Inspiration/motivation · Living with PKU · Moms · Recipes · Uncategorized

Chinese Dumplings – a Family Experience

It’s not what’s on your table, but who is around it that counts. Yesterday I attempted to make home-made boiled dumplings for the first time. This is something my family did and still does every year at New Year’s Eve, and it has become my all-time favorite holiday tradition. As a young adult, my Dad… Continue reading Chinese Dumplings – a Family Experience

Food · Kids · Living with PKU · Shopping

8 Low-Protein Snacks at the Grocery Store

Last week I posted about my grocery store tour with Biomarin clinical coordinator, Tiffany. Today I’m sharing the snack foods I saw while there. All of these were found in my local Kroger store. Basic crackers. That’s 0.3 g of protein. Cookies Apple butter for biscuits, pancakes or toast. We use this a lot in… Continue reading 8 Low-Protein Snacks at the Grocery Store

Attitude · Diet Compliance · Inspiration/motivation · Living with PKU · Moms · Promotion/Awareness · Science

NPKUA Conference

The conference is over. I’m in my hotel room after the last day of maternal PKU mentor training. My baby is asleep. It is a beautiful night in the beautiful city of Indianapolis. My heart is just filled with gratitude for being able to have this experience.  First of all, a huge shout out goes… Continue reading NPKUA Conference