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Find Halloween tips, tricks and treats to make sure kids with food allergies, and other dietary needs can be safe AND included!

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Halloween Tips & Tricks

Browse Halloween tips & tricks to see how other families around the country are helping their kids with food restrictions be both safe and included on their big night!

Halloween is kids' big night - but when severe food allergies, celiac disease or other sensitive food restrictions are involved, it takes more preparations to make sure the night stays fright-free. Share your tips with the custom eater community here on freedible!

Paint the Town Teal this Halloween

Paint the Town Teal this Halloween
Info on how you can join the Teal Pumpkin Project and make Halloween safe for kids with Food Allergieshttps://goo.gl/SeqXhb#tealpumpkinproject #halloween #foodallergy

Halloween Party Recipe Ideas - Quick and Easy

Halloween Party Recipe Ideas - Quick and Easy
More than 171 million Americans will celebrate Halloween this year.  Are you one of them? According to the National Retail Federation, seven out of ten consumers...

Healthier Homemade Marshmallow Ghosts!

Healthier Homemade Marshmallow Ghosts!
Halloween is full of treats, but not always the best treats for growing boys and girls. Try this fun make-at-home version of marshmallows with the kids....

Put "I Can" Into Celiac During Halloween: Teal Pumpkins Galore

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Hullo Teal Pun'kin. Do you know what this means? It means Halloween -- safe Halloween -- for me, and for all the children who like me have celiac...

Halloween for all Kids to Enjoy

Halloween for all Kids to Enjoy
For kids with food allergies Halloween is not always a fun time.  Here are ways to make sure all trick-or-treaters have a good time when they...

Teal is the New Orange

Teal is the New Orange
All about the Teal Pumpkin Project and how you can get involved so all kids can enjoy Halloween.   Read more at  http://www.dairyfreegina.com/single-post/2015/10/10/Teal-is-the-New-Orange

Unsafe Halloween Candy – Make a Plan!

Unsafe Halloween Candy – Make a Plan!
Let’s imagine it’s after bedtime on Halloween night. The kids have gone trick-or-treating, and hopefully they came home with a good supply of safe sweets and...

Halloween Candy Allergen Info at Target

Halloween Candy Allergen Info at Target
The level of food allergy awareness surrounding Halloween has increased dramatically in recent years, thanks in large part to the popularity of the Teal Pumpkin movement. Not...

Jack-Teal-Lantern's Halloween Safety Tips

Jack-Teal-Lantern's Halloween Safety Tips
Meet Jack-Teal-Lantern. He's a teal pumpkin who loves spreading joy and inclusiveness to all children, no matter what health conditions or dietary restrictions they have. And...

Halloween for all Kids to Enjoy

Halloween for all Kids to Enjoy
To keep trick-or-treaters safe, here are some fun and safe items you can pass out this Halloween:http://www.dairyfreegina.com/#!Halloween-for-all-Kids-to-Enjoy/cbkf/561d99350cf297bd6862a6a2

Teal is the New Orange

Teal is the New Orange
What kid doesn’t love trick-or-treating?  Let’s make this year’s Halloween celebration one where all kids can enjoy dressing up as their favorite ghost or goblin by...

Instead of Processed Junk, Give Out These Healthier Treats for Halloween

b2ap3_thumbnail_haloween_collage_cropped.jpgWary of handing out fun-size candies that are pumped full of processed sugar to the trick-or-treaters that ring your doorbell? Don't be a monster neighbor—go with...

The Cutest, Tastiest Dairy-Free, & Vegan Halloween Treats (allergen-free options, too!)

The Cutest, Tastiest Dairy-Free, & Vegan Halloween Treats (allergen-free options, too!)
Updated for 2015! When I think of Halloween, words like fun, costumes, and of course, candy come to mind, even decades after my trick or treating years...

Why Last Year's Halloween With Food Allergies Was Our Best Ever

b2ap3_thumbnail_300Pumpkins.jpgHalloween. All Hallows' Eve. All Saints' Eve. It has many names and many meanings. But what about Halloween with food allergies?It is one of the many holidays...

Handing Out (New) Tradition Instead of Candy for Halloween

Handing Out (New) Tradition Instead of Candy for Halloween
"What - all you have is candy?"It was Halloween night, last year. We were trick-or-treating and my then 3 year old, suited to the hilt in...

Remember the "Halloween Routine"


Hey Friends!I'm happy to share a little song that I wrote a few years ago that was inspired by the spookiest time of year- Halloween!When I...

No, Kidlet, That Ain't Gluten Free

No, Kidlet, That Ain't Gluten Free
All Hallow's Eve is on the horizon.  So is a cornucopia of candy.  What do you do if you've got to eat gluten-free?  How do you...

Enjoy a ‘No Fear of Food’ Halloween

Enjoy a ‘No Fear of Food’ Halloween
Believe it or not — it really is possible to have a fun, happy Halloween without the worry of food allergies and fear of food. In...

My Top 8 Food Allergy Friendly Treats to Give Out this Halloween

My Top 8 Food Allergy Friendly Treats to Give Out this Halloween
        It's that time of the year again. I can't believe how the kids and I have successfully managed to celebrate and enjoy...

From Trick-or-Treating to Bribery: Type 1 Diabetes, Celiac, Food Allergy and a Nutritionista Mom

From Trick-or-Treating to Bribery: Type 1 Diabetes, Celiac, Food Allergy and a Nutritionista Mom
My boys and my husband have always loved Halloween. It’s their favorite holiday. Ghoulish creatures are placed strategically around our front yard, candelabras adorned with spider...

The Teal Pumpkin Project for an Allergy-Friendly Halloween

The Teal Pumpkin Project for an Allergy-Friendly Halloween
This Halloween, FARE is encouraging food allergy families to start a new tradition: painting a pumpkin teal and placing it on your porch as a sign...
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Happiness is a Box of Chocolate

Happiness is a Box of Chocolate
“I shall take the heart. For brains do not make one happy, and happiness is the best thing in the world. " -L. Frank Baum,...

Gluten Free Halloween Candy

Gluten Free Halloween Candy
Hey Friends! Just passing on some links to gluten free Halloween candy lists. My Gluten Facts has a really complete list that you can filter by...

Trick or Treating for Kids with Food Allergy

    It's the 1st of October!  Time to bring out the mums, pumpkins, apples and scarecrows. Days are getting shorter too right? Before you realize it, Halloween is here.  The favorite holiday of kids and a food allergy mom's worst nightmare.  

       As a mom with 4 children with multiple food allergies, I know first hand how challenging Halloween can be.   Since their food allergies were diagnosed a little later in their lives, celebrating this event was a little harder.  

        Last year was our first year of Trick or treating with food allergies. Guess what? We had a really great time.  Check out what we did...

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