Journey of a Wandering Foodie

A Dietetic Student's Adventures

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Rustic Roots: Reconnecting with Food

My faculty recently held our annual community dinner. The theme this year was Rustic Roots, and each of the five courses included a personal story about reconnecting to our food. My classmates and friends spoke about their connections with food. Everyone’s story about connecting to the roots of their food was different. Some people’s stories involved catching fish with their family, others involved the creative side to food, and some stories were about the connections we make eating as a family. Their stories inspired me to further explore my story and the connections I have with my food. 

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Traveling France Gluten Free

Traveling with allergies and food restrictions is never easy, and when you add a language barrier it can be quite overwhelming. After travelling Europe for 5 weeks with my best friend who has celiac disease, and must avoid gluten, I was able witness some of the challenges she faced. She found very few updated resources for travelling Europe as a celiac and I was inspired to write about our experiences. This post will be focusing on travelling in France, check out this post on traveling Spain gluten free! Continue reading