On my mascara

I like to joke with people that my eyelashes are the only thing on me that’s not short.      Seriously, check those things out!  I’m 5’2″ and a true petite, but my lashes are so long that they sometimes hit my sunglasses.  They’re one of my favorite things about me.  Recently I had a … More On my mascara


My husband and I are go getters.  We learned about kiddo’s abnormal labs on a Tuesday, and we were gluten free the following Monday after the biopsy.  It hasn’t been easy, but it hasn’t been the end of the world.  It’s doable.  We learn more every day.  My taste buds are actually adjusting.  Four months … More Results

It’s official

Biopsy results are back.  It’s official.  Little man has celiac disease, and we have been officially gluten free for the last thirteen days.  The first several days were the hardest, but it’s getting easier.  I created this blog primarily to chronicle our celiac journey and to record recipe hits and failures.  When we first got … More It’s official

The beginning

Something’s wrong. No, that’s just the paranoid pediatrician in you talking.  You’re short.  He’s just going to be short too.  There’s nothing wrong with that.  Besides, he’s so smart.  Everything’s fine. No, something’s wrong. Those were the two voices whispering inside my head, one the confident doctor that knew the odds were in our favor … More The beginning