Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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The weather is warming and the Black Hills Farmer's Market is on Spring hours! It's too early in the season in South Dakota for most produce although we do have one hydroponic gardener who has the most amazing tomatoes! My favorite produce stand is selling herb plants right now. Soon he will have some of the most awesome vegetable stands. And then there's the lamb. There's a local ranch that raises New Zealand lamb. I try to stock up in the fall but we never make it through the winter. Lamb is one of my favorite forms of protein. This was the first stand that I hit up! And we're going back for more this Saturday!
Monday, May 23, 2016
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May is Celiac Awareness Month. At our house every day is Celiac Awareness. When we first went gluten free 6 years ago, many people accused us of jumping on a fad. It's no fad for my daughter Ryan. We read the ingredients on every processed food that we buy. When we go out to eat we talk to the chef to find out what is safe for her. If Ryan eats gluten she gets a horrible rash on her legs, she has large amounts of blood in her stool and experiences joint pain, diarrhea and stomach cramps.It took years to discover what was wrong with her.
Friday, May 20, 2016
Do you ever have one of those days where you take something out of the freezer to thaw for dinner but have no idea what you are going to make? Yeah, that was me yesterday. I took out a pound of center cut boneless pork chops and then texted back and forth with my daughter, what do you want? I don't know, what do you want? You get it!
Thursday, May 19, 2016
It's grilling season but it's not. The weather has been warming up nicely. We were in the 60s yesterday and expect to be in the high 80s by the weekend. We grilled for Mother's Day but it's been way too windy to grill at all lately.
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
This post was sponsored by Walgreens Cystic Fibrosis Services as part of an Influencer Activation by Influence Central. I received compensation as a thank you for my post.
This is a photo of my two youngest. They were born a little more than a year apart. My chubby girl and my skinny boy. What you can't tell from this photo is that my son was very sick. He was malnourished and dehydrated and in danger of dying because they could not figure out what was wrong with him. One of the first tests that his doctor ran was a sweat test. A positive sweat test is indicative of Cystic Fibrosis (CF). Children with CF excrete a lot of salt in their sweat. Eli's test was negative.
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
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It's that time of year again, party time! Graduation parties, end of school year parties, summer fun parties, you name it, we celebrate it!
Thursday, May 12, 2016
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