Crockpot White Wine Short Ribs

Crockpot White Wine Short Ribs

The Crock Pot is by far my most prized kitchen item. I am not sure if I could live without it. You can make just about anything in it and go about your day without having to worry about it. I saw some beef short ribs at the store on Monday while shopping and figured […]

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Birch Benders- Featured Guest Company

Birch Benders- Featured Guest Company

  Traveling with a celiac and gluten-free household or individual can have its challenges. Although gluten-free products are much easier to find these days I always try to pack my tried and true snacks I know will will be appreciated, consumed and that certainly pack and travel well. I knew without a doubt I had to […]

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Folic Acid vs. Methylfolate

Folic Acid vs. Methylfolate

I remember when I was pregnant and at every single OB appointment I was asked, “are you taking folic acid”. It was apparently the most important thing to my OB’s nurses. So what exactly is “folic acid” and what is this “methylfolate” you sometimes see on the back of supplements? I am more on the […]

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How to Get Rid of Mucus

How to Get Rid of Mucus

We have all had that dreaded mucus. Especially those who are celiac. It is a pain! Sleep is harder, allergies get way worse and constantly having to clear your throat is not fun. The question stands, how to get rid of mucus? Although there are environmental reasons for mucus, it is important to avoid the […]

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Carnivore Club – Review

Carnivore Club – Review

  Many of us have heard of online memberships that send you a box every month, every other month, etc. I first noticed them in the beauty industry and then they extended to dog products, kid products, jewelry, etc. With busy lives it is so rewarding to get a fun and special box delivered to […]

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Turkey Meatballs for Sensitive Stomachs

Turkey Meatballs for Sensitive Stomachs

I have to make meals both appealing to my son and husband. Although my son enjoys different spices, I try to not add too much so his stomach doesn’t get upset. These Turkey meatballs for sensitive stomachs can be pre-made and they store very well. I am pleased to announce that Brixton has finally decided […]

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Easy Chicken Cauliflower Fried Rice

Easy Chicken Cauliflower Fried Rice

  I do my best to transition my comfort foods into healthier alternatives. Chinese food is one of those foods that I crave but after eating it I always feel pretty bloated and gross for a good 24 hours. Food is a big source of my energy as sleep isn’t a luxury I always have […]

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Gluten Free Flourless Chocolate Cake

Gluten Free Flourless Chocolate Cake

This recipe was contributed by Michelle Francis-Winer, Founder of the Zensweet Company. I hope you enjoy it as much as we have! Oh my goodness…This Gluten Free Flourless Chocolate Cake is one of the best recipes we’ve ever made. Everyone, including many kids absolutely love this gluten-free cake. It has a very dark chocolate flavor […]

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Uses for Coconut Oil

Uses for Coconut Oil

There is this joke when you are a new mom to just “put some coconut oil on it” for just about everything. Diaper rash, cut, dry skin, etc. You even hear the occasional joke of someone saying to use it for something totally irrelevant like “Didn’t get enough sleep last night? Just rub some coconut […]

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Celiac Awareness Month

Celiac Awareness Month

With May being the official celiac awareness month, I wanted to dedicate a post to just that. Maybe I will clarify for some of you some things you never knew or some things you have forgotten. First off, celiac disease is NOT a food allergy. It isn’t something you can “outgrow”. Celiac disease is one […]

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Amazing Flax Gluten Free Brownies- Review

Amazing Flax Gluten Free Brownies- Review

I remember the first time I tried a Flax4Life product. It was their blueberry muffin and I was extremely impressed. Incredibly flavorful, moist and the fiber in these muffins was just awesome. So, when I saw they released new products I pretty much had to try them. I mean, flax brownies? Did someone say chocolate […]

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Gluten Free Nutrition Packed Jello

Gluten Free Nutrition Packed Jello

Food is all about balance. Balance means tasty treats too. I am all about treats but since my son is only 13 months old I have to come up with treats on the healthier side. This gluten free nutrition packed jello is extra nutritious because it has the fiber from apple sauce instead of straight juice and […]

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Grain-Free Banana Muffins

Grain-Free Banana Muffins

  Diets are always a hot topic. With our societies health as a whole declining many are searching for that “perfect diet”. In fact, the word “diet” has somewhat of a stigma connected to it. A diet should be a lifestyle change, not something you do for a couple days crazily and then eat flaming […]

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Natural Remedies for the Flu

Natural Remedies for the Flu

Is it ever not flu season? Is a bug ever NOT going around. Feels as though there is always something going around being passed from kid to kid, family member to family member and coworker to coworker. We do our best to maintain a healthy immune system so we don’t catch what is going around […]

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Grains for Babies and When to Introduce Them to Your Child

Grains for Babies and When to Introduce Them to Your Child

First of all, I am definitely not a doctor and do not claim to be one. I get contacted a lot by mothers asking me questions about how I am raising my son though since he has been pretty darn healthy and a pretty easy baby. Specifically, I get asked about his diet and in […]

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Gluten-Free, Sugar-Free Banana Stuffed French Toast

Gluten-Free, Sugar-Free Banana Stuffed French Toast

This morning I was mashing up a banana for my gluten-free son Brixton and had a bunch left over.  I thought to myself, “What can I make with ¾ of a banana?” I was obviously hungry and in no mood to put in the time for banana bread so I came up with the idea […]

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Gluten-Free Baking Tips and Tricks

Gluten-Free Baking Tips and Tricks

This morning while my son was playing with his toys, I decided to quickly make some gluten-free biscuits. I was craving them and they are nearly impossible to find at the grocery store. While making the biscuits, it occurred to me that I’ve learned some gluten-free tips and tricks along the way that I take […]

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Kid Friendly 3 Ingredient Pancakes

Kid Friendly 3 Ingredient Pancakes

I have been raising my nearly one year old son, Brixton, on a gluten-free diet since he was born. Though I am still nursing him, I have been focusing on a grain-free or even a more paleo friendly approach. Meaning, I have been avoiding grains and even legumes up to now. He is a terrific […]

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Coffee Blocks – Food Review

Coffee Blocks – Food Review

Fat is actually good for you. I know, it’s crazy but it’s true. All these low fat this and low fat thats have done nothing for our society’s health. Fake butter, fat-free yogurt, the list goes on. Our bodies actually need fat. Our brain needs fat to function! But, what kinds of fat? Good fats. I […]

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Stuffed Pepper ” 30 Days to a Whole, New Gluten-Free You!”

Stuffed Pepper ” 30 Days to a Whole, New Gluten-Free You!”

30 Days to a Whole, New Gluten-Free You! Are you new to gluten-free? Have you been gluten-free for a while? Need a little mix up in your daily routine? Stuffed-Pepper has your answer with their easy to follow “30 Days to a Whole, New Gluten-Free You!” How would you like 4 week long meal plans […]

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