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About goodfamiliesdo

Single mom by choice, lesbian, natural living, parenting, car free, Chicago.Thank you for reading and feel free to leave a comment!

Things AIP Has Improved For Me

Migraines Acne Fatigue and endurance Pain in feet and legs every morning Pain in previously injured joints Gas and bloating Chronic constipation Diarrhea Chronic low BP including orthostatic hypotension Neck pain Congestion Itchy eyes at bedtime Anxiety Heart palpitations Brain … Continue reading

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MicroBlog Monday: Distraction

This post and a break from Instagram (I’m not on Facebook), got me thinking more about distractions. I see the evidence that constant distraction is creating children who can’t face boredom with creativity and problem solving (see my post about being tv free), and … Continue reading

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Poofy Organics Sale!

This only happens a few times a year. Poofy Organics has put the entire line on sale for 15% off. You must enter the code at checkout. Poofy recently introduced a line of matte lip gloss, which is now available as singles for … Continue reading

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AIP Sloppy Joes

Back in the day, my first blog was all about gluten free food and life. At that time, the only gf bread I could get was dense and brick like and if I tried to eat out the phrase “gluten … Continue reading

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MicroBlog Monday: Blog Bog

Sometimes I get overwhelmed by life and all the things I want to write about, or avoid processing, and so I do not blog about anything at all. Here are nine things I need to blog about: My sick cat. … Continue reading

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MicroBlog Monday: I’m Not Starving

It has been nearly a year since I started working toward the Autoimmine Protocol (I have Celiac disease and undiagnosed chronic pain and fatigue). It was a hard transition despite having been gluten free for 10 years and dairy free for 8 … Continue reading

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Bath Time

When I was pregnant, I started really researching the ingredients in my personal care and cleaning products. I knew Johnson & Johnson was atrocious, to the point that people have gotten cancer from the iconoc baby powder. There was no … Continue reading

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