Archives for January 2013

My Simple Gluten Free, Soy Free, Nut Free Flour Mix

If you've read the post titled "My Gluten Free, Soy Free, Diary Free, Nut Free Life" you'll have a better understanding of all of the food restrictions that make my dietary choices pretty limited.  The flour blend below is the blend I use for nearly every recipe on this site.  I have intolerances to gluten, dairy, and soy, many grains ,such as amaranth, teff, and sorghum, to name a few. Worst of all, I'm allergic to tree nuts and deathly allergic to peanuts.  This flour mix is gluten free, dairy … [Read more...]

How To Grow Garlic: Planting Organic Garlic

When are you supposed to plant garlic? In the Fall. When am I planting Garlic? In January….. Why? You ask? Because I got lazy. Well, I hate to say lazy…. But, I had so much other stuff going on like Halloween and… I guess that’s all I can think of, but I felt really busy. … [Read more...]

My Gluten Free, Diary Free, Soy Free, Nut Free Life and How To Live it!

I have always been nut free; not by choice, errr…. I guess by choice because I want to keep living. I found out when I was young that I was allergic to soy - I gave it up for 2 years per the suggestion of my allergist and then started eating it again (supposedly it was supposed to make the allergy go away - it didn't happen). By May 2012, I felt like crap! At that point I couldn't even really pinpoint when/why/how I felt like crap.  The following paragraphs will give you a brief glimpse into a … [Read more...]