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Heather Collins
Colorado
stay-at-home mom who cooks gluten-free, grain-free, homeschools and loves to do crafts
Interests: knitting, green living, cooking, reading, writing, attachment parenting, stay at home mom, raw food, alternative health, celiac disease, gluten-free, food photography, crafts, eco-friendly products, toddler crafts, natural crafts, natural parenting, ec-ofriendly crafts
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LOVE the swallow tail butterfly kite
Thank you, Debbie! My family loved the fudge and I hope others try it too :)
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Thanks for your comment, Karen! My daughter is allergic to peanuts and tree-nuts.. so I do not have a peanut butter fudge recipe for you. I hope you try my chocolate fudge! :) We didn't think it tasted like coconut. I think you will like it!
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I hope you all had a peaceful Christmas and a great start to the New Year. We had a relaxing Christmas and then took a small trip for New Years. We spent time in one of our favorite places, Breckenridge.... Continue reading
Posted Jan 6, 2016 at Life, Gluten Free
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This pie was such a hit that I was only able to snap one quick photo of it. Everyone loved it! S'mores pie is perfect for Summer or Autumn. I think it would make a great treat for a Halloween... Continue reading
Posted Oct 1, 2015 at Life, Gluten Free
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Just recently we were able to add eggs to Sophie's diet! We buy farm fresh organic eggs from a local farm. It's been fun making different egg dishes for Sophie to try. Her favorite is sunny side up. I love... Continue reading
Posted Sep 24, 2015 at Life, Gluten Free
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Follow my blog with Bloglovin This cake is essentially my pumpkin spice cake recipe, which can be found here. Except in boxed form! I spotted a gluten free non-gmo pumpkin cake mix at the store a while back. I decided... Continue reading
Posted Sep 17, 2015 at Life, Gluten Free
Thanks Shirley :)
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My husband loves pie and I love to make pie! It's fun and usually quite simple and quick. My go-to pie recipe base is avocado because it is easy and makes it very creamy. You can't taste the avocado. But... Continue reading
Posted Aug 29, 2015 at Life, Gluten Free
Thank you :)
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These creamy popsicles were a big hit in my house! Even though it's not really summer here at all. It's pretty much been raining for a couple months. But, my daughter loves popsicles and will eat them any time of... Continue reading
Posted May 18, 2015 at Life, Gluten Free
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Sophie isn't allergic to strawberries anymore so I knew I had to make a strawberry pudding! My family loved this pudding and it's super easy to make. It didn't last long. Organic strawberries are starting to come into the stores... Continue reading
Posted Apr 8, 2015 at Life, Gluten Free
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Last Summer we made fruit leather and we are at it again! Fruit leather is simple to make and super fun / easy for kids to help. Sophie loves making fruit leather! This time we made apple fruit leather with... Continue reading
Posted Sep 16, 2014 at Life, Gluten Free
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Have you heard of Jolly Llama Popsicles? They are gluten-free, dairy-free and free of peanuts and tree nuts. We love them! They are also non-gmo! Sophie went to horse camp this year and when it was really hot out, the... Continue reading
Posted Aug 18, 2014 at Life, Gluten Free
Thanks Debbie :)
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Today is World Chocolate Day! Luckily I made these last week just in time to share. These are simple to make and in no time at all, you'll have made your own chocolate candies for World Chocolate Day. Chocolate Coconut... Continue reading
Posted Jul 7, 2014 at Life, Gluten Free
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Summer is in full swing and my daughter, Sophie, has been participating in a few summer activities. She went to a horse camp which was a beautiful experience. On the days that she has a camp, I pack her a... Continue reading
Posted Jul 2, 2014 at Life, Gluten Free
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Boy have we been busy! Homeschooling, crafting, and in general enjoying this Autumn season. Sophie had her annual Halloween party with friends and it was a blast. For the cake, she wanted me to make a 2-layer vanilla bean cake.... Continue reading
Posted Oct 30, 2013 at Life, Gluten Free
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A few weeks ago we made these peach & tangerine popsicles. They were a huge hit! So to make these - Sophie juiced a bunch of organic murcott tangerines, saving some in a mason jar to drink. The rest we... Continue reading
Posted Oct 9, 2013 at Life, Gluten Free
thank you pauline :)
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Thank you for your kind comment, Debbie :)
Toggle Commented Sep 4, 2013 on Summer Days at Life, Gluten Free
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We grew okra in our garden this year, and it's yummy. But we had a few pieces that were overgrown and too tough to cook. So we made art with them! You just slice the okra and use them as... Continue reading
Posted Sep 4, 2013 at Life, Gluten Free
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This Summer we've made memories, passed milestones, made discoveries, laughed and cuddled, faced challenges, made simplifications and reflected on what life is all about. We've gardened (kind of. this year we haven't had the dedication to it like past years,... Continue reading
Posted Aug 20, 2013 at Life, Gluten Free
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Summer is here and we've been making lots of frozen treats. We recently tried a new popsicle idea called Zipzicle. They are like push-pops, and you fill them with whatever you want. More on that later! This grape slushie is... Continue reading
Posted Jun 13, 2013 at Life, Gluten Free
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I last posted about some of the allergy-friendly lunches that I send my husband with during the work week. But Sophie also has her own snack containers for when we go out. We pack a snack when we go to... Continue reading
Posted May 9, 2013 at Life, Gluten Free