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Do the work

I’ve got a blog over at Thinking Moms’ Revolution today. No Shortcuts to Autism Recovery: Do the Work.  Please share and Like TMR on Facebook. I’m on Facebook too!  There’s a Like button right over there ūüĎČūüŹľ!   

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Champagne vinaigrette

  It’s salad season! The sample of the day at Trader Joe’s was a delicious salad with shredded carrots, pistachios, and a champagne vinaigrette. It was soooooo goooood!  I grabbed the ingredients and ran. Got home and realized I didn’t … Continue reading

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Cook a Whole Chicken in an Hour, or Why You Need an Instant Pot

  Happy Mother’s Day!   To celebrate, get dinner on the table in an hour. Yes, I had a roasted chicken dinner done in an hour.  An hour and two minutes, actually. The trick is the Instant Pot automatic pressure … Continue reading

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An encouraging word about autism recovery

This came across my Facebook feed and I wanted to share it.  Autism recovery is real, and good nutrition is the cornerstone! Predominantly Paleo and a happy story about a military family.

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Turn About for Autism

Locals!  There is a 1-day workshop in Pleasanton on Saturday, April 18. I’ll be part of the parents’ panel at the end of the day. Lots of things you can do immediately to help your child.  Please join us!! http://www.turnaboutforautism.com/Continue reading

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On support systems and asking for help

This was a bit of a rough week for me. ¬†I had a big chronic fatigue flare up, probably¬† ¬†triggered by stress (ya think??)¬†and an intense day trip to a consultation with the big guns pediatric neurologist in Sacramento. ¬†The … Continue reading

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What can you do when your kid can’t, you know, GO!

I’m over at Thinking Moms’ Revolution today. A nice long list of things to try for constipation in kids that DOESN’T include Miralax.

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Medicinal Cannabis, Autism and Epilepsy

There’s an eConference on Medical Cannabis for Autism and Epilepsy over at Thinking Moms’ Revolution today. It’s $40 and if you register HERE today and can’t watch it live, you have access for a full year. It’s a great line-up … Continue reading

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Recipe Development

Trying something new for 2015: developing some nut-free, coconut-free Paleo…or at least grain-free…recipes! Today’s first attempts include a non-nut butter, brownies, pancakes, a Dutch baby pancake and a flour blend. Fingers and toes crossed that this works. I’ll keep you … Continue reading

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ALF device update

I can’t believe how well the ALF device is working! I was confident it would work, but not this quickly. My son had his devices put in back in July and just look at the improvement. Back in May when … Continue reading

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