Gluten-Free Life

  • Naturally Gluten Free Beer differences
    May 28, 2020

    Gluten Free Beer. To a celiac, those refreshing words are almost never uttered in the same sentence. Except maybe, “I wish I had a gluten free beer!” Until around 2006, there was little to no chance this wish would come true. It seems that as long as man has been farming cereal grains, we’ve been

  • gluten free biscuits Gluten Free Mothers Day Recipe Roundup
    May 6, 2020

    Mother’s Day is right around the corner, and if you’re in need of Mother’s Day gluten free recipe ideas, you’ve come to the right place! THIRTY … that’s 30! tried and true favorite gluten free recipes will give you plenty of ways to treat mom to something homemade, cheerful, safe and yummy — spoil her

  • yeast-free-gluten-free-squash-rolls-gfJules
    May 1, 2020

    There are many reasons to look for gluten free yeastless bread recipes. Maybe you’re following an candida diet (whether avoiding foods made with yeast actually reduces yeast infections is open to debate, however); perhaps you’re sensitive or allergic to yeast or other molds. Now it seems there are even more reasons to bake without yeast.

  • Gluten Free Cinco de Mayo Recipe Roundup gfJules
    April 16, 2020

    If you’re here looking for gluten free Cinco de Mayo recipes, you’ve come to the right place. I’ve got 17 incredibly delicious gluten free recipes here to help you celebrate the holiday or anytime you’re craving a Mexican spin for dinner or dessert! Cinco de Mayo is one of my favorite food holidays. I mean,

  • yeasts
    April 11, 2020

    Yeast for Baking: Baker’s Yeast, Brewer’s Yeast, Nutritional Yeast, Instant Dry Yeast, Active Dry Yeast, Yeast Cakes, Compressed Yeast, Fast Rise Yeast, Rapid Rise Yeast, Quick Rise, Bread Machine Yeast, Wild Yeast … how are you supposed to know what to use when baking gluten free bread??! And what if you can’t have or don’t

  • egg basket
    April 2, 2020

    Egg Free Vegan Baking Tips: Consider the egg. It does so much for baked goods: it’s an emulsifier (preventing the separation of ingredients like oil and water); a texturizer; a tenderizer; a strengthener; an aid in leavening and in moisture. Eggs help make your baked goods smooth and creamy, light, fluffy and moist. But what

  • Preparing for emergencies when gluten free | gfJules
    March 16, 2020

    No one relishes the thought of natural disasters or unforeseen emergencies, but they are a reality we can’t ignore. Covering how to prepare for emergencies when you layer on the added complication that you or your family is gluten-free.

  • March 9, 2020

    How do you live gluten free when you are away from the comfort of your gluten free kitchen? Specifically, while at work? Are your colleagues cool about your dietary restrictions or are they less than sensitive? Do you go out for work lunches or eat alone at your desk? How do you successfully snack, or

  • gluten free oatmeal breakfast
    March 9, 2020

    Gluten free oats should be a staple of your gluten-free lifestyle, but unfortunately, there’s a lot of misinformation about oats and whether there really are gluten free oats safe for celiacs and others with gluten sensitivity. While there are some people who truly cannot tolerate oats, the majority of folks can add oats to their

  • Look for one of these CERTIFICATIONS on the brands of products -- particularly flours -- you buy, in order to ensure they are independently certified and tested gluten free.
    February 7, 2020

    Shopping for safe gluten free products should have gotten easier after the FDA’s gluten free food labeling rule became final in 2014. As a celiac, I believe it has actually become harder in many ways. When I returned from speaking at The Food Allergy Blogger’s Conference in Denver, Colorado, I sat down to write this post.

  • gluten free tagalongs close up
    January 27, 2020

    It’s that time of year again: Girl Scout Cookie season! But what if you’re wanting/needing a gluten free Girl Scout Cookie? Some folks see all this cookie commotion as a sad time of year for those of us eating gluten free, as The Girl Scouts of the USA haven’t historically produced any gluten-free varieties. After

  • gluten-free-cookie-mix-in-jars-gfJules
    December 12, 2019

    Finding gluten free gifts for foodie friends shouldn’t be any harder than for anyone else, and it’s that time of year again, so I’m here to help! I don’t know about you, but the holidays have really snuck up on me this year – I’m woefully behind on my shopping already, and I know I’ll