Our Group is six months old this meeting! Join us to celebrate and have some gluten free chocolate cake. I’ve recieved donations of mixes from Sylvan Farms, Cherrybrook Kitchens, and Kinnickkinnick foods and look forward to a taste test.
Gluten-Free Support Group
Meeting Saturday June 16th 1-3pm
Community Food Co-op Connections Building1220 N. Forest St Bellingham, WA
All caregivers of any gluten-free child are welcome to come and share their experiences and terrific gluten-free recipes or shopping tips for living gluten free.
This will be a fun group, kids are welcome to attend with their care-givers.
Some topics we might cover are:
Finding “fun” gluten-free treats for kids from first food introduction to college age
Menu ideas for school lunches, quick dinners, and sports snacks
Helping the kids to take responsibility for reading labels, cooking and planning/preparing food
How to prepare for unexpected birthday parties and food-oriented activities at school, church, and elsewhere
Halloween, Easter, and other special days – how do we include our kids safely?
Educating day-care providers and teachers – without burdening them
Dealing with grandparents, babysitters, and “helpful” friends who offer gluten-containing foods to our kids
But I don’t want my kid to feel different!
Ensuring our kids won’t cheat, and what to do WHEN they do
Sending kids away to camp, friends’ houses, and other times when we’re not around to help
The psychological impact of growing up with celiac disease (peer pressure, teenage years, and more)
Safe and forbidden ingredients and additives
Latest news and important updates
This Group has no fees or dues:a collection will be taken to offset expenses
Contact person:Dr. Jean McFadden Layton at Natural Health Bellingham 360-734-1659