Just a few of the delicious recipes in this issue...
In This Issue:
Meet "Mama Grace," a creative lady from Mexico, who loves to cook.
"As I head out to visit Mama Grace at her ranch style home, I'm looking forward to learning how she makes her salsa and finding out a little more about her life. I have always heard about how she loves to cook for family..."
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Confessions of a Chile Novice
"I admit it, I'm chile challenged! When I see the colorful assortment of large and small chiles, yellow, green, orange and deep red, I have a hard time knowing which one to buy. Will this innocent looking little one be hot or mild?..."
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Out and About... at the Baja Fresh Mexican Grill
"Sprinkled all over the United States, Canada and northern Mexico, Baja Fresh Mexican Grill is proud of the fact that they have no can openers, no freezers and no microwaves in their black and white tiled stores. While most of their items are marinated, blended with illegal cheeses, or made with grains, two of their fish choices..."
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Sample the Delicious Foods of Morocco!
"Moroccan food lends itself worderfully to the Specific Carbohydrate Diet, with its wealth of fresh fruits, vegetables, honey, nuts, familiar spices, lentils and meats. Moroccan cuisine is versatile and ideal..."
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"After being on the diet for 18 months, Jacob, age 14, has grown 8 inches and is feeling great! He loves adventure and has already taken an exciting boat trip and some backpack trips. Food for the lengthier pack trips was becoming a challenge, so his mom, Melanie, wrote in to NoMoreCrohns.com to see if we had any creative ideas...."
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Travel Tips: On the road with Erin
"It's almost summer and that means you can plan some fun trips! Whether by car or by air, you can enjoy a wonderful vacation while on the SCD by just doing a little planning ahead. I have traveled cross-country for 10 days, Hawaii twice, numerous 20-hour driving trips and have flown often - all on the SCD! Here are some tips I learned along the way to make my travels easier...
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Climbing in Joshua Tree
"A day trip to Joshua Tree National Park for some sight seeing, wild flower spotting, and rock climbing wasn't a problem while adhering to the Specific Carbohydrate Diet. A little preparation for a sack lunch kept my husband, Philip, and me charged during a day of hiking, bouldering, and photo taking...."
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Pack your bags, we're hittin' the road!
Join us as we go camping, and use some of our ideas when you travel for business or pleasure.
"Vacationing in Yosemite National Park can be addictive, as my husband and his family demonstrated during the summers of his youth. Before air conditioning and modern cars, families left the LA Basin at 4:00 a.m., trying to get over the Grapevine Pass in the cool of the morning..."
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Great Ingredient: Lentils
"Lentils may be a newer item on your menu, but they have been a staple food in many cuisines for centuries. Lentils are one of the legumes which may be eaten on the SCD after three months or when symptoms have subsided, so we have developed several recipes..."
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Some of our Amazon picks that will help you with your travel and camping plans, as described in this edition of "I Want To THRIVE."