Do you have a child with a gluten sensitivity or allergy, and sometimes have a hard time convincing them to eat the new funky experiment you just baked for them? Ok. That sounds weird. By funky experiment, I mean a new recipe you came up with, and that replaces conventional store-bought food containing an allergen…… Continue reading Gluten-free Amaranth Madeleines
It’s Christmas time! Yay! That joyful time of the year when backing, cooking and endless occasions to eat yet something more, is on the daily menu. By these occasions, I also mean binge-watching Netflix and eating whatever’s next to me. In our house, and I assume in many houses where someone has food-related allergies, it’s…… Continue reading Allergies and the Holidays
On November 24th, Oakey Debbs, an 11-year-old boy from West Palm Beach, Florida, died from a delayed anaphylactic reaction. He had eaten a piece of cake that contained walnuts, to which he had been diagnosed as mildly allergic. You can read one of the many articles here: Oakley Debbs. My heart goes out to his…… Continue reading Thank You, Family Debbs.
A play date. A fun and exciting event. My kids going to their friends’ houses. How gezellig. By the way, errrr, can I come too? As a parent of kids with allergies, I can act seemingly neurotic towards a parent who is not typically confronted with allergy-related issues. For example. If my kid goes to…… Continue reading The Play Date With Peanuts
Last spring, we went to Turin. We’ve been there before, and each time, I love the city even more. Turin has a lot of offer. Stunning architecture, a wonderful giant park, archways that go on forever. The urbans are very friendly, genuine and stylish. I’m naming just a few things. There’s a lot to write…… Continue reading Food Culture in Turin
What are treat bombs? They’re what I call treats that come out of the blue. They pop out of nowhere at school, in the play yard, sports class, events. Even in the forest. (Yes that happened too.) Or at a birthday you didn’t know was going to be celebrated in your kids’ capoeira class. It…… Continue reading The Treat Bombs
So happy you could join. I’m Stella and this is my new blog. It’s about food, kids, allergies and how our planet is affected by our eating habits. My purpose is to start a dialogue about food and kids. I know this sounds pretentious. I’m fine with that. I think we all need to talk.…… Continue reading Welcome to Yums for All