Homemade goodness

Hallelujah! Yay for good food, good weekends and good health! This weekend was fun and kept me on my toes.  My toddler is going through a really fun exploratory phase and it's just great to see the world through his eyes. Variety is also refreshing...but especially when you have a really restricted diet. Here are …

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Monday Action

Hi! Today started off beautifully!  I grabbed a cup of coffee and headed to the gym early for a strength training routine.  I hit the stairmaster for a warm up and then went through a circuit of Cybex machines for about a half hour.  It was the perfect way to get my morning started right! …

Coconut Yogurt, part 1

Today, after P's swimming lesson (which included his lips turning blue from the cold water and me trying to not panic every time he coughed thinking he would drown!) we went to the natural food store.  My plan for tomorrow's naptime is to make Coconut yogurt from scratch.  Really?  You might say...is that possible?  Why, …

Wild berry picking

Last night was our monthly Celiac meeting.  There is always some discussion, some sampling of GF foods, and sometimes presentations.  I always learn so much from others' shared Celiac experience! For example, I learned that it's helpful to travel with a plug-in electric cooler that can keep your safe stash of food in a car/hotel …

Fishy fish

When I was a vegan my favorite candy was Swedish fish....now that I don't eat candy (!!) my favorite sweet thing is grapefruit.  No kidding!  So sweet.  I can't have too much or I break into hives...but WOW.  Awesome fruit. Yeah, Anyway.  We're vacationing on the East Coast which is the perfect time to sample …

Sweetest gifts

  Recently I have been giving away a lot of things that we either don't need in our home or I don't need, myself.  My good friend said to me last week, if you don't use something why not give it away to someone who can.  This was actually in the context of furniture that …