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Halloween Note

Rice Krispie1

Just in case you are reading this and are new to the gluten-free diet, I thought I would point out a Halloween treat that is not gluten free but by appearance, you might think that it is. Barley and Rye are not one of the 8 top allergens and are therefore not required to be […]

Gluten Free Artichoke Dip and Some Halloween Fun

Goulish Fingers

Last night was clearly a successful evening…the children totally “high” on sugar! We always have some friends and family join us for Trick-Or-Treat night, the dad’s get to herd the children along the route to candy paradise and the mom’s get to sit back and enjoy a libation But, before the mom’s “checked out,” we […]

"Worms for Brains"

Worms for Brains2

Found this cute idea in the Taste of Home Halloween Edition. I made my spaghetti with Tinkyada GF Fusilli noodles. The boys had fun with it and ate the spaghetti but scrapped the orange bell pepper…figures! Incoming search terms:are funny worms gluten free (2)taste of home halloween (2)brains (1)halloween egg free entree (1)worms for brains […]

Boo Grams

Boo Gram

This is great.  Between last night and tonight, I have had 3 Boo Grams delivered to my front door by a mystery neighbor, well, 3 mystery neighbors!  What is a Boo Gram you ask? Click here to read all about it. This is a lot of fun and a great way to get your neighborhood […]

Gluten Free Halloween Treats for Kids

Yummy Earth1

I found some gummy bears by Yummy Earth at Whole Foods a couple of weeks ago.  I thought they would be a good treat to put in the boy’s lunch boxes.  Inside the big bag, there are 30 little portion sized packages.  I was surprised at how much I liked them, and I am a […]

Gluten Free & Fabulous, Ian’s, S’Better Farms and Schar Product Reviews

Chocolate Hazelnut Bars

On my last night in Columbus, my buddy Jeff and I went to Meijer’s searching for some GF food to make for dinner.  The following are my purchases.  We made the pizza and chicken fingers that night and I took the other items home for my boys to try. Product Info: Gluten Free & Fabulous […]

Hearty Bean Soup

Bean Soup

I love this soup and it is loaded with fiber and iron.  My mom made this when I was growing up and now I make it for my own family.  Even my very picky 2 year old will eat it…  I presume it is the BACON!!   The only thing that comes to mind when I […]

Airline Travel: Be Prepared with Gluten Free Snacks

crackers

I got home from Ohio late last night and am ready to get back to business!  Traveling GF is quite different by airplane than road tripping with your own food in tow!  I have not been on an airplane in several years because the boys have been so small. Some things that I had anticipated […]

Star Wars Birthday Party – Pool Noodle Light Sabers

Light Sabers

Okay, I have A LOT of pent up anxious energy over my 3-D Clone Trooper helmet cake next week!!  I know that in the end, it will turn out fine, whether the end product is the actual cake or some really cool cupcakes. However, I REALLY want to make this cake and have it actually […]

Navigating A Birthday Party When Your Child is Gluten Free

How to Navigate a Bithday Party When Your Child is Gluten Free

Sam went to his first birthday party of the school year this past weekend.  Sam is new to this school and when he got the invitation he was really excited to go.  I noticed the hours of the party were around lunch time so we called to confirm that lunch was being served and when […]