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Chilly Mornings

As I was lying in bed this morning, not wanting to venture out into the cold room, I was brainstorming about what warm, comforting breakfast I could make. I knew that coffee was first on the list, but wasn’t sure what I would eat. I remembered that I had a bunch of gluten-free instant oatmeal [...]

Peanut Butter Banana Bread

When I got my October 2010 issue of Cooking Light in the mail this month, I stopped in my tracks as I drooled over the Peanut Butter Banana Bread on the front cover. I knew right then & there that I would have to make that bread – and soon. Peanut butter & bananas are [...]

Gluten-Free Bisquick Review

I was pleasantly surprised to see the new Gluten-free Bisquick arrive on my front porch the other day. Live Gluten Freely sent me out the sample to review (I received this item as a complimentary sample). There are many recipes on the box and the Live Gluten Freely/Bisquick website, but I had scones on the [...]

Product Review: Purely Elizabeth Blueberry Muffins & Pancakes

In the very cold month of February I received a nice, comforting package from Elizabeth at Purely Elizabeth. In the package were complimentary samples of the Perfect Pancake & Blueberry Maple Muffin mixes. I couldn’t get the muffins made soon enough! I was anxious to taste these warm muffins, so I made them right away! [...]

Product Review: You Bars

A couple weeks back I received a complimentary pacakge of samples from You Bar. You Bar is a company that allows you to creat your own, personalized bars, shakes, cereals, trail mix & cookies.

You Bar was launched in 2006 after the mother-son founders, Ava Bise and Anthony Flynn, began creating protein bars at [...]

Product Review- Gluten Free Houston Coffee Cake & Carrot Cake

I was the very lucky recipient of some complimentary samples of some baked goods from Gluten Free Houston. Gluten Free Houston is located in Houston – I bet you didn’t pick up on that one!

Here is some more information on Gluten Free Houston & Randi Markowitz:

Are you in search of gluten-free solutions [...]

Fat Tuesday – The Gluten-Free Way

What is Fat Tuesday? Here is a little background for you from Wikipedia -

The terms “Mardi Gras”, “Mardi Gras season”, and “Carnival season”, in English, refer to events of the Carnival celebrations, beginning on or after the Epiphany and ending on the day before Ash Wednesday. Mardi Gras is French for “Fat Tuesday” (in [...]

Product Review & Recipe: Perky’s Crunchy Flax Cereal

I received box of Perky’s Crunchy Rice & Perky’s Crunchy Flax Cereals made by Enjoy Life to review. I had seen Heidi, of Adventures of a Gluten-free Mom, make Crunchy Flax Cereal Bars and thought that they would be a perfect way for me to sample the Crunchy Flax Cereal. But first, some information about [...]

Barbara’s Puffins Update

As I posted the other day, I was confused about the labeling on the new Multigrain Puffins. I sent an email to Barbara’s and here is the response I got:

Hi Kimberly,

Thanks for your inquiry and comments about the oat flour in our new Multigrain Puffins.

Barbara’s Multigrain Puffins contain only “pure” oats, which [...]

Product Review: Kay’s Naturals

I received a package of samples from Kay’s Naturals a few weeks back. Rebecca sent me a wide variety of samples that both Jon & I happily dug into.

Some information from Kay’s:

Kay’s is dedicated to bringing a better alternative to traditional snacks and cereals to the health and fitness conscious consumer. Our [...]