Learn to Live Well Allergen-Free


On September 30 from 10am – 3pm, the Gluten & Allergen Free Wellness event in East Hartford will offer attendees a chance to learn about food options that are fun and delicious. Admission to events includes free product sampling and sales, lectures and demonstrations from well-known members of the gluten-free community about gluten and allergen-free living, a gift bag, and family-friendly vendors.

The event features speakers such as Jennifer Cuevas and her Gluten & Grain Free Gourmet, which supports delicious eating that is free of gluten, grain, soy and poultry. Mary Herrington has been featured in Gluten Free Delights, has two published gluten-free cookbooks, won awards for her gluten-free baked goods, and is a keynote speaker on living well with several life threatening allergies. After working for 20 years in the corporate world, Tarah Jakubiak founded Allergic Traveler. Despite having multiple food allergies, she has been to 22 countries and 25 states. Beth Mincher is a certified holistic health coach, board certified by the American Association of Drugless Practitioners, and received her training through the Institute for Integrative Nutrition. CJ Williams is a content marketer and author who fell into “wheatlessness” when she was diagnosed with celiac disease. She is a nutrition consultant and is the founder and author of Tumbling Gluten Free, a nutrition business and blog. Paige Lawrence is a local author of Gluten-Free Ghouls, a children’s book with silly characters that builds awareness of the importance of eating well, including food sensitivities like gluten and allergies.

Registration is available online or at the door. The fee is $10 per adult while children under 13 are free to enter.

For more information, visit To register, visit Location: Holiday Inn Hartford Downtown Area, 100 E River Dr, East Hartford.


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