A Gluten-Free Vegan Mom Who Knows

A raw, grain-free, corn-free, soy-free, oil-free, celiac mama raising her two healthy celiac girls.

March 22, 2013
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My Nickel Allergy Triggers My Eczema Flareups: Nickel in Food, Money, Cell Phones, Jewelry and More…

After I recovered from two parasites, and herniated disk pressing on my spinal cord and nerve, kidney pain/congestion and toxic beryllium levels (just to name a few of my 2012 health obstacles), my itchy and painful rash that has plagued my life for about four years returned.… Read more

June 10, 2011
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OFF TO SEE THE WIZARD…For a Bug Bite???

Yup! That’s right! Syd has been suffering from a recent bug bite that she got when visiting my mom early Tuesday afternoon. Today, two days later, she was in extreme pain of which melted my heart.

I tried the following topical treatments:

  • Benadryl Anti-Itch
  • Hydrocortisone 2%
  • Baking Power Paste (this recently worked for Lexie’s ragweed rash – yes, she got a rash on all the places where the ragweed touched her skin: both arms and her left knee)
  • Raw Coconut Oil (Lexie had success with this too after the baking powder paste dried up her rash)
  • And LOTS of ice
*Be sure to check out the holistic remedy that I’ve come to depend on at the bottom of this post.… Read more