Monthly Archives: August 2009

gluten free boy eats dinner at Big Bowl, Chicago.

  When our son was first diagnosed with his wheat allergy, we didn’t know that a life changing experience was occurring.  We didn’t know that wheat is the first ingredient listed in soy and terriyakki sauce ( water, wheat, soybeans).  … Continue reading


Gluten free at Fairmont Hotel, Maui and perfect gluten free potato pancakes aka Hash Browns and gluten free potato latkes…

at the fairmont kea lani hotel in maui there is a chef named richard.  i love this man!  every morning he hand delivers to matthew freshly made and gluten free hash brown.  these crispy bits of perfection are the envy … Continue reading

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guacamole and chips….gluten free in chicago!

    When the gluten free boy was five years old, he had a severe allergic reaction to eating a tainted corn tortilla in our home.  This was 6 years ago.  I had no idea about cross contamination and the … Continue reading

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The gluten free boy doesn’t only eat sweets! Out to dinner at Piccolo Sogno…

Chef Tony Priolo and the gluten free boy!   gluten free spaghetti with aglio, olio and pepperincino* at Piccolo Sogno   We have a few favorite places in Chicago who will make gluten free pasta for our son.  We often … Continue reading

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