Gluten Free Cranberry Bliss Bars

Gluten Free Cranberry Bliss Bars

Ready for a fabulous festive treat?  Here it is – Cranberry Bliss Bars!  This is a great gluten free dessert and perfect for the season.  I love the pictures so I know what it is suppose to look like.  ENJOY Read more…


The Night of Las Posadas

The Night of Las Posadas by Tomie de Paola

Learning of all the traditions that are celebrated throughout the world during December are numberless.  The Spanish have “Las Posadas” which is a nine day celebration.  Some places the celebration is quite elaborate and other small villages it is very Read more…


Common Sense: Happy Holidays?

Common Sense: Happy Holidays?

I’m a firm believer that the reason most people are crabby, ornery, impatient and rude at this time of year is that they have forgotten that there is 24 hours in a day — no more!  Seven to eight of Read more…


Parenting 000: What’s Your Holiday Agenda?

Halloween is the beginning of a string of holidays.  What is your agenda? As a child, my “agenda” was to play and make believe all sorts of stories and situations about the holidays.  One year I made place cards for Read more…


T-Rex Trick-or-Treats

T-Rex Trick-Or-Treats by Lois G. Grambling

Every child is fascinated by dinosaurs, whether it be fact or fiction. With the Halloween season upon us, why not add a dinosaur Halloween story to the seasonal literature.


Celiac Disease Foundation Halloween Candy List 2013

Gluten-Free Candy List 2013

Every kid deserves to have a great time during the Halloween season, not to mention other holidays where candy is involved. Here is a great list of gluten-free candy. Trick-or-Treating just got better . . . and safer!


Gratitude Attitude

The holidays are upon us and I, for one, am going to enjoy the peace and gratitude that Thanksgiving brings. This holiday provides us with the opportunity to, yes eat in abundance, but more importantly to remember why we can Read more…


Happy Veteran’s Day!

How do you celebrate Veteran’s Day? Most financial and government institutions cheer for a day off. Retail companies market all sorts of Veteran’s Day sales. Even restaurants offer discounts for veterans. Of course all of this is great but many Read more…


Best of Both Worlds

I had a great weekend with my grandsons, one is the celiac kid.  Thanks to Eleanor’s Bakery, this celiac kid even ate the crusts of her wonderful sandwich bread!  The other kid loves the white sandwich bread he calls “gluten Read more…


Surprise Valentine Package

If you are mailing a Valentine package — you best get it in the mail!  If you are not — well think of someone who could use a “pick-me-up” and send them a Valentine package.  Pack you box with goodies Read more…