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Dining at Disney with Food Allergies

If you are thinking about planning a Disney vacation, but the idea of taking your loved one with food allergies into somewhere so crowded causes a bit of anxiety, you should really look into Disney and how food allergy friendly they are. Dining at Disney with food allergies has been the most pleasant experience we Continue Reading

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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

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

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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

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Peanuts and Cracker Jack

One night while trying to get Davy to go to sleep, I laid in her bed with her and sang every song SHE could think of. While singing “Take me out to the ball game,” I sang…buy me some peanuts and Cracker Jack. She stopped me and said. “No mommy no. We don’t buy peanuts. Continue Reading