This is the question that my daughter posed to me this week. She was making a potato salad to take to uni for lunch. She wanted to boil potatoes, as well as hard boil some eggs to go into her potato salad. So as she was preparing to boil the potatoes she asked "Can I… Continue reading Can you boil potatoes & eggs together?
For a number of years I've been getting what I call my toothache headaches or a headache in my jaw or sinuses. I have a pain in my upper jaw that is like a headache & there can also be pain in other parts of my forehead. In the last 2 years I've ended up… Continue reading What’s Causing My Headaches?
Many posts online show beautifully cooked food but you don't always see how many fails may have happened along the way. Today I thought I'd share a few of my cooking failures to show that things don't always work out. There aren't many images of my cooking gone wrong as I don't tend to take… Continue reading Cooking Fails
The original recipe was in our Day to Day Cookery Cookbook. This was the cookbook we used for school Home Economics lessons at high school. My mother had a copy of this cookbook so I didn't get to have a newer edition. I remember visiting my friend (when I was in high school) one weekend… Continue reading GF Raspberry Coconut Slice
I went to a Quirky Cooking Life Changing Food Seminar a couple of months ago & also got my copy of the Life Changing Food cookbook. At the seminar both Jo & Fouad shared some of their story around food & health. They also demonstrated some of the recipes from their Life Changing Food Cookbook. … Continue reading My Changing Diet
I'm starting a newsletter for this blog. I'm planning on publishing it fortnightly on a Friday. Now, I don't usually subscribe to newsletters that just show recent blog posts. If I want to follow & read a certain blog I will either add it to my WordPress or Feedly Reader. However I do subscribe to… Continue reading Feed My Family Fortnightly Friday Four
Until just over a month ago I had really let me fitness slide this year. I need to be fit not only to stay healthy but to look after my family. Just over 5 weeks ago when it was school holidays and we were staying on the Sunshine Coast I started walking again. It was… Continue reading Walking My Way to Fitness
While this blog has been mainly about trying to feed my family whilst dealing with multiple food intolerance's, I would like it to be more than that. Over the years that I have been a mother (16+), I have not only been conscious of what I have physically been feeding my family but also what… Continue reading It’s more than Physical Nourishment
It is so easy to focus on what we can't eat now but I was reminded from reading this post from Adventures of an Allergic Foodie, that changing our diet has had very positive effects to us as well. My son was only 9 when he was first diagnosed with food intolerances, see more of his story… Continue reading How my Family’s Food Intolerances has been Good for Me
After living with multiple food intolerances in my family for over 3 years I thought it was time to share some of our journey. My son was a reflux baby, toddler then child. Finally we found a doctor who helped us discover his food intolerances. We discovered he was intolerant to dairy, soy, preservatives and… Continue reading I’ve Started a Blog