Website Launch in the Kitchen

Simply Gluten Free gets a makeover

Welcome! Welcome! Welcome! Step right up and grab a glass of champagne, because we’re celebrating! Simply Gluten Free’s website, as you may have noticed, has just received a makeover. We’ve worked long and hard to get the site redesigned and we’re so very proud and happy to

Gluten Free Cookies

Breaking Up with Gluten

It’s been said that breaking up is hard to do. In my relationship with gluten, that was certainly the case. And I don’t use the word “relationship” lightly. For I most certainly had a

Simply Gluten-Free Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a time of family, friendship, gratitude, and the celebration of abundance. It is also a time of tradition. In our family, the tradition extends beyond dinner. Every year, each member of the family participates

Kids in Sports

Kids & Sports

Help your gluten-free child feel “part of the team” Recently I heard about a conversation two kids were having about my celiac son, Ryan, who happens to play ice hockey. It went something like this: Gavin: Ryan’s a really fast skater. Jack: You know he’s gluten-free, right? I’m still chuckling about the whole thing. It’s got […]

Road to Celiac

The Road to Celiac

Thunder Road. Road to Nowhere. Roadhouse Blues. Goodbye Yellow Brick Road. All classic songs that bring back great memories when I hear them now. The Road to Celiac? Yeah, not quite as special. But what a journey it’s been, both for me and for so many fellow celiacs I’ve heard from. Some of their stories, […]

Taxes

Tax Deductions for Gluten Free Groceries: Are they worth the effort?

Yes, it’s that particularly dreaded time of year again, folks: tax season! I am not a certified tax consultant, I am just a normal taxpayer, which has prompted me to research the question about whether or not gluten-free taxpayers can or should take a tax deduction for their gluten-free groceries. In the 11 years since our own son was diagnosed with celiac, […]