Dear Subway sandwiches

Please, for all the celiacs out there, change up your gluten-free bun recipe. I appreciate that you’ve made an effort to include a gluten-free option at your restaurants, but I’m just not a fan of eating mattress foam. You’re known for your deliciously moist, baked bread, yet you serve celiacs fridge-stored sponges. I don’t even … More Dear Subway sandwiches

The struggle is real

There’s no doubt that having celiac disease is challenging – heck, the amount of times I have to recite the same blab over and over again while I’m dinning out is anxiety-inducing. “Please don’t contaminate my food,” the voice inside my head pleads, “I really don’t want to feel like crap tonight.” But it’s not … More The struggle is real

Celiac awareness – a call to doctors

As celiac disease becomes an increasing issue, there are still some in the medical profession that don’t understand this disease. It is noted that many cases of celiac disease are improperly diagnosed as lactose intolerance or simply irritable bowel syndrome. When I was struggling with the symptoms that accompany celiac disease I went to my … More Celiac awareness – a call to doctors

LUSH lovers beware!

A few months ago I came across the Lava Lamp bath bomb at Lush. With the promise of an orange and purple-swirled oasis I was eager to try it out. Dropping it in the tub I wasn’t disappointed as the water turned bright orange and the citrus fragrance quickly filled the room. I climbed in, … More LUSH lovers beware!