One of the biggest worries as a celiac is when it comes to the cross-contamination of our food...a.k.a., gluten crumbs hijacking our safe, gluten free meal. Let me just put it out there that as a celiac, gluten crumbs are the enemy. I have become a master of maintaining my composure on the outside while… Continue reading The Dreaded Gluten Crumbs
The diagnosis has been confirmed...you have celiac disease. The moment after this life-changing news can be incredibly daunting. I know my diagnosis was hard for my parents, as I was only three years old. I was fortunate in the fact that I would grow up not knowing what I was missing with regular food, while… Continue reading I’ve Been Diagnosed…Now What?
I was diagnosed with celiac disease when I was three years old - back in 1995. I was sick all the time and going to the doctor nearly every week. My stomach was bloated, my hair was falling out, and my skin was flaking off. My wonderful mom is the one who discovered what was… Continue reading Gluten Free Before It Was Cool