Oct/Nov 2014

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Living Without's Favorites: Allergy-Friendly Chocolate Chips

Pascha Chocolate reflects owner Simon Lester’s two passions—family (he has two daughters with anaphylaxis due to food allergies) and chocolate. Pascha offers a variety of amazing chocolate bars—with cocoa nibs, goldenberries, lucuma, maca, Arabica coffee—but the big news is their new chocolate baking chips. Available in 55%, 85% and 100% cacao, these little nuggets are super-rich in dark chocolate flavor yet free of peanuts, nuts, dairy, soy, eggs, wheat and gluten. (The 100% cacao chips are sugar-free.) Plus, they’re organic, non-GMO, fair trade certified and made in an allergen-free facility. Delicious!   More...

Living Without's Favorites: Coconut Oil with Benefits

If you love coconut oil, here’s a plus. Quoquos marries organic coconut oil with organic sunflower lecithin in Coco Lecithin Boost, a new dairy-free product that can be used like butter. Sunflower lecithin supports healthy digestion and contains choline, which aids memory. This coconut oil-sunflower lecithin combo emulsifies easily, so add it to your smoothies for smooth and creamy consistency. Put it on popcorn and use it to make a great stir fry (it takes the heat up to 345°F). Also available in Coco Choco Boost. Available online. Shipping is free.   More...

Living Without's Favorites: A Good Morning

Here’s a sweet reason to rise and shine. Freedom Foods’ Maple Crunch breakfast cereal is made with whole-grain sorghum, rice, corn (GMO-free, of course) and a touch of psyllium for extra fiber. Sweetened with apple juice and maple-flavored syrup, this crunchy cereal is a favorite for kids of all ages. Free from gluten, nuts, soy, dairy, sesame, eggs and yeast, Maple Crunch is a tasty way to start your day.   More...

Living Without's Favorites: Pick a Pocket

Delights Stuffed Sandwiches by S&F Foods are a fast food junkie’s dream come true. Certified gluten-free and organic, these frozen pockets feature a whole-grain millet wrap stuffed with hearty fillings. Brimming with flavor, they’re available in four varieties—Southwest Veggie, Pepperoni Pizza, Ham & Cheese and Spinach Artichoke. A quick and tasty meal that’s super-convenient when hunger strikes.   More...