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Happy 2022 from Gluten-Free Globetrotter

Queretaro, Mexico

Welcome to 2022!

I just got back from Mexico feeling both refreshed and anxious. We are still in the throes of COVID and things still feel so up in the air. I tested negative twice in the past week (once to travel and once to be sure) and plan on double masking for the foreseeable future. We gotta do what we gotta do!

I have some exciting things in store for the new year including:

I look forward to connecting with you in this new year. Keep in touch.

general, Gluten-Free Travel Tips

Gluten-Free Globetrotter Deal Alert: FindMeGlutenFree App

NOTE: This post contains affiliate links.

If you are traveling while living with celiac disease, most likely you have an arsenal of tools in your “celiac toolkit.” Food, apps, wipes, etc. You always need to be prepared with gluten-free food just in case. Snacks and apps are usually my top two travel accessories on every trip.

There are so many smartphone apps out there that try to make your celiac life easier. Apps to scan your food packages, apps to find places to eat, even apps that translate menus for you on the fly. I feel like I have tried them all.

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general, Gluten-Free Travel Tips, Mexico

Gluten-Free Travel Nerves

It happen to the best of us!

Two weeks from today, I am heading to Santiago de Querétaro, Mexico. This is a big trip because we haven’t seen my mother-in-law since May 2019 when my son was only 6 weeks old! The pandemic kept our family apart for way too long. Now we are vaxxed, boosted, and taking all of the extra travel precautions. We are ready to go!

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Guest Post: Tips for Traveling as a Celiac in Italy

Today is a special guest post by Catalin Varela, an expat with celiac disease currently living in Italy. It’s been a number of years since I’ve been to Italy but I have fond memories of all the wonderful, gluten-free food I ate while traveling there. Many people are surprised that you can eat gluten-free so easily in Italy, but it’s true! Catalin’s tips below are a great starting place for anyone interested in traveling to and eating gluten-free in Italy.

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general, New York, USA

Gluten-Free in NYC: October 2021 Updates

The pandemic has been rough for a lot of New York City restaurants. Many had to permanently close due to financial issues and lack of staff. Seeing new places open, especially when they are 100% gluten-free, is always a positive. My gluten-free in New York City content continues to be the most visited pages on my website, so I want to keep you regularly updated. Here are some updates to menus, newly opened, and re-openings of totally gluten-free restaurants in New York City.

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