Tag Archives: gluten free

Lessons in Special Needs Parenting, November, 2012

This was a long and crazy month, with very little school, my first-ever vacation / conference in Florida in November, and then 4 Million Hours Of Cooking Food The Kids Didn’t Eat, holiday in the Poconos, Black Friday (disappointing shopping), and of course, we kicked it all off with Hurricane Sandy. Somehow I got screwed […]

Review: Fruit & Vegetable Crisps

Looking for a treat that you can feel safe giving your kids?  Crispy Natural makes fruit and vegetable crisps that might be just the ticket for your family.  They sent me a sampler that included 4 flavors: Crunchy Tomato Chips With Basil and Oregano Crunchy Carrot Chips With Paprika Crunchy Carrot Chips With Cinnamon Crunchy […]

YumUniverse Review: Plant-Based Eating Guide

As you know, I’m constantly on the quest for great, delicious, nutritious food for my family and myself that is also allergen-free.  I was delighted to be invited to YumUniverse.com, launching it’s Lifetime YumUniverse membership today! What is YumUniverse? Lots of people have been telling me about plant-based and raw diets, and our family has pretty much […]

Review: Crunchmaster Gluten-Free Crackers

Gluten-free living is not easy, but lots of people are making it easier.  Take Crunchmaster, for example.  They make a gluten-free cracker that comes in LOTS of great flavors: Sea Salt, Roasted Vegetable, Rosemary & Olive Oil.  They are delicious, and they are perfect for snacking at your computer, or serving at a cocktail party. […]

Five Reasons it’s Difficult to go Gluten-Free and Casein-Free


It has not been an easy road going gluten- and casein-free, and I’m writing today’s post to help all of those of you who have had infractions while placing your child on this diet, to help ease disorders, such as autism and Down syndrome. As far as I can tell, that means everyone who has […]