I went to the Thrive Allergy Expo in Chicago this past weekend, and I had a great time. I met some of our Twitter friends, and I got to try some amazing free samples. I wrote a recap for a website I write for, Chicagoist.com, but I have a few more notes on products that [...]
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April 21st, 2009 2,634 Comments
Tags: barbecue chicken pizza · bread · candy bars · chicago · chocolate chip cookies · crackers · gf beer · Glutino · Green's · jell-o · kit-kat · meister's · rhubarb · sponge cake · thrive allergy expo · toro
April 17th, 2009 3,872 Comments
In case some Gluties happen to be in Chicago this weekend, come check out this massive GF convention! I wrote up a post about this on Chicagoist.com today, too.
The Thrive Allergy Expo will take place this weekend at McCormick Place, featuring speakers, events and activities all about celiac disease.
Free asthma screening will be available, [...]
Tags: Celiac disease · chicago · chicagoist · Events · gf convention · gf cookbooks · gluten free · green's beers · jules shepard · peaunt allergy · rock'o · thrive allergy expo · university of chicago celiac disease center
November 11th, 2008 4,563 Comments
Washington, D.C. is normally the center of the political universe, but as I type right now, the street behind me is blocked off to allow for a certain motorcade to arrive at the Federal Building in Downtown Chicago. Last week, I had the pleasure of having a ticket to THE event of the season: OBAMAPALOOZA. It was incredible, moving, exciting, and all those warm and fuzzy things.
October 21st, 2008 3,509 Comments
A new website started recently, called BeFreeForMe.com. I stumbled across it on Kat’s GF Kitchen, and I’m excited to see how it develops. The website promises a newsletter with coupons for gluten-free (and other kinds of -free) foods! That sounds good for my graduate student budget!
Check out the site and sign up to receive the [...]
July 29th, 2008 4,018 Comments
Months ago, during a trip to my homeland of Pennsylvania, I discovered a gluten free bakery called Gluuteny in the Squirrel Hill neighborhood of Pittsburgh. The other day I was going through some pictures and found these, which made me salivate, just remembering the taste of that cherry turnover.
I stopped by to pick up some [...]
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