Ellen Bayens is the Founder and President of The Celiac Scene™, the go-to gluten-free resource for Victoria, Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands. Referred to as a ‘Remarkable Celiac’ by the Canadian Celiac Association (CCA) , Ellen speaks first hand and with infectious humour about the challenges of the diet and how they can become the gateway to good health.
As Past Vice-President of the Victoria Chapter of the CCA and ‘British Columbia’s Gluten-Free Ambassador,’ she has been featured in Gluten Free Living, Allergic Living and Delight Gluten Free magazines. Ellen is a frequent commentator on TV, radio and print as she shares her enthusiasm for gluten-free living with restaurants, retailers and industry stakeholders keen to Get Gluten Free Right!
Authentically Mexican, locally-produced, Abuelo’s Corn Tortillas and Chips Hand-made right here on Vancouver Island from organic, non-GMO corn! “There is only one way to make the perfect tortilla … by hand!” Abuelo’s corn tortillas are produced with pride Read More
Find Bake My Day every week at Duncan’s Farmer’s Market with fresh, ready-to-eat gluten-free tarts, pies, turnovers, spanokopita and now sausage rolls! Created in a dedicated gluten-free facility in Duncan, BC from documented to be gluten-free ingredients, these pastries are Read More
Your Chance to Sample Wise Bites™ Quinoa Cookies, Bars, Muffins and Loaves Abbotsford’s Mom, Baby and Tot Show Saturday, October 1st 10 – 5 Sunday October 2nd 10 – 4 Top 11 Allergen-Free Quinoa Cookies, Bars, Read More
Vancouver Island’s First and Only 100% Gluten-Free Food Truck Has Arrived From Mexico City to a street near you – the Taco Revolution is here, there and everywhere! Catch them in Duncan at Red Arrow Brewing and enjoy the very Read More
Join Ellen Bayens of The Celiac Scene on the First Saturday of Every Month from 12 – 2pm for fun and informative gluten-free taste extravaganzas! Partake of POM’s gluten-free offerings and receive tips and strategies on how to Read More