Food

Faux Peanut Butter Cups

Who doesn’t love Reece’s Peanut Butter Cups? But well are Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups gluten free? That is a good question, after a search on the inter webs I have have see a few yes’s and a few no’s. On Reese’s website it says see package. The few packages I have seen do say they…

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2017 Gluten Free & Allergen Friendly Expo is coming!.

Woohoo the 2017 Gluten Free & Allergen Friendly Expo is almost here! This will be my 4th year attending the show and I couldn’t be more excited. Who doesn’t love finding new delicious food that are gluten free! The expo is going to be in Schaumburg April 22-23 at the Schaumburg Convention Center. My tip: come hungry and wear…

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My battle with middle age weight

So of course just like everyone else at the beginning of the year I pledged to be better at my health. Well it’s now March and guess how much I have done… yep my once a month dance class and I think MAYBE one Zumba class. My meal planning has gone out the window and snacking…

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Chocolate Mint Smoothie

One of things I miss the most since going dairy free is chocolate malt shakes. I think part is because I remember making them as a kid with my dad. They were always a special weekend treat. So I have adapted that same great chocolate mint taste but in a healthy treat. Perfect for an afternoon…

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Review of the 2016 Gluten Free & Allergen Friendly Expo (GFAFE)

Yesterday during an unusually very cold May Saturday I ventured up to the Gluten Free & Allergen Friendly Expo. This was the 4th time attending and I’m always amazed at how many products there are. My daughter came along with me so it was a great mom/daughter day. One of my most favorite things about…

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Join me at the 2016 Gluten Free & Allergen Friendly Expo

Woohoo the 2016 Gluten Free & Allergen Friendly Expo is just around the corner! This will be my 3rd year attending the show and I couldn’t be more excited. Who doesn’t love finding new delicious food that are gluten free! My tip: come hungry! There were so many samples to try that I didn’t have to stop for lunch.…

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Meal Planning Recipes #3

My goal in 2016 was to keep meal planning all year! I’m happy to say it’s almost March and I’m still going strong. See the original post here. Here are the meals for the past two weeks:

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Meal Planning – Post #2

So two weeks ago I vowed to keep up my meal planning and I am happy to say that I didn’t fail on this one…. yet As promised I’m sharing the recipes that I have picked out for last week and next week. Here they are:

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Meal Planning #1 – Getting better organized this year!

Happy New Year Everyone! As just about everyone, one of my New Year’s Resolutions is to get better organized and to eat healthier. So this year I am vowing to do meal planning EVERY week. Last year I did it a few weeks and the weeks I did it made it SO much easier on me and…

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