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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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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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Best Gluten Free Cupcake!

I have spent 12 years–12 YEARS!–in search of a decent gluten-free cupcake. My homemade attempts were just pathetic, the mixes I tried were meh, and cupcakes from the gluten-free bakery run about $3-4 each. But now, my search is over! … Continue reading

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Turkey-Basil Meatballs

My kids like mini foods and anything on a stick, hence my love of making meatballs. These are great on their own, with marinara, or even speared on a skewer with a little rice and soy sauce. (Soy-ish sauce? I … Continue reading

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Chili Mac to the Rescue!

Since I’m low on energy this week, I broke out an old low maintenance standby: Chili Mac. It’s chili…with noodles! Maybe it’s because my mom’s family hails from just outside Cincinnati, Ohio (Skyline Chili!), or maybe I just love to … Continue reading

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Street-Style Chicken Tacos

Finally! I made something that got immediate requests for MORE. More now, more later this week… Street-style chicken tacos inspired by Los Altos Taqueria Ingredients: • 1/2 lb leftover roasted chicken, shredded • 2-3 Tbsp gelatin/broth from chicken • 1 … Continue reading

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April/May Meal Plan

Every weekend I take my kids to a trampoline center to burn off their excessive energy and still be able to conserve my own meager energy. Energetically, we are a spectacular mis-match. I set myself up at a table, grab … Continue reading

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Gluten Free Teriyaki Chicken Wings

These are good, if you like that sort of thing.  Apparently, just 2 of the 5 of us like it, but we like it A LOT. I started with 3 lbs of wings, trimmed off the tips, snacked on 2 … Continue reading

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Adopt A Gluten-Free Blogger: Real Sustenance

In an effort to be more, I dunno, engaged in the blogosphere, I signed up for Adopt A Gluten Free Blogger hosted by Sea at Book of Yum.  I chose Brittany Angell’s Real Sustenance, which has a boat load of … Continue reading

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