EpiPen Always

Never leave the house without the EpiPen! Always bring it!! Have a reminder in the hallway near the door or better still on the door next to the door handle. Thanks to Charise Grant Barnes NNMG Food Allergic Families Forum for this essential reminder! Charise Grant BarnesNNMG Food Allergic Families Forum  · BYE Bring Your Epinephrine [...]

By | May 11th, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Food Label Cautions for Allergies

SnackSafely.com has put together cautions when reading food labels in the US, although caution is also required in Canada and other countries. 48m  · To be fully aware during #FoodAllergyAwarenessWeek, you need to know that (in the US) you cannot rely on the label alone to determine whether a product is safe for your food allergies! Here's [...]

By | May 11th, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Tips to Reframe Allergy Anxiety Into Control

Tamara Hubbard, NNMG Food Allergy Families Forum has provided tips and resources for living with allergies having control and peace of mind instead of anxiety and negative thoughts. Tamara Hubbard NNMG Food Allergy Families Forum May 10,2021   · Happy Food Allergy Awareness Week, all! The Food Allergy Counselor Directory & Website is sharing allergy-related social and [...]

By | May 10th, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Peach & Pretzels & Jello Dessert

Looks yummy and it's allergy friendly too! Thanks to Skinny Recipes! PEACH PRETZEL JELLO SALAD INGREDIENTS : Crust:2 cups pretzels, crushed3/4 cup (1 1/2 sticks) unsalted butter, melted2 tablespoons sugar1 tablespoon cinnamon1/4 teaspoon nutmeg Filling:2 cans peaches, drained, peaches pat dry2 cups water, boiling1 (8 oz.) container frozen whipped topping1 (8 oz.) package cream cheese, [...]

By | May 8th, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Successful Peanut OIT Stories

Oral Immune Therapy has been used as a controlled medical therapy that involves gradual introduction of an allergen. It has been used with some success and the following OIT success stories attest to that! Ashley Memken Peanut and Tree nut Allergy Moms 2tSpodnshoeredaa  · Today we completed peanut OIT..I know its not for everyone, but for us [...]

By | May 7th, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Ear Drops with Peanut Oil – What!!

Reading all labels is necessary and now ear drop prescribed by a doctor is yet one more label, totally unexpected, that has crept up! Doctors and pharmacists must have comprehensive information sharing to ensure that this will not happen again. Kudos to the Mom who picked up on this before it was given to her [...]

By | May 7th, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Food Allergy Mom Poem – HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY

Paula Kress (NNMG Food Allergic Families Forum Feb/2021) has written a beautiful ode to food allergy Moms. It is so true and I could relate to all of the below tasks, thoughts and love. Thanks and Happy Mother's Day to all the Food Allergy Moms! Nicole N Paul Kress ·  I educate I advocate I [...]

By | May 7th, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Macarons – Vegan (Egg & Nut-Free)

Macarons are a popular dessert these days and can be found at most bakeries and even grocery stores! They are colorful, light and taste great too! A Vegan version is a real treat and many thanks to The Home Baked Vegan for delivering it!! Vegan Nut Free Macarons Prep time: 20 MinCook time: 20 MinInactive [...]

By | May 7th, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Updated Snack Guide from Snack Safely!

Thanks to Snack Safely for providing an updated snack guide for the food allergy population. The new guide below will provide snack ideas to make delicious and safe choices for those with food allergies. The new items are featured in this post. The guide can be found at snacksafely.com Enjoy your safe snacks! HomeSafe Snack [...]

By | April 27th, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Allergy Friendly Danish Butter Cookies – Yum!

The classic Danish Butter Cookie recipe, provided by Cookist, is so simple and delicious! Who hasn't tried and loved these cookies!! Well, now you can make them - allergy friendly too! Danish Cookies: the recipe for the famous crumbly and delicious butter cookies EASY1HFOR 8 PEOPLEDESSERTSRECIPESby Cookist INGREDIENTS 00 TYPE FLOUR 300 gramsBUTTER 200 grams • 717 kcalSUGAR 100 grams • [...]

By | April 26th, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments