Author Archives: Erin Smith

About Erin Smith

Living with celiac disease since 1981 and eating gluten-free long before it was "trendy", Erin Smith has a unique perspective of growing up in the gluten-free community; Founded Gluten-Free Fun in 2007; Founded Gluten-Free Globetrotter in 2011; Founded GlutenFreelancer in 2014; Erin is also the lead organizer of the NYC Celiac Disease Meetup group, a social community that has grown to over 2,000 members in the 10+ years she has been organizing the group.

Crossing the Pond for Gluten-Free Food

One of my favorite things about blogging is meeting gluten-free people from across the globe. I was pleasantly surprised to meet Paul Degnan, a gluten-free blogger from the UK, in Connecticut last month. He decided to make a side trip … Continue reading

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Gluten-Free Travel Tips in “Guide to Planning the Perfect Family Vacation”

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I am thrilled to be a contributor in the new book “Guide to Planning the Perfect Family Vacation” recently published by the team at While I do not have my own children yet, I grew up with celiac disease … Continue reading

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Gluten-Free in Paris: Bakeries and Groceries

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Paris is the land of baguettes, pan au chocolat, croissants, and more gluten-filled bread products than the eye can see. Never in all of my travels and 34 years of living with celiac disease did I wish I could eat gluten … Continue reading

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A Week of Gluten-Free Cooking and Baking in the French Alps

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Did you ever dream of eating decadent gluten-free pastries in France? How about picturing yourself skiing and swishing your way through the French Alps? Would you go on a vacation where you can do both? It’s not a dream, it’s a reality this coming … Continue reading

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November 2015 Gluten-Free Globetrotter Travel News

Another month has come and gone and before we realize it, 2015 will be done. This past month was a whirlwind of gluten-free events and my first trip to France. My Paris posts will be chock full of information and … Continue reading

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