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It’s all about the sammie

July 9th, 2012 33 Comments

Like Brooke mentioned, we’re mommies! And with mommyhood comes a life full of love … and sandwiches. While little W is only just beginning to snack on the brown-bag lunchtime staple, I find it’s the meal of choice for me most weekend days when I’m running after a crawling toddler and navigating the rest of [...]

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FDA Moves … Closer … to Gluten Free Labeling?

August 2nd, 2011 43 Comments

Today, the US Federal Drug Administration announced two (small) steps forward in its effort to define gluten free in the retail marketplace. According to the FDA’s website, the agency has reopened the comment period on the proposed gluten free standards originally introduced in 2007. It has also released and is seeking input  on a paper about the effect [...]

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“DC Cupcakes” Cameo on TLC

February 23rd, 2011 25 Comments

While we may have been quiet on the blog of late, we sure have been busy behind the scenes. Between raising babies and growing babies, we found a little time to contribute to the second season of “DC Cupcakes,” set to premiere on TLC Friday, February 25.
Here’s how it goes … an e-mail comes in [...]

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Adventures in Veganism

February 16th, 2011 23 Comments

You know when you go on a trip and you spend hours upon hours doing research and planning and fantasizing about what you’ll do and where you’ll go and where you’ll eat? Going gluten-free, dairy-free, meat-free, booze-free, coffee-free on the Crazy Sexy Diet is kind of like that. Honest. Restricted veganism is far less drudgery [...]

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Crazy Sexy Mommy

February 12th, 2011 40 Comments

When you become a parent, three things happen.
1. You can’t find time to post to your blog. Really.
2. You become hyper-aware of what’s going into your child’s body – (be it food, toys or dusty nickels from the floor).
3. You start to conceive of a legacy.
And the next thing you know, you are on a [...]

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