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Adopt a gluten-free Blogger Event: April Edition

Posted By yum On April 15, 2009 @ 11:00 pm In Adopt a Gluten Free Blogger, Blog Event, Blog News, Fellow Food Bloggers | 4 Comments

The Adopt a Gluten-Free Blogger Event started over one year ago [1] and the response has been very positive. Participation in recent months has been terrific, so let’s keep it up! I hope you will join me in adopting a gluten-free blogger and trying their recipes this month.

Participation is simple.

1) Pick a gluten-free blogger whose recipes you admire and adopt them by commenting on this post with your name, blog name and their name and blog name.

*Blogger’s recipes must all be gluten-free or have a way to sort and read ONLY gluten-free recipes
*Please pick a different blogger every time you participate

2) Pick one (or two!) of your gluten-free blogger’s recipes to try.

3) Make the recipe, photograph it and write a post in your blog introducing the blogger and their recipe.

*Follow the recipe as written, as closely as possible. And, please don’t print their recipe on your post- just provide your reader a link to their original recipe.

4) Email me at adoptaglutenfreeblogger[at]gmail[dot]com with your photo of the recipe, the URL of your post, name of the recipe and the URL of the original blogger’s recipe post.

*Note: This is a new email set up just for this event. Hopefully this will make it easier to keep track of entries. If you have general questions, please don’t email me at this address but post them here so everyone can read the question (and answer). Companies are NOT welcome to email me at this address, unless a representative is planning to adopt a blogger and write about it. ;)

5) Post YOUR POST’s URL in a comment to this post, and if possible please try to visit two other blogger’s posts that are posted here (and comment!).

*The goal is to make this event more interactive and fun!

Sign up BEFORE April 25th (loose deadline; late sign-ups are ok)
Post your Review and Email me by May 1 (firm deadline, no foolin’)

If you don’t have a blog, you are still welcome to adopt a gluten-free blogger. Sign up to “adopt” a blogger, write a review of one of their recipes, including your name (or pen name), the recipe URL and recipe title. Then take a photo of the completed recipe (if you can) and EMAIL ME the review and photo. I’ll create a special page just for our non-blogging participants and post it for you.

I’ll start the adoptions by adopting Susan from the Fat Free Vegan, a blog w/ gluten-free labeled section.

Adoption Sign-Up Sheet:
1) Susan from the Fat Free Vegan (Adopted by Sea at the Book of Yum)-
2) Guinnah from Vegetarian cooking, life with teenagers, life with dogs – life in general (Adopted by Mars from Odds That Never End)
3) Blog Schmog, also known as glutenfree4goofs (Adopted by Diane from the Whole Gang)
4) Kerrie at Gluten Free in the Shaolin (Adopted by Trish)
5) Jamie at Gluten Free Mom (Adopted by Linda)
6) YOu pick!

If you sign up and cannot complete this event by May 1st for any reason, please email me immediately at adoptaglutenfreeblogger[at]gmail[dot]com and let me know. Please ONLY use this email account for Adopt a Gluten-Free Blogger relevant emails.

Can’t find a blogger to adopt or looking to meet some new gluten-free friends?
Visit my Gluten-Free Blogroll [2]

Example of an Adoption Post [3]

Article printed from Book of Yum: http://www.bookofyum.com/blog

URL to article: http://www.bookofyum.com/blog/adopt-a-gluten-free-blogger-event-april-edition-2958.html

URLs in this post:

[1] over one year ago: http://www.bookofyum.com/blog/adopt-a-gluten-free-blogger-today-web-event-february-1572.html

[2] Gluten-Free Blogroll: http://www.bookofyum.com/blog/gf-blogs

[3] Example of an Adoption Post: http://www.bookofyum.com/blog/adopt-a-gluten-free-blogger-the-crispy-cooks-smoky-sweet-potato-soup-recipe-reviewed-2563.html

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