Candy Cane Christmas Cookies

Looking for a festive Christmas Cookie recipe?   This is one of my favorites that I make every year.  I like these even better than the traditional sugar cookies. The recipe follows below. I’ve made it several different ways so that I can tailor it for different food allergies (I love to make them gluten-free).  Have … Continue reading

Enjoy Life Dark Chocolate Morsels: A Product Review

The folks at Enjoy Life (one of my favorite companies because of their largely allergen-free food) were kind enough to send me a package of their Dark Chocolate Morsels. All of Enjoy Life products are free of wheat, dairy, peanuts, tree nuts, egg, soy, fish, shellfish, casein, sesame, and sulfites.  How many companies do you … Continue reading

Peanut, Nut, and Gluten-Free Drugstore Finds

Our food for the holidays is mostly homemade for my son who has multiple food allergies (including nuts) and my celiac.   It’s not easy to find something gluten and nut-free that’s festive, pre-packaged, and ready to go. Still, I was shopping at a local drugstore scanning the shelves for a Christmas miracle…and I got it!  … Continue reading

Louise’s Applesauce Cake

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 that … Continue reading

Mimi’s Banana Pudding

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 Lemon Bars

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