Education & Advocacy Kids & Family

Getting Kids Involved in Water Conservation With the Cal Water H2O Challenge

Disclosure: I received compensation from Moms Meet (momsmeet.com), May MediaGroup LLC, for this post. As a Moms Meet blogger, I agree to share the information on this challenge and to post my honest opinion on my blog.  The opinions posted are my own. As some of you may know I’m not native to California and when […]

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2017 Gluten Free & Allergen Friendly Expo Recap

Disclosure: I received free entry to the Gluten Free & Allergen Friendly Expo in exchange for this post.  My opinions are my own and I was not paid or required to write this review or host this giveaway.  This post contains affiliate links.   Way back in November… yes, that feels like way back when, I […]

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Soups

Southwestern Udon Noodle Soup

Today I am sharing a simple recipe with a delicious twist using udon noodles from JSL Foods.  By combining Japanese udon noodles with Southwestern spices and beans you make a hearty soup which is sure to satisfy your taste buds.  I recently saw information on JSL Foods hosting a recipe contest using their udon noodles […]

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Holidays Life

Tips for Organizing Your Closet While Creating Jobs

When you read that title – you probably wondered how in the world cleaning out your closet had anything to do with getting a job. But it does – and you are an important part of putting people to work even though you may not realize it. So – let’s talk about how these two […]

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Holidays Kids & Family

Non-Food Christmas Advent Calendars for Kids 2017 – Great for Kids with Food Allergies

It’s that time of the year!  The advent calendars are on the shelves and so many of them contain chocolates or candies.  I love the idea of having an advent calendar, but a calendar with chocolate or candies isn’t one that would work for us due to food allergies.  Plus, my daughter doesn’t get much […]

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Kids & Family Life Reviews & Giveaways

2017 Gluten free & Allergen Friendly Expo Coming to Northern CA 11/18 & 11/19

Disclosure: I received free entry to the Gluten Free & Allergen Friendly Expo in exchange for this post.  My opinions are my own and I was not paid or required to write this review or host this giveaway.  This post contains affiliate links. It’s back and it’s here!  The Gluten Free & Allergen Friendly Expo is […]

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DIY & Crafts Holidays

DIY Turkey Barrettes, Pins & Headbands

Disclosure: I received some of these products for free from Oriental Trading. My opinions are my own and I was not paid or required to write this post. Oriental Trading is your go-to for all your Thanksgiving needs from home decor to tableware to party decoration and crafts, chances are they will have what you are looking […]

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Breakfast Recipes

Vegan and Allergy-Friendly Apple Cinnamon Pancakes

Are you a waffle or pancake lover?  We have that conversation pretty much every Sunday in our home.  Sundays are my usual day for making a special breakfast for my family.  Most Sundays it’s pancakes because that’s my daughters preference, but sometimes she will allow me to make waffles instead.  One of her favorites choices […]

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Holidays Reviews & Giveaways

Unique Holiday Gifts for All From Uncommon Goods + Giveaway

Disclosure: I received these products for free from Uncommon Goods.  My opinions are my own and I was not paid or required to write this review or host this giveaway. Uncommon Goods makes shopping for your loved ones easy this holiday season with a wide range of unique holiday gifts for everyone.  You can search […]

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Holidays Recipes Sweet Treats

Teal Pumpkin Jack-o’-Lantern Halloween Wacky Cake

Halloween is almost here!  By now I am hoping that you have heard of  Teal Pumpkin Project™ which is about placing teal pumpkins on your doorstep on Halloween to let others know that you have non-food treats available for trick-or-treaters.   “FARE’s Teal Pumpkin Project™ promotes safety, inclusion and respect of individuals managing food allergies. This […]

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