Throughout your food-allergy journey, you will inevitably meet various people who "deal" with food allergies. Would you trust the waitress? Or would you still ask to see a manager?Read More
'I really don't need to worry about eating anything at the party. It's only for a few hours.'Read More
Your son then looks at you in a serious tone. “But Mom, don’t you think we should say something to a manager or something? Or at least throw out those cups?"
Situation Food Allergy: "I want to donate two $5,000 checks to help. Which two organizations should I send them to and why?"Read More
Situation Food Allergy: The excellent waitressRead More
How do you address the situation to accommodate safety while also reinforcing your life lesson of accepting others?
"It's at the Pizza & Games Galore complex Mom. Why would they invite the kid who can't eat pizza?" he says as he stomps to his room. "I'd just ruin everybody's fun."Read More
What do you when your food-allergic daughter tells you something happened at school but she doesn't want you to say anything to anyone?Read More
"Dig in," Uncle Joe says proudly. "I worked all day on this. I hope you like it."
A child with a food allergy will inevitably begin asking the "why me?" question. What do you say?Read More
Nana has been making a special "allergy-safe" dish for Madison. Should Nana know the truth that Madison doesn't like it?Read More
Situation Food Allergy: You find a full tree nut in your “allergy-safe” dish. What do you do?Read More
Your son grabs a clean plate and two bananas. Then he walks to the hard boiled eggs, which just happen to be sitting directly beside the shredded cheese. What does he do next?Read More
Merry Christmas!Read More
Situation Food Allergy: Does your child wash his hands if he doesn’t know what’s in the soap?Read More
Situation Food Allergy: Your high school senior has a food allergy. She is eating dinner for the first time at her new boyfriend’s grandma’s house. How would she react in this situation?Read More
Situation Food Allergy: Your teen has a food allergy. She is out with friends. How would she react in this situation?Read More
Situation Allergy: What would you do if you saw a cashier eating an unsafe snack seconds before scanning your items?Read More
With Thanksgiving a few days away, here’s another takeaway from my recent food allergy podcast with my parents.Read More
“Pappy wouldn’t understand why vending machines are any different,” your son says. “It’s no big deal.”Read More