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How To Make All Your Favorite Recipes Without The Nuts

Posted 07.31.2013 | Healthy Living

By Matthew Kadey for Shape.com Banana bread just isn't banana bread without walnuts, it seems. But with the rising tide of food sensitivities and a...

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.

Chocolate-Covered Candy Cane Dipped Pears

Amie Valpone | Posted 03.03.2013 | Taste
Amie Valpone

Here's a quick n' easy recipe that you can whip up in a few minutes with your leftover holiday candy canes!

Buy Me Some Peanuts And Cracker Jacks...Oh Wait, Don't

Posted 08.28.2011 | Home

BOSTON - For five hours before a Missoula Osprey minor league baseball game last summer, Cheri Pijanowski hand washed 150 white folding chairs wit...

Should Schools Be Nut-Free?

Susan Weissman | Posted 07.19.2011 | Healthy Living
Susan Weissman

Should US schools be "Nut Free?" I wonder how much the label of "Nut-Free" school can secure the safety of any nut-allergic allergic child.

The Kitchen Tool Your Allergy-Free Kitchen Can't Live Without

Elizabeth Gordon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Elizabeth Gordon

If you find that you can't always successfully substitute one flour for another, this is because most flours have different weights. So here's a list of my favorite flours and their weights.

A Gluten, Dairy, Soy, Nut, Egg and Mess-Free Dinner

Elizabeth Gordon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Elizabeth Gordon

To me, entertaining is one of life's greatest pleasures. There's only one problem: I hate cleaning up at the end of the night.

An Allergy-Free Sore Throat Home Remedy

Elizabeth Gordon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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 Spritz Cookies

Elizabeth Gordon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Elizabeth Gordon

Happy holidays, dear reader. I hope that you have an easier time with the spritz than I and that you enjoy every last crumb of these cute little cookies.

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

Elizabeth Gordon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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 | Home
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 | Home
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 | Home
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 | Home
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 | Home
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.

Will Honey Sweeten My Jewish New Year With Food Allergies? (3 Alternatives to Traditional Honey Cake)

Susan Weissman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Susan Weissman

As with most special occasions, I've heard many espouse the notion "It's not about the food!" Yet reality often brings me to a less hallowed place when planning a meal around food allergies.

Very Vanilla, but Allergy-Free

Elizabeth Gordon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Elizabeth Gordon

When I put on my thinking cap this morning and thought up a project to quell my boredom, I settled on making homemade vanilla extract.

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.

Please Pass the Allergy-Free Chocolate

Elizabeth Gordon | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Elizabeth Gordon

Now I have another chocolate opportunity upon me: Passover. The food allergy-sufferer's dream holiday!

Allergy-Free Pineapple Upside Down Cake and the Bumpy Road to Baking It

Elizabeth Gordon | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Elizabeth Gordon

I may have figured out how to make cake without gluten, dairy, soy, nut and eggs, but I do not know how to live SNAFU free.

Is Tripe Gluten, Dairy, Soy, Nut and Egg-Free?

Elizabeth Gordon | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Elizabeth Gordon

I am a hungry person with food allergies in a foreign country. Have you ever wanted to cook or eat something so badly that you dream about it at night?

Gluten, Dairy, Soy, Nut and Egg-Free Southwestern Black Bean Salad

Elizabeth Gordon | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Elizabeth Gordon

This is a delicious and very easy recipe that serves as either a colorful, nutritious and fiber-dense main course for one or a zesty side for four.

A Tisket, A Tasket, A Brisket's in the Basket

Elizabeth Gordon | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Elizabeth Gordon

I'm going to get right to it and hand over a very simple Seder menu that's gluten, dairy, soy, nut and egg-free.

Reactions Speak Louder Than Words: An Allergy-Free Testimonial

Elizabeth Gordon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Elizabeth Gordon

Rarely do I let anyone speak for me; however, I think that this testimonial says more than I ever could.

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.