7 Life Changing Food Allergy and Asthma Resolutions

2013 was an amazing year with new ideas, opportunities and concepts.  I felt like I was hanging on for dear life on some days.  I just realized that 2014 is not going to be any different, but this year, I'm putting on my seat belt, tucking my hair behind my ears and getting ready for one heck of a ride!  This year's resolutions are about life changes, love and health! I will … [Read more...]

Taking Time off from Blogging

I enjoy blogging our wonderful food allergy and asthma community to no end.  I also am a firm believer in balance and quality of life. Therefore, in the spirit of my family being off this week, I'm stepping away from the computer and playing with my daughter's new Calico Critters, baking bread with my son and going through old photos while drinking tea and morning and wine in … [Read more...]

Merry Christmas! Asthma Free? Food Allergy Safe?

Yes!  Our Christmas was asthma free (big wahoo) and food allergen safe!  We had friend's over on Christmas Eve who brought allergen safe foods, lots of smiles and good times.  Although, my pal Linda had to stay home due to her asthma being rough and traveling today.  I was proud that she made the tough decision and sent her husband and daughter, so she could rest and be ready … [Read more...]

Last Minute Jo Frost Tips for the Holidays

Everyone loves Super Nanny Jo Frost and America is just eating her up!  In addition to dishing out parenting advice, Jo also lives with multiple life threatening food allergies, environmental allergies and asthma.  Here she shares some tips for getting through the Holiday Season.  For my family, vacation begins today and I needed the reminder of reviewing the rules.  My kids … [Read more...]

Food Allergy Types: A Real Treat Candy Store!

Seriously, the name of a cool looking new Candy Boutique is a A Real Treat®.  What has me jazzed about checking them out on my next trip down to Los Angeles is that their candy is: natural, organic, Vegan, allergen free, non-GMO, Kosher and artificial free!!!!  Wahoooooo.  You know how much I LOVE candy.  I have a the cutest candy dish on my desk that I fill up weekly that is … [Read more...]