Tag Archives: Dessert


The Original Pancake House, Gluten-Free Breakfast

One challenge about eating gluten-free is finding restaurants that are safe for breakfast. Most don't offer anything other than gluten-free eggs and bacon. Even then, you can't be sure that the restaurant doesn't make those things on the same skillet as the gluten-filled pancakes. The Original Pancake House in Chesterfield, Mo. is different. They offer gluten-free pancakes in several different varieties.

Holy Fudge I Have Good News!

Great news! I finally did it. I took the plunge and bought the domain name www.glutenfreehungrygirl.com. If you want to follow my blog, make sure you subscribe here! This will ensure you get my recipes and updates sent directly to you. Also, if you already have my blog bookmarked or favorited, make sure you update it to www.glutenfreehungrygirl.com.

Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Banana Bread {gluten-free}

My husband and I have a bad habit of buying bananas and letting them go bad before we can eat them. I could be wrong, but I think it might be because we love banana bread so much. I hope you enjoy this recipe. I found it on Simply Recipe but made a few tweaks to make it gluten-free and a little more unhealthy (and by unhealthy, I mean delicious).

Pumpkin Crunch {gluten-free}

I am beyond blessed to work in an environment where my coworkers are not only accepting of my gluten-free lifestyle, but also accommodating. A couple of weeks ago my coworker brought in a gluten-free pumpkin crunch dessert that was incredible. Before she made the dessert, she even double-checked with me that all the ingredients would be safe.

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Memorial Weekend Celiac Style

This past weekend I celebrated my first Memorial Day as a celiac. As usual, my family spent the weekend floating on the lake and barbecuing with our friends. Luckily, barbecue food can easily be made into a gluten-free meal. The only special thing that I brought for myself was a gluten free hamburger bun. I normally keep a few in the freezer and take one out the night before I plan to eat it. I did not feel deprived at all during the barbeque. I ate a burger, watermelon, chips and salad.

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Gluten-Free Chocolate Cake Class

Weeks ago, my boyfriend and I celebrated our three year anniversary. We were looking for something special to do to celebrate the day, and we also wanted to make sure it was something that we do not normally do together. My boyfriend’s sister told me that a local natural foods store, Mama Jeans Market, was hosting a gluten-free chocolate cake cooking class on our anniversary. I was so pumped! Its like it was meant to be.

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