Category Archives: Supplemental Nutrition

So, You Have Celiac

A comparison of the history of Celiac symptoms/signs in our family. History- Paternal Grandfather, passed away in 1998.  Was grain free since early childhood.  Attributed his inability (severe) to digest grains to the drinking of kerosene when he was two … Continue reading

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The Low Down on Probiotics

(Disclaimer:  I am not a medical professional or in any way “qualified” to give advice.  I’m just a Mom trying to figure things out.  So I read.  I talk.  I blog. Read it or not, that choice is yours.) I’m … Continue reading

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More Evidence for Fish Oil and ADHD

We give K3 four capsules of Nordic Naturals DHA Jr. every. single. day.   I have been awe struck by the changes I see in her.  At Church on Good Friday, she stood patiently in line… not freaking out or jumping … Continue reading

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Not All Fish Oils Are Created Equal

We decided to try the Lil Critters Omega 3 Supplements because they were so much more cost effective than the Nordic Naturals we started out on. Heaven help us… that was a mistake! Evidently not all fish oils are created … Continue reading

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I LOVE Costco

I know… it violates everything about shopping locally and avoiding mass consumerism.  But, I cannot help loving Costco.  Why?  Because feeding a family of SEVEN is darn expensive. Costco is adding all kinds of lovely natural and organic products to … Continue reading

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Supplementing a GFCF Diet

Supplements are a vital part of ensuring a well-balanced diet in a child with food allergies.  Diseases like Celiac’s actually interferes with the absorbtion of much needed vitamins and minerals.  Other dietary restrictions, such as those for ADHD and Autism … Continue reading

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Fish Oil and ADHD

We are sure Kenzie has ADHD.  We also feel that her diet can control it… so we do not see a traditional doctor for it.  We will NOT medicate.  Members of our family have all answered 14 questions (Does my … Continue reading

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