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Advice On: Dairy-Free Ice Cream Tips

Here are some great allergy-friendly and gluten-free tips to make your dairy-free ice cream sundae even more delicious.  Try one of these fun ice cream recipes or pile on some allergy-safe toppings for an ice cream treat like no other. Dairy-Free Ice Cream Recipes: Chocolate Pudding Ice Cream Strawberry Ice Cream Very Vanilla When using […]

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Chocolate Pudding Ice Cream

The richness of this chocoholic’s dream is reminiscent of frozen pudding. We like the milky consistency best when packed and frozen for just a few hours but you can also let it soften on the counter for 10 minutes if it has chilled for longer. By Alisa Fleming Makes about 1 quart Free of: Gluten and all top allergens. Ingredients […]

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Allergy-Friendly & Gluten-Free Bakery Tour

Across the nation, these safe havens rise to every special occasion. For allergy-friendly and gluten-free bakeries in Canada click here. Sensitive Sweets 17431 Brookhurst St., Fountain Valley, CA www.sensitivesweets.com Free of: Dairy, eggs, gluten, peanuts, soy and tree nuts Stars of the Show: Whimsical cakes and cookies Why We Love It: Passionate about baking and food allergies, the […]

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Allergy-Friendly and Gluten-Free Bakeries in Canada

These storefronts rise to every free-from special occasion. For allergy-friendly and gluten-free bakeries in the U.S., click here. Petit Lapin Patisserie 342A Victoria Avenue, Montreal patisseriepetitlapin.com Free of: Gluten and Top 11 food allergens. Stars of the Show: Choco-coco Cupcake Why We Love It: From French macaroons to diner-style donuts, this sweet new shop whips up […]

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Dairy-Free Strawberry Ice Cream

Though this recipe contains just four ingredients, the creamy texture and bright berry flavor prove that simplicity is bliss. By Alisa Fleming  Makes about 1 quart Free of: Gluten and all top allergens. Ingredients 1 pound (16 oz) strawberries 1  14 oz can full-fat coconut milk 2/3 cup (160 mL) sugar 1 tbsp vanilla extract Method Wash and […]

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Advice On: Substituting Cream in Dessert Recipes

My go-to substitution for heavy cream in sweet recipes is coconut cream. Despite the name, coconut cream contains no dairy. It’s made purely from pureed coconut, but has a rich, creamy texture. Like dairy cream, coconut cream is high in saturated fat, allowing it to solidify at cooler temperatures. Thus, coconut cream can be whipped, and maintains […]

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Food-free Reward and Celebration Ideas for School

There are several ways to make kids feel special without bringing food allergens into the mix.

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Cinnamon Roll Pancakes

You can easily master this fun cinnamon swirling technique.

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Hotel Havens for Allergies and Asthma

Travel without rooms that expose you to dust, chemicals and mold? Yes, please!
These fabulous hotels are going the extra mile with hypoallergenic accommodations.

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Hotels & Allergies: Questions to Frequently Ask

By Alisa Fleming Dust mites and mold are top allergy triggers to consider when lodging away from home. Dr. Mark Lazarovich, an allergist and the founder of AllerpassMD.com, the allergic traveler guide to hotels, offers Allergic Living readers top questions to ask hotel staff before you book:   Could I get a second floor or […]

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