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Unless otherwise noted, all recipes on this blog are free of gluten, peanuts, soy, corn, tomatoes, potatoes, shellfish, cane sugar, oranges, and yeast. Most recipes are also free of egg, dairy, and tree nuts (if used, reliable substitutions will be provided for these when possible). Check out my recipe index for a full list of recipes by category. 

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Diet, Dessert, and Dogs: "A Year to Eat Freely" Recipe Calendar Review & Giveaway

My good friend Ricki over at Diet, Dessert, and Dogs just posted a lovely review of my recipe collection "A Year to Eat Freely: 2011 Allergy-Friendly Recipe Calendar."  This 12-month calendar features seasonally-appropriate recipes that are free of Gluten, Rice, Dairy, Casein, Eggs, Soy, Corn, Tree Nuts, Peanuts, Potato, Tomato, Citrus, Shellfish and Cane Sugar.  I self-published it last fall, and all the recipes, photography, and design work are original. It was a wonderful project, I love the recipes, and the feedback so far has been great.

In addition to posting a thorough review, Ricki is giving away a copy to one lucky reader and is sharing one of my favorite recipes from the calendar, my Smoky Zucchini Dip.  

Smoky Zucchini Dip from "A Year to Eat Freely", as made by Ricki. Image courtesy Ricki Heller at Diet, Dessert, and Dogs

Head on over to Diet, Dessert, and Dogs to read the review, enter the giveaway, and get the recipe. If you read closely, you may even find a special coupon code for my etsy shop.

If you'd rather not take your chances and just want to purchase a copy of my calendar, head on over to my etsy shop.  The new sale price is $11 plus shipping & handling. 

So, what are you waiting for? Go, go!

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Reader Comments (4)

Hi Kim, Wanted to tell you that Kim (Cook IT Allergy Free) found out I love calendars so she surprised me with your calendar when I visited her a week ago. I love it! It's sitting on my kitchen counter. Very attractive and functional with such great recipes. Such a creative and common sense idea to do a calendar that way. Great job!


January 28, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterShirley @ gfe

@Shirley - THANK YOU! I'm so flattered, and so honored that the calendar was gifted from one GF foodie to another! I'm blushing. :) thanks for the sweet note.

January 29, 2011 | Registered CommenterKim @ Affairs of Living

I've really been enjoying the recipes, Kim. Our likes and recipe styles are so similar! Everything so far has been delish. I can't stop eating that Mix and Match Kale Salad! Thanks for all the work and wonderful recipes. xo Ricki

January 29, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterRicki

Oh I wish I could comment on the Choc Sauerkraut Cake but not to be (I keep getting blocked!?!) Anyway both posts look extremely delicious. I love the look of that smoky zucchini dip!

January 30, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterGirlonRaw
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Hi reader! My schedule as full-time grad student with two part-time jobs doesn't allow me the time to manage comments. I hope you enjoy what you find and can figure out answers to any questions you may have. xo