Tag: Gluten-free

Smoked Salmon Gluten-Free Breton Bean Crackers Appetizer Recipe #BretonBean

| April 1, 2015 | 6 Comments
Smoked Salmon Gluten-Free Breton Bean Crackers Appetizer Recipe #BretonBean

Nowadays, it is not uncommon to hear that someone has celiac disease. Celiac is an autoimmune disease that causes inflammation in the small intestine due to the presence of gluten. Unfortunately, eating a gluten-free diet is the only acceptable treatment to help people with celiac disease control their signs and symptoms, and to prevent complications.  […]

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Are Schools Right in Banning Certain Foods?

| October 3, 2013 | 11 Comments
Are Schools Right in Banning Certain Foods?

With two young children in school, packing lunches has become part of my daily routine. Luckily, my daughters like a variety of foods so this daily task isn’t too much of a chore. For the most part, my challenge has been to figure out what type of lunches I can fit into that cylindrical shaped Thermos […]

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Father’s Day

| June 15, 2013 | 2 Comments
Father’s Day

My husband is an awesome Dad. I love him to bits for it and so do our boys. Given that our boys are only four and two, however, the responsibility of Father’s Day falls to me. Sure we will make a card (store-bought cards mean almost nothing to my husband) and my older son will […]

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Kale Chips – Yum!

| March 22, 2013 | 8 Comments
Kale Chips – Yum!

We’re crazy for kale at our household and love kale many different ways.  My fave is using black kale in a salad with organic sundried tomatoes and lightly toasted pine nuts, maybe some sesame seeds and salt.  I’ll add raw kale to my smoothies and we’ll sometimes just steam it plain as a side with […]

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Tips for surviving the endless winter illness

| March 12, 2013 | 6 Comments
Tips for surviving the endless winter illness

Hello there! It has been a while since my last post and the simple reason is … germs. My children have been busy passing these back and forth; bringing them home from school, the library, a friend’s house. They also spread them around with equal abandon. We put my sister-in-law’s household of three girls out […]

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My very own Mommy Tummy

| January 28, 2013 | 15 Comments
My very own Mommy Tummy

Welcome to my very first blog post! I thought that I would start off by explaining my name. I am obviously a Mommy … I have two young boys who are my sun and stars, and have always been at odds with my Tummy. It is a defining element of my life. You see, along […]

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