … [Read More...]

Gluten Free Peanut Butter Pie with Oreo Almond Crust

If you are a peanut butter lover, you are in for a special treat! I don't know about your house, but a jar of peanut butter just doesn't last very long in mine. Peanut butter is spread on gluten … [Read More...]

Ways to Keep Your Allergic Child Safe on An Overnight School Trip

(Photo by Warby) The subject of this article is something every parent of a gluten free child will face at some time in their lives. As a parent, it is our job to keep our children safe, and when … [Read More...]

Rok Bistro’s Tomato Basil Fondue Recipe

If you read my interview with Rok Bistro in downtown Sunnyvale, you know how easy it is to dine out and enjoy a flavorful gluten free fondue in their … [Read More...]