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.

November 22, 2013
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Vegan Thanksgiving Article, Trash Picked Treasures, Sydney’s Unexplained Rash, Our Vow Renewal and My Return to Blogging

As you all know, I took 2013 off from blogging and from my computer; however, I have been sharing what I’ve been up to via Instagram.

Nevertheless, two weeks ago and right before Greg, my girls and I headed to Orlando, FL, I was contacted by a reporter from my local newspaper to be interviewed for a meatless Thanksgiving article.… Read more

April 2, 2012
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Shower Curtains and Your Indoor Air Quality – Organic Fabric Links Too!


 
“Tell me and I’ll forget; 
show me and I may remember; 
involve me and I’ll understand.” 

~Chinese Proverb 

Most shower curtain liners are made from polyvinyl chloride (PVC) and contain the phthalathe DEHP, linked to hormaonal disruption in humans.
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May 19, 2011
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Our Local Library’s Annual Book Sale!!

The girls and I spent part of our at our local library. Well, kinda. We spent more time in the restroom because my girls are obsessed with the high-forced-air hand dryer while they asserted (quite loudly) that they had to go to the bathroom yet again (minutes after a previous visit) because, this time, they had to *poop*… so back we went (and you guessed it: nope – no poop).… Read more

April 13, 2011
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Emergency Escape Tool, Radon Test Kit, Escape Ladder: Check! Check! Check!

Bridges scare the bejesus out of me! I’m surprised that it has taken me this long to buy the life-saving tool needed to escape an automobile that has ended up in the lake, stream, river or bay bellow. I’m hoping that that never happens to me, but if it does, I’m now prepared to protect my precious cargo as each car is equipped with a seatbelt cutter and window breaker.Read more

April 2, 2011
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Remodeling Our Powder Room (The Before Pictures)

After cleaning out our garage, setting up a fitness area, and gathering together things that we don’t use/need anymore, I decided that it’s time to paint the powder room adjacent to our kitchen.

While the girls were napping, I pulled out the white ceiling paint from the basement and am now ready to start giving our powder room its new look.… Read more

April 2, 2011
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My Favorite Room in My Home

A year and a half ago, Greg and I remodeled 1/3 of our basement. Part of that renovation includes my favorite part of our home, my girls’ hideout.

When remodeling, I had my contractor, Howard Helmer, open up and finish off the wasted space under our basement stairs.… Read more