Monthly Archives: November 2014

Chicken Tacos with Dairy Free Cilantro Lime Sauce

If I was stranded on a desert island and could only eat one food for the rest of my life, I could subsist on tacos. Thai and Indian food are close seconds, but my household  loves tacos more than anything. … Continue reading

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The Best Books about Running

When I was eight years old my mom caught me reading a book about my favorite gymnast in bed, with a flashlight, when I was supposed to be sleeping. I was a straight edge kid, and rebellion for me meant … Continue reading

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The Best of Pumpkin for a Happy Gluten Free Thanksgiving

In the spirit of thanksgiving this week I want to give you recap of my favorite pumpkin recipes. In random order, they are:  1. Gluten Free Vegan Pumpkin Loaf https://runningyourbody.wordpress.com/2014/11/09/gluten-free-vegan-pumpkin-loaf/  2. Gluten Free Vegan Pumpkin Muffins https://runningyourbody.wordpress.com/2013/11/27/on-gluten-free-vegan-pumpkin-muffins-part-ii/  3, Gluten Free … Continue reading

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Stranger Danger for Runners: How to Avoid Dangerous Situations

A friend of mine messaged me today that a female runner had been abducted yesterday on a road that she and I ran on during marathon training. A beautiful and bucolic road, it is the perfect road to relax and … Continue reading

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What are Guar Gum and Xantham Gum?

Those with Celiac Sprue disease or gluten intolerance may have already found themselves pondering the names of common gluten free thickeners found in their pre-made food or gluten free recipes. Xantham Gum, Guar Gum, and Corn Starch are relatively cheap … Continue reading

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Brooks Cascadia 8: Trail Shoe Review

 The Brooks Cascadia 8: One Grippy Trail Shoe Brooks Women’s Cascadia 8 Trail Running Shoes, Color: Aquarius/Hibscs/BearingSea/Blk, Size: 8.0 Last week I shared my review of the fabulous Silver Falls Half Marathon: https://runningyourbody.wordpress.com/2014/11/04/on-silver-falls-half-marathon-a-race-review/ I purchased the Brooks Cascadia 8 specifically … Continue reading

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Gluten Free Vegan Pumpkin Loaf

How do I love pumpkin? Let me count the ways… Just one more way for me to ingest cinnamon and nutmeg! This recipe is not terribly sweet, and is more bread-like. With faint pumpkin qualities, it makes an excellent breakfast. … Continue reading

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