The Babes 14 results
  • Raising Gluten-Free Kids

      Raising gluten-free kids is a lot easier than you might think. My husband was diagnosed with Celiac Disease six years ago, so we’re pretty used to living gluten-free. In fact, I’d say we’re almost pro. We’ve learned how to eat out, travel, and wade through the gluten-eous world we live in. Our 3 year-old son Callum, was diagnosed with a gluten, egg, and dairy intolerance eight months ago. That changed life a lot, because now we had a child with a gluten intoler...
  • Summer Holidays With Gluten-Free & Dairy-Free Kids (Kale Chips too)

    We tend to do a lot of travelling in the Summer.  Usually just short road trips, but being gluten-free and dairy-free still requires planning on short travels. We recently spent a lot of our week away at the beach and it was so much fun!  The kiddies loved being by the water, playing in the sand, and swimming the days away. I decided to share some of my traveling tips with you - it's not easy traveling with allergy kids and adults.  Makes for some serious planning and ...
  • Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free, & Egg-Free Almond Butter Oat Cookies

    Callum has recently discovered Sesame Street - thanks to Feist's lovely Number Four song.  Tonight we were watching a clip on youtube with Cookie Monster.  When it was over we were both craving cookies!  It was just after supper so I went ahead and whipped these babies up without him knowing - it was a little too late for baking with a preschooler. When Callum got out of the bath (thank you Daddy for being the #1 bath time dude) he ran down the stairs in the bare buff and said, "Mommy, ...
  • My Assistant – isn’t he gorgeous?

    Livvie's FIRST birthday is coming up so I am busy busy busy prepping for her party.  She's on a GF diet like her daddy so I've been making GF cupcakes with much success.  I will post on the cupcakes post-party. But for now, here's a picture of my little man helping me make her cupcakes.  I LOVE baking with Callum.  It slows me down, and it's much messier, but it is one of my favourite things to do with him. He loves to muck around!