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Forum: Traditional Foods   05-02-2010, 12:18 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,453
Posted By ChristieB
Have you thought about making a formula from NT,...

Have you thought about making a formula from NT, either the dairy-based or the broth-based? There's a Yahoo group for support of that, and I'm told the mothers are very helpful and supportive of...
Forum: Traditional Foods   05-01-2010, 09:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 15,825
Posted By ChristieB
I use the Tropical Traditions palm shortening....

I use the Tropical Traditions palm shortening. I've been told that the Spectrum Naturals is basically the same, but I don't know for sure. The TT is cheaper, for me anyway. Especially if I wait for...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   02-12-2010, 11:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 535
Posted By ChristieB
I'm so frustrated!! My son really likes the...

I'm so frustrated!!

My son really likes the Hightlights Top Secret. For those of you who don't know what it is, it's a series of puzzle books, teaching about different countries (26 total, I...
Forum: Traditional Foods   08-11-2009, 05:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 858
Posted By ChristieB
Quote: Originally Posted by dogmom327...

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Originally Posted by dogmom327 http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14212412)
So I tried something new tonight. I BBQ my...
Forum: Traditional Foods   08-09-2009, 05:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,361
Posted By ChristieB
Quote: Originally Posted by WuWei...

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Originally Posted by WuWei http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14208764)
72 hours just makes stronger, more beneficial...
Forum: Traditional Foods   08-08-2009, 11:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,361
Posted By ChristieB
I would bet the taste change was due to the...

I would bet the taste change was due to the heat. It speeds things up, so the kefir will get stronger during the same amount of time.

As for leaving them longer than 72 hrs., I would avoid doing...
Forum: Traditional Foods   08-07-2009, 05:06 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 858
Posted By ChristieB
TBH, I don't know what my percentage of fat is....

TBH, I don't know what my percentage of fat is. I suspect it's pretty high, though, since my carb intake is pretty low. The last time I figured it I just figured the amount in grams. I was...
Forum: Traditional Foods   08-07-2009, 02:30 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 655
Posted By ChristieB
Quote: Originally Posted by honeysesame...

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Originally Posted by honeysesame http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14200648)
just noticed the part about him popping...
Forum: Traditional Foods   08-07-2009, 02:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 541
Posted By ChristieB
If either of you has extra water kefir grains...

If either of you has extra water kefir grains still, and is willing to ship, I'd love to have some, too. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/redface.gif I'd happily pay shipping....
Forum: Traditional Foods   08-07-2009, 12:35 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 655
Posted By ChristieB
Oh, well in that case, the info I posted isn't...

Oh, well in that case, the info I posted isn't so relevant. Sorry. But the link I gave in the other thread (that greenmom4 gave a link to) would be somewhat relevant.

The other numbers would be...
Forum: Traditional Foods   08-06-2009, 10:35 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 655
Posted By ChristieB
Tell your husband to keep up the good work, not...

Tell your husband to keep up the good work, not to stop. Along with what TanyaLopez posted, low cholesterol (below 160) is associated with depression. You don't want that, believe me!

In...
Forum: Traditional Foods   08-06-2009, 02:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 715
Posted By ChristieB
Thank you for all the ideas so far. Wow, I...

Thank you for all the ideas so far.

Wow, I had no idea you could freeze fresh basil! How does it come out? Does it need to be used still frozen, and just put it in cooked dishes? I'm assuming it...
Forum: Traditional Foods   08-06-2009, 02:26 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 785
Posted By ChristieB
Quote: Originally Posted by Carley...

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Originally Posted by Carley http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14194239)
It could also be the carbohydrates in the...
Forum: Traditional Foods   08-05-2009, 10:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 715
Posted By ChristieB
We have some basil plants that going...

We have some basil plants that going gangbusters. I've given a fair amount away. We've used a little here and there. What do I do with it all? My kids aren't very fond of fresh tomatoes and basil...
Forum: Traditional Foods   08-05-2009, 06:18 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 785
Posted By ChristieB
Quote: Originally Posted by mom61508...

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Originally Posted by mom61508 http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14190409)
Thank you that's great advice. The milk...
Forum: Traditional Foods   08-04-2009, 10:22 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,219
Posted By ChristieB
I'm glad you're doing better. I think it's very...

I'm glad you're doing better. I think it's very wise to stop tracking and just go with how you feel. FWIW, I tend to be a bit neurotic when I'm pregnant, too....
Forum: Traditional Foods   08-04-2009, 10:13 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 785
Posted By ChristieB
Gluten can cause the dental caries. It also...

Gluten can cause the dental caries. It also causes malabsorption (the likely cause of the caries). For some of us, it can take quite awhile to turn that around. My oldest had dental caries almost as...
Forum: Traditional Foods   08-04-2009, 08:55 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,219
Posted By ChristieB
Sorry it's taken me so long to reply. We went...

Sorry it's taken me so long to reply. We went out of town, and I really haven't had time for MDC since.

I don't really follow an exact recipe. I kind of go by taste. But basically I use 5 eggs or...
Forum: Traditional Foods   07-30-2009, 09:26 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,219
Posted By ChristieB
I'd say you definitely need a snack before bed,...

I'd say you definitely need a snack before bed, then. And I think it's good to focus on finding and filling those kinds of needs rather than figuring how many calories you're taking in.

The snack...
Forum: Traditional Foods   07-27-2009, 05:44 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,219
Posted By ChristieB
I know it's hard when you're pregnant, but try...

I know it's hard when you're pregnant, but try not to worry too much about this. I'm sure you're eating well. It's just hard when the mainstream is sooo different from what you're doing. Just...
Forum: Traditional Foods   07-24-2009, 05:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 375
Posted By ChristieB
I have to admit that I haven't had any issues...

I have to admit that I haven't had any issues with DH and food. We eat SOOO far from "normal", and we've made our decisions together for the most part. But then, we've been sort of forced into some...
Forum: Traditional Foods   07-19-2009, 04:03 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 715
Posted By ChristieB
Quote: Originally Posted by rosewater...

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Originally Posted by rosewater http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14104235)
Not offended--we're all busy moms and...
Forum: Traditional Foods   07-18-2009, 09:56 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 715
Posted By ChristieB
Quote: Originally Posted by rosewater...

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Originally Posted by rosewater http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14094772)...
Forum: Traditional Foods   07-16-2009, 04:20 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 715
Posted By ChristieB
Quote: Originally Posted by Metasequoia...

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Originally Posted by Metasequoia http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14090371)
She makes coconut flour donuts & deep...
Forum: Traditional Foods   07-14-2009, 08:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 295
Posted By ChristieB
It sounds like it would be a good fit for you. I...

It sounds like it would be a good fit for you. I own it. I do like it. But I haven't used it as much I probably should. It's just easier to make the same old same old. But it has good recipes (I...
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