Hi, I’m Jenny Finke. I’ve been gluten-free since April 2012 when I was diagnosed with celiac disease (read about my celiac disease story here). While it was a relief to know my painful bloating would soon come to an end, I was overwhelmed by the process of going gluten-free and how difficult that first year would be physically and emotionally.
Over the years, I’ve grown into my role as a gluten-free “expert” of sorts. I’ve spent a lot of time focused on healing from celiac disease, something that is grossly overlooked by most celiacs. (I’m proud to say that I have healed from celiac disease and put my celiac disease symptoms into remission!) I’ve learned to be a better, more confident home cook, and I now know what gluten-free products I like and which ones I most definitely will avoid. I know how to eat in a way that keeps me healthy, and I have a better overall relationship with food.
I wanted to share my story and help others – hence the birth of a gluten-free food blog and journey known as Good For You Gluten Free!
Good For You Gluten Free is more than just another gluten-free blog; rather it’s a place where you can feel good about being gluten-free and find inspiration and support whether you’re starting your gluten-free journey, or whether you’re simply stopping by along the way.
Please note that everything I share with you is gluten-free and safe for celiacs. I only partner with brands I believe in and ones that offer clean, organic and healthy ingredient labels. I work hard to create recipes using clean, organic and healthy ingredients and try to bring back the joy of food in a celiac’s life. I also like to eat out, on occasion, and help guide restaurants in their understandings of what it means to provide a safe, gluten-free meal. I even wrote an ebook on the topic called Eating Out Gluten-Free. Overall, I enjoy promoting the good for you lifestyle where food can aid in helping us feel our best inside and out.
I’m a certified holistic nutrition and wellness coach (certified by the Institute for Integrative Nutrition). Not only do I have the experience and passion for the gluten-free lifestyle, but also I have the nutritional qualifications to confidently help others on their journey to live a healthier lifestyle too. Learn more about my Nutrition Coaching Programs.
While helping people feel their best is my first love, my second love is writing. I majored in Journalism at the University of Missouri-Columbia. I use the power of the pen to help spread the word about healthy, gluten-free living. I’m also a 15+ year marketing professional and the founder of the Denver Blogger’s Club, a group of 200+ food, family, lifestyle and local interest bloggers living and working in the Denver metro area.
New to celiac disease and/or the gluten-free diet?
- Read this FIRST before you go gluten-free
- Read A Beginner’s Guide to Being Gluten-Free
- All about food sensitivity
- Read information about celiac disease here
- Find out my Favorite GF Things
- Take my FREE Heal Your Gut Challenge
- Find important GF Resources.
- Visit my recommended gluten-free products page
- Join our Gluten-Free Diet Support Group on Facebook
- Apply for a complimentary health and wellness session
Partner with Good For You Gluten Free
Good For You Gluten Free is a PR-friendly gluten-free food blog. I enjoy partnering with companies authentic to my gluten-free, healthy lifestyle that care about the people they feed and the quality of their ingredients. Please consider me for:
- Brand ambassadorships with gluten-free brands
- Sponsored blog posts and content creation
- Gluten-free product reviews and giveaways
- Denver gluten-free restaurant reviews
- Gluten-free recipe testing and trial
- Freelance writing opportunities
- PR and influencer campaigns
- Gluten-free speaking and spokesperson opportunities
- Gluten-free cooking demos
- Gluten-free and healthy workplace workshops
- Healthy living seminars
- Sponsor a Denver Blogger’s Club event
Contact me for my media kit and rate sheet.
Jenny has been featured on many websites and blogs, including:
- Podcast Interview on Square State Podcast. Listen to my interview!
- Featured on KWGN-TV Channel 2 in a segment about Gluten-Free Products by Colorado Companies. Watch my segment!
- Featured Interview on the Inner Fire Podcast. Listen to my interview!
- Contributing Writer to the Nima Sensor Blog – Intro to the Gluten-Free Diet (Check out my three-part series!)
- The Chicago Tribune: Hosting Thanksgiving? How to Accommodate Guests with Food Allergies
- The Work at Home Woman: How One Mom’s Career Change Turned Her Passion for Gluten-Free Living Into Profit
- Plus Size Birth: Celiac Disease Pregnancy Complications We’re Not Talking About
- In the Kitchen with Honeyville: Various recipe features (guest posts)
- Making Motherhood Matter: How to Save Money Following a Healthy, Gluten-Free Diet (guest post)
- Orgali.ca: 10 Naturally Gluten-Free Foods that Promote Good Health (guest post)
- Frugalista Mom: Tips to Eating Healthy on a Gluten-Free or Allergen-Free Diet (guest post)
- Hollywood in Toto: 8 Must-See Food Documentaries on Netflix
What My Readers Say
“I am so impressed with the level of detail and the amount of educational resources you offer on your website. You are truly a godsend to the celiac community. I wish I would have known about your site when I was diagnosed three years ago, as it would have helped me tremendously. I often get asked about a good starting place for those going gluten-free and I direct them to a variety of sources because I’ve never found a site as thorough as yours. Even though I’m fairly good at navigating the GF world and I know a lot, I’ve found myself reading article after article on your blog.” -Valerie C. (Houston, TX)“I want to thank you for all the great information and recipes I have gotten from your site.” -Debbie“Thank you so so so much. I am celiac for nine days now and I think I’m still making mistakes (so much to learn). Tomorrow is my first time eating out and I’m totally nervous. Thank you from the bottom of my heart for your care and information. I know we don’t know each other but you are impacting my life.” –Pam
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