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When AIP Breaks Your Heart

Today is my daughter's birthday.  She's delightful and strong and ornery and every good thing that a 10 year old should be.  So, when she chose a national chain restaurant for her birthday dinner and I had to say "no, I can't eat anything there," or at her second choice either, AIP broke my heart. There are so many occasions when we find ourselves on this journey not being able to walk it with those who are close to us.  We want to join in on the celebrations, the camaraderie of going out ...

Memorial Day Survival Guide

We all have them, holidays that for one reason or another just don't work for us.  Whether it's awkward family get-togethers, expectations that we don't live up to, or that others don't live up to, for some reason it's a holiday that can bring those all to the fore. Officially it is meant for us to remember those who died serving our country.  My father and father-in-law are both veterans and I thank God each of them survived their war experiences and know that there are many ...