Sunday, March 22, 2015

Allergy Momma

These last two years have been quite the change for our family.  My son was diagnosed with life threatening food allergies after suffering a couple anaphylactic reactions.  These reactions caused severe life threatening symptoms including; hives, rashes, throat closing, breathing issues, sneezing and wheezing.  He required an ambulance ride, hospital stay, shots of epinephrine and his asthma medicine.  That was all during his first year.  We are now ending year two and feeling better about his conditions (eczema, food allergies and asthma).  Now that we have all three somewhat under control we are now in the maintenance and avoidance stage.

He was initially allergic to

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Free Sample Cottonelle CleanRipple Texture Kit


Calling all Free Sample lovers.  Dare a friend or family member to go "commando" and receive your very own Cottonelle CleanRipple Texture Kit.  All you need is a Facebook account or email address to send your dare.  Head over to Cottonelle to get your freebie.

Saturday, January 3, 2015

High Value Vitamin Coupon

Head over and print out the $2.00 off Nature Made products coupon.

Starting January 4th you can score Nature Made products for around $1.30 using this printable coupon at Target or CVS.

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Food Allergy Training Programs


Are you or someone you love managing food allergies?  FARE (Food Allergy Research & Education) has a wealth of information and resources available to help those managing this life threatening condition.  There are training materials available for teachers, school nurses, parents & caregivers and restaurants.  Educating yourself and others is the best option for spreading awareness to ensure people with allergies can remain safe and healthy. 

If you have younger children dealing with life threatening allergies be sure to check out Binky Goes Nuts.

Binky Goes Nuts: Understanding Peanut Allergies: The popular animated PBS children’s series Arthur explores food alleriges in an episode titled "Binky Goes Nuts." The DVD and educational activity unit can be used by teachers and parents to teach kids about food allergy, and teach them how to help make their schools a safer place.

Friday, September 5, 2014

Free Nutrition, Recipe and Fitness Tips E-Book


Head over to Eggland's Best and 'like" them on Facebook to download a Free copy of their latest e-book "Better Taste, Better Nutrition, Better You." This book is from Eggland's Best and Cathe Friedrich.  

Grab your free copy now, this book is originally $9.99!

Thursday, September 4, 2014

Freezer Cooking 101

I love to freeze everything! I will be sharing all my freezer tips and recipes here for all my readers and would like to know what are your top freezer questions or concerns?  Here are a couple of pictures of what will be included in the next few posts:

Frozen Bananas = Banana Ice Cream
Frozen Strawberries = Smoothies and Fruit Syrup

Individual Pasta Bake for work/school lunches
Homemade Dairy Free Garlic Bread

Small Frozen Burritos = Quick After School Snack
Waffles = Healthier recipe and supper fluffy (easy fluffing tip)

Easy French Toast
Quick Crock Pot Freezer Meals

Stayed Tuned to learn the tips, recipes and watch the videos!