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Food Allergies and the Transition to University Life

If you have a food allergy, the transition to university can be a pretty daunting experience. In high school, you were likely surrounded by people who had known you well for many years and teachers who knew your name. 708 more words

Eating And Drinking With Allergies

Allergies in Film and Television Part 3: Translation to the Real World

To add to the “Allergies in Film and Television: Myths versus Realities” series, I’ve decided to write a follow-up post describing some of the impacts these depictions have in the real world and how we, as informed adults, can change this. 511 more words


Always Packing: Carrying Your Auto-Injector  

It all started with a fanny-pack. It was a bright blue, yellow zippered, Tigger-themed fanny-pack to be exact. From the time I was five, to about twelve years old, this was the most important accessory I had. 705 more words

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Back to School Lunches

School lunches…that typically brings up mixed feelings in most mamas.  It’s a chore that can be a bore…  But we all have to do it.  Today was on… 1,205 more words

Tips And Tricks Tuesday

25 Easy to Pack Travel Snacks

In our family, there is meal time, and there is snack time, and it often feels more importance is given to the latter. We have found that nothing satisfies a child (or adult) on the verge of a meltdown more than a quality snack. 232 more words

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Food Substitutes for Common Allergies

One of the most common responses I get from people when I tell them about my allergies is typically: “What do you even eat!?” I always find this funny to respond to; but I always reply with something along the lines of: … 940 more words

Eating And Drinking With Allergies

Why are nut and seed allergies on the rise?

You’ve probably seen or experienced a huge increase in nut and seed consumption over the last few years, because more people are recognizing how delicious… 390 more words