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Back-to-School Recipes, Tips & Ideas for staying healthy!

Back-to-School Recipes, Tips & Ideas for staying healthy!
August is bittersweet for us: I love the fact that my babies get to keep learning and are excited for the upcoming school year BUT I...
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A Little Kindness Goes A Long Way - Custom Eating In Schools

A Little Kindness Goes A Long Way - Custom Eating In Schools
A little kindness goes a long way.  I can recall a school holiday luncheon when I was in the second grade.  This was years before my...
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Back to School ADHD-friendly Snacks

Back to School ADHD-friendly Snacks
Back to School Snacks: A snack with no food dyes or additives and lower sugar is a healthy approach, especially for kids with ADHD. One of my favorite...
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Back to School with Food Allergies

Back to School with Food Allergies
When you’re sending your child to school, managing the challenges and responsibilities of food allergies is a shared duty. Not only are parents accountable for their...
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Peanut Butter Frosted Cupcakes for Food Allergies

Peanut Butter Frosted Cupcakes for Food Allergies
Yesterday, I recalled a disturbing situation surrounding a birthday celebration at school.  It's hard to believe there is still so much more work to do to...
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Leave him without epinephrine?

Leave him without epinephrine?
I know I'm posting this a bit late, but I think everyone can still appreicate the seriousness of my story.  I ask you this:  Are the...
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Speaking up to adults

Speaking up to adults
I thought of the same distressing memory today, as I have a hundred times before. Beginning to tell my stories, my family’s stories, and connect with...
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Safe Snacks and Food Sharing Tips for Food Allergic Kids

Safe Snacks and Food Sharing Tips for Food Allergic Kids
Kids love to share snacks and trade lunches on the playground or at school, which can be a serious risk if they have food allergies. Young...
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Food-Allergic Kids Can Have Fun, Safe School Field Trips

Food-Allergic Kids Can Have Fun, Safe School Field Trips
Food allergies and field trips can be a combination for worry, especially if your child has severe food allergies. As your child gets older, they will...
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Attention Parents of Kids with Food Allergies! Three Important Back-to-School Topics

Attention Parents of Kids with Food Allergies! Three Important Back-to-School Topics
Getting back into the swing of school after a fun, active summer can be challenging for the whole family. That’s why parents with food-allergic children understand...
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Lunchboxing: How To? Make It Fun

Lunchboxing: How To? Make It Fun
Making a lunchbox?  That doesn't have to be a have-to. It can be a get-to.  My cooking kids learned they aren't victims, they're resilient and creative -- and that's what teaching gives me too:...
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Managing Your Food Allergy at College

Managing Your Food Allergy at College
Going off to college is a life milestone that is both exciting and stressful. But leaving home for college is especially unsettling if you have a...
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Teach Your Child How to Deal with Food Allergy Bullies at School

Teach Your Child How to Deal with Food Allergy Bullies at School
Bullying is unacceptable behavior regardless of where it occurs, but children with food allergies have a personal perspective of what bullying feels like. As a parent of a...
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Wordless Wednesday: Food Allergies in Schools

Wordless Wednesday: Food Allergies in Schools
        A picture is worth a thousand words....          Please head on to http://thefrugalistamom.blogspot.com/2014/04/wordless-wednesday-food-allergies-in.html   and let me know your thoughts...
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Kids with Food Allergies are Often Targets of Bullying

Kids with Food Allergies are Often Targets of Bullying
As if bullies need a reason to throw their weight around, kids with food allergies are more often a prime target of bully maliciousness. Research shows...
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