Allergy Awareness at the MN State Fair

This week has certainly been exciting!  I am grateful for the opportunity to speak on a panel with Senator Debbie Smith and Dr. Allan Stillerman about “Protecting People with Life Threatening Allergies” at the National Conference of State Legislators.  After a successful panel, Nona Narvaez, co-founder of the Anaphylaxis and Food Allergy Association of […]

Cute Food Allergy Tee Alert

Cute tee alert!  I asked for photos from Talk For Me Tees and lo and behold they sent me some!  My kids are now too old for cute allergy awareness clothing now, so I have to live through you.  Back in the day, my daughter wore Allergy Apparel gear.  Now, there are many fun […]

Eat Cake For Breakfast

That’s exactly what I did on my birthday a few weeks ago!  I went to a bakery alone and ordered the cake slice above and enjoyed every moment.  Then, like magic an Orange Dreamsicle Whoppie Pie from Inglorious Monk Bakery appeared on my doorstep (thank you Nancy) and I thoroughly enjoyed cake again for […]

Teachers: 3 Critical Food Allergy Tips

 Teachers: Welcome Back to School!  In my world, “teachers, thank goodness you came back!”  After years of chaperoning and helping within the classroom, I stand firm that being a teacher is the hardest most unsung occupation that has the biggest impact on our world.  I don’t know how you do it, but I’m glad […]