Cotton Patch Cafe: A Restaurant Review

A very dear friend of mine recently got married and that meant a rare road trip for just me and the hubby.  And I do mean rare…. After a delightful six-hour road trip (and no that’s not sarcasm…we had a fabulous visit) up to Wichita Falls for the wedding, we dined at Cotton Patch Cafe.  … Continue reading

Mimi’s Spinach Casserole

On  June 1st, The Food Allergy Mom began a new post series called, “What’s Cookin’ In Grandma’s Kitchen” to encourage food allergy families to reclaim their kitchens.  A couple of times each week I will be posting allergy-friendly, gluten-free, and nut-free versions of my grandmother’s recipes. I have dozens of my grandmother’s old recipe cards … Continue reading

Mimi’s Gluten and Nut-Free Oven Fried Chicken

On  June 1st, The Food Allergy Mom began a new post series called, “What’s Cookin’ In Grandma’s Kitchen” to encourage food allergy families to reclaim their kitchens.  A couple of times each week I will be posting allergy-friendly, gluten-free, and nut-free versions of my grandmother’s recipes. I have dozens of my grandmother’s old recipe cards … Continue reading

John Soules Fajitas Are Food For The Gluten-Free Soul

Although I love to cook and bake, time isn’t always on my side…especially during the busy school year.  Honestly, between school, day care, extracurricular activities, sports, and everything else I’m doing good to get dinner on the table period. One of the greatest conveniences of not having food allergies is the ability to purchase pre-packaged … Continue reading

Canyon Bakehouse Sandwich Bread Product Review

The folks at Canyon Bakehouse were nice enough to send me a few of their specialty breads to sample and then share with you, my loyal readers. I first stumbled upon a Canyon Bakehouse product when a family member saw it at a Whole Foods and thought I might like to try it.  Until then, … Continue reading

Going ‘Nuts’ At The Deli Counter

Think you’re just buying lunchmeat at your local grocer’s deli counter?  You could get be getting a lot more than you bargain for if you have nut allergies. Living with multiple food allergies in our home, I buy a lot of our groceries from the produce section and the deli counter of our local grocery store.  … Continue reading