Category Archives: Managing allergies

Product Review: The Sneaky Chef’s No-Nut Butter

Grocery shopping takes up a lot of brain space. What do we need? What do we have? Can I eat this? Is it GMO-free? Allergen-free? Can any of my children eat this? And more importantly, will they eat this? So … Continue reading

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What’s in Your Lunchbox?

My youngest got kind of worked up about Lunchables recently. He wanted one sooooo badly. There’s no way is no way I’m getting him one, but wanted to recreate the concept in a GF, allergy- friendly lunchbox. I saw these … Continue reading

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Review: Once A Month Meals

  A couple weeks ago my husband asked me “What would make your life easier?” Huh…whaaa?¬†Easier, you say? It had never occurred to me to think of it in those terms. ¬†Yeah, I know, how lazy can I be if … Continue reading

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Is it a real party if there’s no pizza?

At a recent school event, I found myself in a conversation with two non-allergy moms who were kind of, well, livid about the limits other moms put on food at celebrations. I had my own toes stepped on by one … Continue reading

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He gets it!

Last night my 6 yr old had movie night at his school. (Despicable Me 2). They were serving pizza, cookies, fruit and popcorn. We picked up a gluten-free pizza from our local Mountain Mike’s and I packed a couple of … Continue reading

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What’s in Your Lunchbox?

Another quick peek at a couple of picky eaters’ GFCF lunchbox. Kyle: Blackberries, Applegate farms ham and mustard roll up, organic chips, a pack of Justin’s honey almond butter, strawberry squisher. Michael: This kid only wants 3 items in his … Continue reading

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What’s in Your Lunchbox?

My kids are picky eaters. For instance, they don’t really like sandwiches, which makes packing lunches a little challenging. To help myself keep track and illustrate to parents just starting out, I’m going to post random lunchbox pics. This was … Continue reading

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