Alternative Art Gallery Advent Calendar

The countdown to Christmas has begun! This holiday season is pretty exciting in my household. My son is 3 years old and is finally old enough to enjoy Christmas activities, learn Christmas carols and...

Lessons learned from an Accidental Epi

I used to make jokes and wonder how someone could “accidentally” give themselves an epinephrine shot … until it happened to us. Last week my 3 year old son found an Epipen on the counter and...

Different Dreams

For those of us raising kids with food allergies, there are clearly some dream-adjustments, especially in the early years. Aside from the lifestyle changes (menus, holidays, travel, childcare)...

Confessions of a Food Allergy Mom

It’s Food Allergy Awareness Week. Maybe you already know that food allergies affect 1 in every 13 children under the age of 18 years old in the United States. I’m not going to wow you with a...