Tara Barker is the owner and author of A Baking Life, a gluten-free blog devoted to eating and living well on the coast of Maine. Drawing on her previous work as a professional pastry chef, she strives to make gluten-free cooking and baking as easy and delicious as possible, so that no one has to feel deprived. When she is not writing or playing in the kitchen, she can be found chasing after her young sons and trying to find time to relax with her husband.