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A Pictoral Thanks-giving

This year was a lovely one–here are some pictoral highlights of a few of the many things that have brought me joy this year. The last at our house to keep its beautiful red leaves   Baby kale Wonder whose … Continue reading

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GO VOTE! (& cookies)

  Get out and vote. Please. I have no doubt you’re sick of hearing about “Bronco Bama” and Romney. I’m in Virginia, so trust me, I hear you. We are super-saturated with robocalls! But here are 3 good reasons to … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Carving Party 2012

  Ah, what a fun party. And what a tasty party.  And just for the record, that is Mr. Dude’s pumpkin carving prowess on display above,  not mine. I’m assuming everyone has done the Halloween thing yet, but if not, … Continue reading

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Pumpkin love

I grow mini pumpkins every year. I just love watching ’em grow. I never grow the large ones because they’re so huge. So maybe in June, I saw a baby pumpkin plant volunteer in our front yard. I mean, after … Continue reading

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Celiac Sprue Association Conference Oct 4-6th!

I am really excited to be moderating a panel on Gluten Free Blogging at 35th Annual Celiac Sprue Association on October 4-6th on Long Island in Hauppauge, NY. There will be great sessions on the latest and greatest from the … Continue reading

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Simply Gluten-Free Magazine Giveaway!

I’ve been way overdue for fun news, and unfortunately the big ole pile of folders on my desk has kept me from blogging as much as I’d like! So the top 3 fun things: I’m writing for Simply Gluten-Free Magazine, … Continue reading

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Self Care Retreat for July

When I posted on “me first” and self care a few months back, I got a lot of great responses from people who, like me, value self-care and yet struggle to make it a priority with the many competing demands … Continue reading

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“Me first” movement

I stumbled upon Rebecca Scritchfield’s Nurture Principles and I was delighted at from first glance! Rebecca is a fellow RD and I haven’t had the pleasure to meet her in person (yet) but this philosophy meshes so well with mine … Continue reading

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Time to Celebrate!

Cheryl’s note: It seems like for whatever reason, people were getting an error message for this page…not sure why, but hope it works now! I was looking through my 2 websites, and and realized that I’m about 100 … Continue reading

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Self-acceptance and authenticity

I’m a gluten-free baker. A cook. A gardener. A nutritionist. A kitty-momma. So many labels I enjoy, and my least favorite is someone who has had physical difficulties for over the past 7 years. I’m very, very lucky that I … Continue reading

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