Gluten-Free Slow Cooker Baked Pasta with Pepperoni, Mushrooms and Ricotta

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I love my crock pot. I've tried to make it a priority to use it more often. There's nothing better than coming home after a long day and having dinner ready. Am I right? This gluten-free Baked Pasta with Pepperoni, Mushrooms and Ricotta recipe comes from America's Test Kitchen's Slow Cooker Revolution cookbook. read more

GIVEAWAY: Chocolate Mint Snow-Top Gluten-Free Cookies

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This week my favorite holiday cookie recipe, Chocolate Mint Snow-Top Gluten-Free Cookies, was featured as part of Pamela's Products 12 Days of Gluten-Free Cookies. When Pamela's Products approached me with the idea of including a recipe, I thought a lot about what recipe to share. I realized my family has a unique holiday cookie tradition. It's just not the holidays in our house without Chocolate Mint Snow-Top cookies. read more

Grab The Gold Snack Bar Product Review

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I live a fairly active lifestyle (lately, a little less active than normal but that's beside the point). Busy people need fast and healthy snack options to help them keep up the pace of, well, life. Since going gluten-free, I've been searching for the perfect gluten-free snack bar. That's where the Grab The Gold Snack Bar comes into play. read more

How to freeze fresh herbs in oil

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We grew herbs for the first time this summer and loved it. It was so nice to have herbs on hand whenever we wanted them. It saved us a lot of money and time. However, the summer has come and gone, and we experienced our first morning frost yesterday. Since we couldn't bring all our herbs inside (though I wish we could), we went ahead and preserved the herbs by freezing them in olive oil. read more

6 Tips for Gluten-Free Wedding Guests

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Weddings can be stressful for someone who's gluten-free, because the celebration often revolves around eating and drinking. Since I was diagnosed with celiac disease my senior year of college — with my prime wedding attending years just gearing up — almost every wedding I've been to has happened while I've been gluten-free. I often associate weddings with stress. read more