Month: January 2016

Hacienda |Webster Groves, St. Louis, MO

Mexican food is a go-to for most celiac’s, however, this picky celiac finds it really hard to go to Mexican Restaurants because I only ever want nachos and a dedicated chip fryer is hard to come by. But Hacienda’s in Webster Groves has you covered. They fry all of their homemade corn tortilla chips in dedicated fryers and it makes for one happy Hayley. I was very hungry last night and ate my beef nachos before I could get a picture. Don’t you hate when that happens? They came with beef, jalapenos, refried beans, and of course CHEESE. I ordered a side of guac to go with it, as well. The one thing I will mention is that you should still tell your server that you have celiac/an intolerance when you order. They make sure to tell their kitchen staff to be extra cautious. Another thing I love is that they have a dedicated gluten free menu at the restaurant that they give you instead of the full menu. I feel like this always makes the …

Gluten Free On The Go

I found this article written by Shannon Bauer on Fitness Magazine’s website while doing my normal gluten free internet exploration. I absolutely love easy snack ideas because I am always on the go and love trying new things. However, while looking through their list, I realized I have tried and LOVED several of these products and would love to try the rest of these. I think that this post will be a running list and I’ll update it when I try more of these products. I could write and may write separate reviews on these products but because of the sheer volume of them I am going to use a ranking system. If I have not tried the product I am going to go with a simple ☒, the rest I am going to work on a star system:★(1) star means I have tried and would not buy again and ★★★★★ (5) stars means I love this product and would buy over and over again. Let me know your thoughts on any of these products! As of 1/1/2016 1. …