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How To BBQ For Guests With Special Diets

Jessica Goldman Foung | Posted 08.01.2013 | Healthy Living
Jessica Goldman Foung

Accommodate a range of needs by making your next outdoor dinner totally DIY. A fun and tasty idea for anyone (food restrictions or not) that really puts the "special" in special diet. And makes old classics new again.

7 Ways To Prepare For Spring Allergies

Posted 03.26.2013 | Healthy Living

By Mikel Theobald for Everyday Health You can feel it in the air -- spring allergies are fast approaching. With the changing of the seasons comes...

An Allergy-Free Sore Throat Home Remedy

Elizabeth Gordon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
Elizabeth Gordon

Late last week, my sweet neighbor came downstairs with a big mug in her hand. A cup of coffee? No! It was actually a mug of hot lemonade that she had made just for my sore throat.

Gluten, Dairy, Soy, Nut and Egg-Free "Peanut Butter" Fudge

Elizabeth Gordon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
Elizabeth Gordon

This holiday favorite really is nut free despite the fact that it tastes like peanut butter. It might sound a little strange, but it is creamy and rich, just like mom used to make.

Gluten, Dairy, Soy, Nut and Egg-Free English Toffee

Elizabeth Gordon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
Elizabeth Gordon

In my family, the arrival of English toffee means but one thing: Christmas is on the horizon. I thought I'd show you an easy way to make a allergy-free version of this crowd-pleaser.

A Gluten, Dairy, Soy, Nut and Egg-Free Hors d'Oeuvre

Elizabeth Gordon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
Elizabeth Gordon

Although Thanksgiving isn't exactly known for being a holiday heavy on the hors d'oeuvres, it's true that just about everyone that I know enjoys a little cocktail and snack before the gluttony begins.

Stuffing Cornbread -- Free of Gluten, Dairy, Soy, Nut and Eggs

Elizabeth Gordon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
Elizabeth Gordon

That's not a typo. I really meant to say "stuffing cornbread" and not cornbread stuffing. This year, I got to thinking: why not just mix the stuffing ingredients right into the corn muffin batter?

Gluten, Dairy, Soy, Nut and Egg-Free Cranberry Orange Cookies for Your Thanksgiving Feast

Elizabeth Gordon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
Elizabeth Gordon

So, if you are anything like me and want to lighten your load for the big holiday, send out your recipes today (including this one) and call a party rental store to sort out the rest.

An Allergy-Free Thanksgiving on the Horizon

Elizabeth Gordon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
Elizabeth Gordon

I don't know anyone who isn't charmed by a cut-out cookie, and this one does not fall short. Whip up a batch of these now and freeze them undecorated to make your Thanksgiving even easier.

Low Carb Spaghetti from a Squash!

Brigitte Mars | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Brigitte Mars

Using a tool called a Spirulizer, summer squashes can be shred into noodle like threads and used as low carbohydrate pasta.

In Pursuit of the Perfect (and Quick) Plantain

Elizabeth Gordon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Elizabeth Gordon

Fried plantains are a delicious treat. I like to eat them piled on a plate, all alone, and I don't like to share.

Ring In The New Year With Allergy-Free Funnel Cakes

Elizabeth Gordon | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Elizabeth Gordon

Lying on that yoga mat, I considered which thing I would like to eat for my last hurrah on New Year's Eve, the one dessert that sounded so good that I would want to inhale every last calorie.