Category Archives: Gluten-free tales

When Food is the Culprit

Food Allergy. Food Intolerance. Food Sensitivity. No matter the label, it means everyone’s unhappy. Your child’s unhappy because his body is always “talking back.” You are unhappy because your child is struggling. He might be telling you through his behavior. … Continue reading

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Combining the Old and the New….for a great fall (gluten free) cupcake

Just after Thanksgiving, a friend sent a recipe for Cream Cheese Pumpkin Whoopie Pies and said they were out of this world.  I immediately went to the link for the recipe. Who can resist something described like that? I knew … Continue reading

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Sweet Lemon Memories

Mom died a year and a half ago. She was a big part of our lives. I find that when I miss her most it helps to cook something she loved. It brings happy memories. So today, for my birthday, … Continue reading

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A Healing Touch: Chocolate Zucchini Bread

It’s no secret to most dietitians: chocolate has special powers. It’s also true that dietitians learn in our internships that zucchini bread is, of course, healthy because “it’s made from a vegetable!” Therefore, it’s not hard to imagine that while … Continue reading

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Gluten Free: Lunch Box Finds

It’s the beginning of the school year. Your child needs gluten-free lunches. You start out the school year with a bang, full of energy and fresh, cool ideas for healthy gluten-free lunches. But all your child wants is what “they” … Continue reading

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Gluten-Free Fun: Finding Favorites

Secretly, I’ve enjoyed our transition to gluten-free living for Andy. I mean, what food-obsessed dietitian wouldn’t? I get to buy all sorts of new and different foods in the name of finding tasty treats for Andy. This is then followed … Continue reading

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Wait. Is that CHOCOLATE Angelfood Cake? (Gluten free?)

Yep. It sure is. Angel Food Cake. Yum. We’ve always loved it in our family. It rarely gets a chance to fully cool if I make it in the evening. And all too often, it’s gone in the first sitting. … Continue reading

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