Hot Fudge Ice Cream Cake

Our son, Noah, doesn’t really care for traditional birthday cakes.  Noah is allergic to artificial food coloring/dyes so when he does have cake, he has to scrape off the frosting.  A few years ago, Noah asked if he could have shakes instead of cake for his birthday and the shakes have stuck ever since.  He […]

Fruit Birthday Cake

Do you have a hard time trying to make a safe birthday cake?  Check out this creative, healthy, allergy friendly birthday cake a friend of mine made for her little boys birthday!  Genius right?!  This cake gets a standing ovation from me!  I just love it when people use their creativity to make healthy look […]

Anna and Josie’s 7th Birthday

It’s hard to believe how fast seven years can fly.  Seven years ago, we were blessed with our sweet little girls. (For more on Our Story click here)  Anna is full of joy, courage and creativity.  Josie is caring, helpful and full of sweetness.  Before we had kids, I use to wish that if we […]

Birthday Parties #2: It’s My Party and I’ll Cry If I Want To

Second Birthdays give way to unpredictable toddlers.  Who would have ever guessed that all our guests gathered around serenading them Happy Birthday, would be so upsetting?  Especially with something so yummy looking within arms reach. When my little girl’s birthdays roll around, I am often overcome with gratitude for the miraculous gift they are.  We […]

Birthday Parties #1: 1st Birthday!

We recently celebrated our son Noah’s birthday.   So while I’m still in birthday mode, I want to share with you about our birthday celebrations with food allergies.  So today’s post is the first in I’m not sure how many it will be, posts. Celebration.  Family.  Friends.  Party.  Games.  Music.  Balloons.  Birthday Box.  Streamered  Door.  […]