Just a few of the delicious recipes in this issue...
In This Issue...
Out & About at Island's Restaurant
"Island's Restaurants have been "Grillin' and Chillin' since '82" in Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii and Nevada. They have a fun Hawaiian surf theme that feels casual and comfortable.... An item that is no longer on the menu but is still available is the Protein Plate, and it's delicious!..."
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Pregnancy and Nursing on the SCD
"One of the joys of being on the SCD is the ability to have a drug-free, symptom-free, healthy pregnancy. Children are such a blessing, and it is wonderful to be healthy enough to sustain them both before and after birth. Here are some practical ideas about how I maintained a healthy pregnancy on the SCD. It can be done!..."
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Pirate Party Lunch or Dinner
"Peg Leg Chicken Legs are yummy chicken wings, baked and served with celery sticks and dip. The kids at our party gobbled these up! There were just one or two little peg legs left at the end of the party..."
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Helping Your Child Make the SCD Their Own
"You've been working so hard, making everything for your child who needs to be on the SCD, but what's going to happen when she's on her own? What will happen when she goes to spend the night at the home of a friend or goes off to high school in her own car? How can you make sure your son orders the right thing when he goes to the mall or when the team stops for fast food after practice? These are the kind of scary thoughts that keep parents of SCD pre-teens and teens awake at night!..."
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Dorm Living and the SCD
"The school year is upon us, and you or your son or daughter may be preparing to head to college this fall. Although a college dorm living situation can seem daunting for those following the SCD, take heart! It is possible to stick to the SCD while in a dorm! With a little creativity you can do it..."
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The Story of Our Son's 80 Mile Hike
"When my son Jacob was diagnosed with Ulcerative Colitis in February 2007 at the age of 12, I thought that all his dreams of adventure were over. He especially dreamed of a hiking trip to New Mexico with his dad when he turned 14.
Well, thanks to the SCD and my dehydrator, Jacob has just returned from that trip. The challenge beyond just having UC and hiking 80 miles was that he had no way of keeping his food cold..."
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