Food Allergies During the Holidays — trick or treating

TRICK OR TREATING WITH A NUT ALLERGIC CHILD

TRICK OR TREATING WITH A NUT ALLERGIC CHILD

We get it.  Trick or treating is downright SCARY when you have a child with severe food allergies.  Unsafe food is everywhere, and one mistake can be fatal.  Scary as it might be, none of us want our kids to miss out on what's meant to be one of the most exciting nights of their year!  Our best advice is be prepared and armed but also try to relax!  Read on for our tips on how to keep your allergic trick or treater safe this Halloween.


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Halloween in my Rearview Mirror!

Halloween in my Rearview Mirror!

It’s November 1st and Halloween is successfully in our rearview mirror. Most kids are crashing from a sugar high today (as are their tired parents) but I am riding high because the most panic inducing night of my year is behind us - woohoo! 

Last night was most certainly better than last Halloween mostly because I was prepared. As so many parents of allergy kids do, I checked my pocketbook 10 times to make sure the epipen was in there. Made sure my phone was fully charged so that my flashlight worked. Promised my son I would...