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Allergies for Everyone

Since before Millie was born, Bryan and I made the decision to keep all peanuts, tree nuts, and seafood out of her diet. It’s not that we want to deprive her of these wonderfully delicious staples of a southern girl’s diet, but because of Davyn’s and Bryan’s food allergies, we don’t stock any nut or Continue Reading

Food Allergies at a Birthday Party

Dealing with Food Allergies while at a Birthday Party

D and I headed to a birthday party for one of her little friends the other day. She was so excited and I love taking her to birthday parties and seeing her excitement as she plays with her friends. The kids played, they hit the piñata, and then it was time for cake and ice Continue Reading

Becoming That Mom

Becoming THAT Mom

Over the past few years, I have become THAT mom. You know, the mom that has to spend the extra time with the teacher at Open House, the one that is always asking about ingredients, the one that makes snack buying “so difficult” for you, the one who is checking snack goody bags before even Continue Reading


Raising a child with Severe Food Allergies

Becoming a parent is one of the most exciting and scary things you will do in your life. You want so badly to do everything right.  Then, just as you think you are starting to get the hang of this whole parenting thing, you learn that your child has a severe food allergy and you Continue Reading