NFCA Survey Participants Needed: Gluten-Free in College

“The National Foundation for Celiac Awareness (NFCA) is seeking gluten-free college students and graduate students to participate in a nationwide survey about their experiences on campus, including meal options and social challenges.

The survey will help NFCA identify students’ most pressing concerns and guide the development of new resources and tools to address those concerns.” ~Source: CeliacCentral.org

To take the survey by February 15, visit this link: http://bit.ly/YBHjo3

See Niagara Falls, Canada, ‘Bob & Ruth’s’ style!

Bob & Ruth’s Gluten-Free Dining & Travel Club has arranged a 4-day / 3-night mini getaway in Niagara Falls, Canada, from June 9-12, 2013. The getaway will include: Maid of the Mist Boat Ride; Winery Tour and Tasting; Tour of the Victorian city of Niagara-On-The-Lake; Theatre production at the World famous Shaw Festival; and, of course, great Gluten-free food!

Book by March 8! For all of the details, view the travel brochure or call 410.939.3218.

“How to Cope with the GF Diet Over the Holidays”

PeppermintPenguins“It can be painful to sit at the holiday dinner table and watch your friends and family enjoy foods you no longer can have, and it can be hard to shake the feeling that you’re being left out. However, it does get easier over time, and there are some things you can try to make it easier, even if this is your first year celebrating gluten-free.”  ~Source: About.com

Read the full article on About.com, prepared by Jane Anderson.

“Bringing Gluten-free Home for Holidays”

“The holiday season can easily strike fear in the hearts of those on a gluten-free or restricted diet. As if it wasn’t hard enough to avoid gluten during the rest of the year, it can seem downright impossible during the holidays when cookies, pies, and bread are particularly prevalent.”

Read the full article on SimplyGlutenfreeMag.com, with tips from Dr. Vikki Petersen, DC, CCN.
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‘Bob and Ruth’s’ New Orleans Gourmet GF Mini Getaway

How about spending St. Patrick’s Day 2013 in New Orleans?

Bob & Ruth’s Gluten-Free Dining & Travel Club has arranged a 4-day / 3-night mini getaway from March 17-20, 2013. They’re returning to the famous French Quarter – the food, the music, the party atmosphere.

Book by December 15! For all of the details, view the travel brochure or call 410.939.3218.

GREAT U: Gluten-Free Guide to College Living

The National Foundation for Celiac Awareness (NFCA) is thrilled to present this interactive and informative resource for gluten-free college students (and college students to come!): GREAT U: Gluten-Free Guide to College Living.

‘GlutenFreeTravelSite’ & ‘Celiac Sprue Association’ Team Up

Great news for the GF Community… GlutenFreeTravelSite and the Celiac Sprue Association have recently announced a partnership to spread the word about “gluten-free friendly” restaurants and other businesses. Read the PRweb release below:

South Riding, VA, July 10, 2012 –

GlutenFreeTravelSite, a website containing thousands of user-submitted gluten free dining and travel reviews, today announced their partnership with the Celiac Sprue Association, one of the most prominent non-profit organizations dedicated to educating and supporting individuals with Celiac Disease and gluten sensitivity. The partnership goal is to further spread the word within the fast-growing gluten free community about the many restaurants and other businesses that safely accommodate people on gluten free diets.

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‘Bob and Ruth’s’ GF Getaway: Turks and Caicos Islands

How about spending Valentine’s Day 2013 with your “honey” in the Caribbean?

Bob & Ruth’s Gluten-Free Dining & Travel Club has arranged an 8-day / 7-night adults-only getaway from February 9-16, 2013. Staying at the beautiful Club Med
Village of Turquoise in the Turks & Caicos Islands, you’ll enjoy warm sun, tropical breezes, palm trees, powder sand beaches, crystal clear blue seas, and all of the gluten-free food you can eat (and drink)!

For all of the details, view the travel brochure or call 410.939.3218.