Category: Food Allergies

School Overnight Trips

Send or Not to Send? That is the question. School class trips abroad or to another state have an appeal to many students but to our FA children? They may feel the opposite.  Our FA son has an opportunity to

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Traveling to Scotland

A Bonnie Place Aye, Scotland is a bonnie land where neeps, tatties, haggis and blood sausage are part of the food culture Last year we ingrained ourselves into the Scottish culture of the North Highlands, Inverness, Loch Ness, St. Andrews

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FA and traveling with the team

Are you prepared for travel teams? Here’s the scenario – your child has food allergies and wants to travel with his team. A lot can go right and go wrong. My own team travel story When our sons were very

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Emergency Prep travels far

Safety First Remember the day you found out your loved one was diagnosed with anaphylaxis? I will never forget.  After looking at our infant son’s red irritated skin his pediatrician declared the reason was food allergies.  My reaction…a doe in

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Location Matters

Where to? How do you decide where to vacation while managing food allergies, asthma or other food related issue? Let us help you make an informed decision before you book:   What healthcare is available at the destination? You can

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Packing for FA Safety

Essentials for Food Allergy/Asthma safety: In addition to clothes, shoes, toiletries, and emergency medication (for all conditions) we travel with a few extra essentials.  It helped us to create a safer, less anxious family vacation; Plastic storage container with; Small

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Vacation Rental Booking – Our tips

Vacation Home Away from Home Our go-to home rental sites: VRBO, AirBnB, and HomeAway If you read the caption you learned what we did first hand.  Some rentals are used by owners so their style of living may not be

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First flight jitters

Our twin boys, one with food allergies, flew on their first flight at 5 months old.  Off to sunny Florida with auto-injectors filled with epinephrine and a bottle Benedryl on hand to visit grandma and grandpa. Our biggest travel fear? 

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Moving onward

The food sensitive shopper is soon to embark on a lengthy journey.  It is with the help of friends and family we have provided you with in-depth stories and useful information over the past few years.  We are eternally grateful

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Listen to our Podcast – Putting the Social back into Social Events

 Jenn Slack, The Food Allergy Therapist and Julie Trone, CEO of Allergy Free Table, discuss how to put the social back into social events. This podcast is a must if you need advice on safely navigating through attending social events.  

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