Currently Browsing: June 2014

Food Allergy Families July Meeting Logistics

If you’ve been following the blog you are aware of the new support group I recently co-founded, Food Allergy Families of Montgomery and Bucks, and I am excited that we have lined up some great topics through January next year! For our upcoming July meeting we will be having a local speaker join us to […]

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Five Things {Weekly Link-Up Party} – Top 8 Free Fav Snacks

If you’ve been following me on the blog you know that my daughter suffers from severe life-threatening allergies (diary, soy, egg, peanut, kiwi, and pineapple – which is the most recent diagnosis from just 3 days ago.)  Since I am still breastfeeding I also have had to remove these items from my diet.  I’ve been […]

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DIY Fun Shape Crayons!

Summer is officially here which means the kids are home from school…. and I’ve seem some posts where Moms are saying the summer boredom is starting to kick in!  Really!?  Already!? When I was a kid I felt like I was never bored during our summer vacations, but I also felt like we occupied ourselves […]

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Feature Article: Local moms create support group for food allergy families

I’ve been busy at work for the last month establishing a new local food allergy support group and was excited to be contacted last week by one of our local reporters.  Below is the article that was written about why we started the group, our goals, and meeting logistics. I have been putting many hours into […]

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Food Is No Longer My Enemy

I’ve been dairy, egg, soy and peanut and tree nut-free officially for over 5 months now due to my daughters allergies and me breastfeeding and I feel I finally am at a point when I can talk about my struggles with food over the past 5 months. I ate a relatively healthy diet before the diagnoses, […]

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Five Things {Weekly Link-Up Party} – Cecelia Ahern

I keep seeing many posts on social media this week about both the book and the movie, The Fault in Our Stars, and my husband and I have a running joke that if it’s a book that I love then it will probably be made into a movie.  It’s not true that all of the […]

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The Craftys Awards – I’m a Finalist!

Wanted to share some cool news with you all… I just found out today that I am a finalist in The Craftys for my Pinterest Board “DIY Crafts!”  And here’s the tweet to prove it:   In case you haven’t heard about The Craftys yet, they are a new annual awards celebration for crafters – sort of like the […]

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Simple Vase Update for Under $1.00

If you are a frequent thrifter like me, chances are you’ve seen these standard cylinder glass vases for sale there or at your local dollar store, for, well, you guessed it a dollar! I see them frequently and sometimes when I’m not feeling so creative I pass them up because they look pretty boring and plain to me, but […]

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Five Things {Weekly Link-Up Party} – Fav (Free) Fonts for the Summer!

I confess, I have a slight addiction to fonts.  I can spend hours and hours exploring and downloading fonts online.  Before I really got into learning Photoshop (and a teeny tad of Illustrator,) I thought most fonts cost money, but then I found some great, trustworthy sites, that don’t charge for them – sweet! With […]

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Buttercream Frosting {Allergy-Friendly}

I recently shared a new delicious allergy-friendly chocolate cake recipe earlier this week and decided to make my equally delicious (and also allergy-friendly) buttercream frosting to top it off; and my sharing that recipe with you today! Doesn’t it look just yummy?! This is my go-to frosting, it’s simple to make and reminds me of my […]

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