Advance Praise for The Food Allergy Mama’s Easy, Fast Family Meals by Kelly Rudnicki

On Sale: 2/05/2013
ISBN-10: 1583335005; ISBN-13: 9781583335000

“Kelly is a go-to resource not only for fellow food allergy parents, but for all parents. Anyone with kids in school would benefit from Kelly’s practical, accessible, and delicious recipes and ideas.” — Melissa d’Arabian, television host and New York Times–bestselling author of Ten Dollar Dinners

“The Food Allergy Mama’s simple, easy to follow (and easy to shop for!) recipes are a blessing to families living without dairy, eggs, and nuts.  Whether or not you’re a pro in the kitchen, there’s a breakfast, lunch, snack, supper and dessert recipe in here for everyone – from picky eaters, to non food-allergic friends, to cooking for a block party, these recipes reflect the way families really cook, and really eat. Traditional, normal, everyday food that will keep your family happy and satisfied!” — Cybele Pascal, author of Allergy-Free and Easy Cooking, The Allergen-Free Baker’s Handbook, and The Whole Foods Allergy Cookbook

“In her second book, Kelly continues to offer real, tasty menu solutions for today’s allergy-challenged (allergy-conscious) families. With food allergies affecting as many as 15 million people in the United States, including 5.9 million children, Kelly delivers a critical resource to help mom’s easily and safely feed their families.” — Ming Tsai, Chef, father of a food allergic son and The Food Allergy & Anaphylaxis Network and Food Allergy Research and Education Ambassador Who Cares

“I love this book and the wonderful potpourri of tasty yet simple recipes to help families with food allergy enjoy mealtime together. This is a great resource for busy food allergic families with amazingly delicious and fun meals to enjoy together!” — Dr. Ruchi Gupta, director of the Program for Maternal and Child Health at the Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine and author of The Food Allergy Experience

“Even moms with kids who aren’t allergic to anything will find Kelly’s book to be a secret weapon when it comes to family meals everyone will love.” — Meredith Sinclair, columnist at Chicago Parent Magazine, and creator and blogger at Hoo-Dee-Hoo

“Kelly has scored another goal with her The Food Allergy Mama’s Easy, Fast Family Meals!  Not only does she provide new dessert recipes in addition to those in her Food Allergy Mama’s Baking Book, she now lays out the game plan for entire meals.  Focused on quick, simple to prepare dishes, here is a playbook that will satisfy the entire team.” — Denise Bunning and Carmen-Rae Carlson, founders of Mothers of Children Having Allergies (MOCHA)

“Kelly Rudnicki’s The Food Allergy Mama’s Easy, Fast, Family Meals is the cure for the “food fatigue” that so many allergy families face. I was even inspired to get back into the kitchen to fire up some old family favorites in a new allergy-friendly way. Delightful!” — Gina Clowes, founder of and Chairperson of the Food Allergy Initiative’s Advocacy Steering Committee

“Coming up with easy, nutritious, and tasty meals is a challenge for any busy family. Add food allergies to the mix and mealtime seems especially daunting. “Food Allergy Mama” Kelly Rudnicki comes to the rescue with her wonderful new cookbook: The Food Allergy Mama’s Easy, Fast, Family Meals written in Kelly’s warm and engaging style, this must-have resource gives an allergy-friendly makeover to family classics like Chicken Pot Pie, Baked Ziti and Creamy Tomato Soup. You’ll also find delicious and nutritious kid-friendly snacks, Kelly’s signature decadent baked treats and a go-to menu guide to help you feed the family on busy days. Nut-free, egg-free and dairy-free never tasted so good!” — Jenny Kales, creator of The Nut-Free Mom blog, and author of “The New Nut-Free Mom: A Crash Course in Caring for Your Child with Nut Allergies.”

“With or without food allergies, The Food Allergy Mama’s Easy, Fast Family Meals is a wealth of inspired, delicious, healthy, manageable meals for families on the go who value quality time spent together!” — Billy Dec, CEO/Founder Rockit Ranch Productions

“For Real Moms and kids with allergies and for those who just love an easy and delicious recipe, the Food Allergy Mama’s Easy, Fast Family Meals, is the perfect resource. With loads of great tips and no-nonsense recipes, moms will be licking the plate every night, hoping to devour every last crumb of their new-found kitchen creations. Kid tested, mama approved, this book will be a mainstay in my kitchen for years to come.” — Beth Aldrich, Certified Health Counselor, Culinarian and author of the book, Real Moms Love to Eat: How To Conduct a Love Affair with Food Lose Weight and Feel Fabulous

“Kelly Rudnicki makes everyone feel at home with her easy and flavor-packed allergen-friendly recipes that the whole family will love. Even more, she knows that building a healthy relationship between food and family is the key to our children’s happiness and well-being.” — Silvana Nardone, author of Cooking for Isaiah: Gluten-Free & Dairy-Free Recipes for Easy, Delicious Meals

“Kelly shares easy and delicious food allergy friendly staples that everyone should have in their repertoire, without complicated ingredients or preparation. This is the perfect cookbook for the modern food allergy family-on-the-go!” — Jennifer B, creator and editor at Food Allergy Buzz blog