Washington-DC

Celebrate America in our Nation’s Capital

Having lived in the suburbs of Washington, D.C. for the past 15 years, I’m convinced our nation’s capital is one of the best places to visit for plenty of safe and wonderful gluten-free dining choices. Squeeze in some great meals between stops at our nation’s most popular monuments and museums, and you’ll have all the […]

Summer Camp

Plan Ahead for Summer Camp

TIPS FOR YOUR CHILD TO HAVE A GREAT CAMP EXPERIENCE Summer camp. The words are enough to instill panic in parents of celiac kids. In fact, after our son Ryan was diagnosed with celiac 12 years ago, I remember thinking he’d probably never be able to attend summer camp. I fi gured it would be […]

Traveling Abroad

Venturing Abroad as a Gluten-Free Traveler – Tips & Advice on What to Expect

As I sit here on our return flight after a two-week family trip to Italy, I marvel at how we did it. Not how we traveled with two teenagers, but how we managed to do it without any major gluten-free dining snags! As any of you who have traveled abroad know, this is no small feat. It’s a landscape […]

Aspen

Hitting The Slopes

Hitting the Slopes in a Gluten-Free Friendly Western Ski Town There’s nothing quite like spring skiing out West. The temperatures are tolerable, there’s a great base of snow built up on the slopes, and there’s even a good chance for some fresh powder, too! With our boys’ spring break falling in March this past year, when ski resorts are […]

Cruise Scenery

A Gluten-Free Journey

Aboard Royal Caribbean’s Oasis of the Seas Ever since we took our first cruise as a family almost nine years ago, we’d been talking about going on another. I get many cruise reviews submitted to my website, and over the years I’ve been impressed by what I’ve heard about the Royal Caribbean cruise line. Back in 2012, they formalized […]

East Coast Beach

Gluten-Free By The Sea

Dining Gluten-Free in America’s East Coast Beach Towns Since I was a child, I’ve been visiting Ocean City, Maryland, and my husband and I have continued the tradition by taking our own kids there each summer. It’s a popular beach town full of attractions like mini golf, amusement parks, movie theaters, water slides, go-karts, and a boardwalk spanning over 30 blocks. […]