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Jessica P.

Washington, District of Columbia
My name is Jessica Pung, I am 23 years old, pursuing my dreams and loving life in Washington, DC. I have always been interested in healthy living. I grew up with an unstable relationship with food, I was often put on diets by my pediatrician and eventually succumb to an eating disorder in high... Full Bio
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Bring Your Own Bread by Jessica P. Posted in: Blog Posts in Celiac Disease I completely forgot to post a picture of my delectable treat from Serendipity 3 in NYC. We waited in the freezing rain for about an hour to get this goody. Totally wort ... Read on »
Find a Gluten Free Restaurant Near You by Jessica P. Posted in: Blog Posts in Celiac Disease I would like to recommend a great resource I use to find gf friendly restaurants. You can search by zip code so whether you are trying to see what is available in your n ... Read on »
Gluten Free New York by Jessica P. Posted in: Blog Posts in Celiac Disease So, of course I was a bit too preoccupied to make some new posts over my fabulous weekend. But I thought I would share some of my experiences with you all. First, I w ... Read on »
New York, New York by Jessica P. Posted in: Blog Posts in Celiac Disease So I am on my way to New York as I type. I am so giddy with anticipation, I am pretty sure everyone on the bus can tell. To me, New York is the ultimate Christmas cit ... Read on »
For All You Carvel Fans by Jessica P. Posted in: Blog Posts in Celiac Disease I was not introduced to Carvel ice cream until I moved to DC but this east coast tradition has found a special place in my heart and stomach. I found a list of Carvel's gl ... Read on »
Gluten Free Friend Post by Jessica P. Posted in: Blog Posts in Celiac Disease I would like to recommend a great resource I use to find gf friendly restaurants. You can search by zip code so whether you are trying to see what is available in you ... Read on »
Gluten Free Grocerie Stores by Jessica P. Posted in: Blog Posts in Celiac Disease I am just blown away by Trader Joe's commitment to promoting awareness for their gluten free products. It is almost like they have made my shopping list for me. My adven ... Read on »
My New Favorite Treat! by Jessica P. Posted in: Blog Posts in Celiac Disease Apples with cinnamon! Sooo yummy and gf of course. I just cut up the apple into desirable sized pieces then sprinkle plain cinnamon on top. I have dipped the pieces into a ... Read on »
Gluten Free in Washington, DC Part 2 by Jessica P. Posted in: Blog Posts in Celiac Disease So, I had a lovely evening of sushi tonight with the roommies. Unfortunately and as expected I couldn't have soy sauce with my spicy tuna rolls. Very few people know ... Read on »
Gluten Free Lasagna by Jessica P. Posted in: Blog Posts in Celiac Disease My wonderful roommate made me gf lasagna last night. She used some gf rice-based noodles I found at Wagmen's grocery store in Virginia. She made it with ground turkey and ... Read on »
Having a Healthy Relationship with Food by Jessica P. Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating So many women struggle throughout their lifetime with their weight. I'm a huge advocate of healthy living and healthy eating. Unfortunately some people take this to an extre ... Read on »
Staying Healthy on a Gluten Free Diet by Jessica P. Posted in: Blog Posts in Celiac Disease   It's not unusual for my girlfriends to say they are so envious of the fact that I can't eat bread! What? Are they joking? I would give up anything to eat an entire fre ... Read on »
Gluten Free Breakfast Bars by Jessica P. Posted in: Blog Posts in Celiac Disease Here is a great recipe that I have developed after searching for gf breakfast options: 1 cup of oatmeal (dry) 2/3 cup of dry milk (I found this at Whole Foods) 1/ ... Read on »
Zagat Declares Gluten Free Menus on the Rise by Jessica P. Posted in: Blog Posts in Celiac Disease I just had to share this yummy drink I had with my hunny last night. We got it at the Tombs, a total Georgetown staple. It was called the "Irish Snow Storm", very a ... Read on »
Gluten Free Breakfast Bars by Jessica P. Posted in: Blog Posts in Celiac Disease Since I graduated from college I have truly embraced my love of cooking. One of my (and my roommates) favorites is what we like to call "magic soup". We have coined it that ... Read on »
First Post! by Jessica P. Posted in: Blog Posts in Celiac Disease It's not unusual for my girlfriends to say they are so envious of the fact that I can't eat bread! What? Are they joking? I would give up anything to eat an entire fr ... Read on »