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No wheat, no maize, no oats, no barley, millet, spelt - what to have for breakfast

(20 Posts)
MistyB Thu 28-Mar-13 17:17:24

Am feeling depressed challenged by the latest food restriction. My boys are 8 and 4, are also dairy free and can't have peanuts or sesame.

So far we have
Rice flour pancakes
Eggs and bacon, no carbs

We can't get gluten free rice crispies here and the amaranth and quinoa options have been dismissed by the 8 year old as horrible (they are!)

Suggestions welcome!!

pompompom Thu 28-Mar-13 17:19:53

What about potato cakes

Can they have soya?

Magicmayhem Thu 28-Mar-13 17:23:55

how about an omelette, or scrambled eggs,

Wheresmycaffeinedrip Thu 28-Mar-13 17:24:09

Smoothie? With milk substitute , banana and peanut butter and oats if allowed? Plain natural soya yogurt with homemade fruit compot?

Wheresmycaffeinedrip Thu 28-Mar-13 17:24:30

Sorry just saw about the oats blush

Rooble Thu 28-Mar-13 17:25:03

Rosti with bacon lardons?
Soya yoghurt with banana and blueberries?
Rice flour fruit muffins?

Rooble Thu 28-Mar-13 17:26:59

Would they consider rice pudding made with eg almond milk?

NotAnotherPackedLunch Thu 28-Mar-13 17:27:06

Rice porridge -two ways.

1. Made with rice flakes and rice milk in the microwave, with a bit of added Pure margarine and served with golden syrup and or fruit.

2. Mashed banana and rice milk mixed with baby weaning rice. Gets expensive using this for larger children sized portions.

Also potato bread.
Mix mashed potato with rice flour and dry-fry slices in rice flour. Then the slices an be frozen and reheated in Lakeland toaster bags to guard them from any crumbs in the toaster.

Magicmayhem Thu 28-Mar-13 17:30:21

soya yoghurt and fruit... love tinned peaches myself...

monsterchild Thu 28-Mar-13 17:33:52

Huevos ranchers a they can have beans and rice tortillas are available.

MistyB Thu 28-Mar-13 18:22:50

Thank you all!! Great suggestions! Thank you!

Soya yogurt, why didn't I think of that!!

MistyB Thu 28-Mar-13 18:42:06

Pressed post too early, rice suggestions also great, I have ground rice in my blender before so will try that. Potato cakes were not popular but will try again.

eragon Thu 28-Mar-13 19:35:56

rice krispies?

Bumply Thu 28-Mar-13 19:39:55

Rice crispies have barley malt, but at a low enough level for some coeliacs to tolerate it.

Bumply Thu 28-Mar-13 19:40:52

Pancakes made from gram flour or buckwheat flour?

simpson Thu 28-Mar-13 19:40:56

DD is 5 and is dairy, soya, oats and barley free and she has her special rice crispies from H&B (sorry I know you said you could not get them) but she follows it off with a pot of puréed fruit which she calls her " special yogurt" (you can buy them in the baby isle but they don't look like baby food iyswim just 4 pots.

Also could your DC tolerate lacto free milk?

trixymalixy Thu 28-Mar-13 19:49:14

Hash browns and beans. Potato waffles and beans.

trixymalixy Thu 28-Mar-13 20:16:14

Although you may have to make your own as shop bought may have wheat in.

BLOO3Z Thu 28-Mar-13 20:23:06

Fruit an yoghurt I love raspberys an blueberrys with honey on.

CMOTDibbler Thu 28-Mar-13 21:04:14

The Doves cocoa rice seem to satisfy all your needs and are really tasty.

Buckwheat makes tasty pancakes too, and you could make american style ones and freeze so you only have to microwave them in the morning. Try making some muffins with various berries, carrot muffins (like carrot cake, but with applesauce instead of oil and pineapple to reduce the sugar) and freeze them so they can choose

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