Great resources for safe eats
    May 29, 2009
    Great resources for safe eats

    It has been five years since my son’s diagnosis of food allergies. During that time I have discovered a number of wonderful resources to make managing food allergies easier. Many of these products h…

    The “silver lining” of food allergies…?
    May 28, 2009
    The “silver lining” of food allergies…?

    The diagnosis of a food allergy can be life changing. Things that seemed simple like going out to eat, traveling or a play date with friends can feel overwhelming. As with most situations education is…

    Tips to Plan a Safe Birthday Party When Inviting Children with Food Allergies
    May 27, 2009
    Tips to Plan a Safe Birthday Party When Inviting Children with Food Allergies

    Worried about inviting a friend with food allergies to your child's birthday party? Which foods are safe? Which are not? What if the child has a reaction? Food allergies are on the rise among children…

    Desensitization therapy - a cure?
    May 26, 2009
    Desensitization therapy – a cure?

    There has been a recent surge of articles and stories in the news on the possible “cure” for peanut allergies. I am pleased to see media coverage and stories on food allergies as it helps raise aw…

    Why Some Parents May Appear to be Over the Top
    May 25, 2009
    Why some parents may appear to be “over the top”.

    I consider myself as a reasonable individual with realistic expectations from my family and others. Why then when I was asked to speak to incoming Kindergarten parents at my son’s school about the s…