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2018 Gluten Free & Allergen Friendly Expo Coming Back to Northern CA 11/17 & 11/18

Disclosure: I received free entry to the Gluten Free & Allergen Friendly Expo in exchange for this post.  My opinions are my own and I was not paid or required to write this review or host this giveaway.  This post contains affiliate links. YAY!  The Gluten Free & Allergen Friendly Expo (GFAF) is coming back to my […]

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Have You Supported Kate’s Safe and Sweet Baking Box Yet?!

With 44 backers we are now 17% funded.  Thank you to all that have supported Kate’s Safe and Sweet Baking Box crowdfunding campaign this week! Have you supported us yet?  With rewards from $15 and up, there is something for everyone.  From the bottom of my heart, thank you.

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We Are On Our Way!

A BIG thank you to all that have supported Kate’s Safe and Sweet Baking Box crowdfunding campaign this week.  With 25 backers we are 10% funded. Can you help?  With rewards from $15 and up, there is something for everyone.

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Food Allergies & Trick or Treating at Mickey’s Halloween Party – Walt Disney World and Disneyland

This year, and as they have done in the past, Walt Disney World and Disneyland are offering allergy-friendly offerings and trick or treating fun for kiddos and adults alike. It also gives kids with special dietary needs a way to enjoy the trick or treating fun.  Walt Disney World and Disneyland seem to go about […]

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Allergy-Friendly Granola Bar Round-Up

Over the last couple of weeks I was asked by two different friends to help them find nut-free granola bars for their children.  Both of their children are now attending schools that have nut-free policies and they are confused by the labeling what things like “made on shared lines” or “may contains” means, and not […]

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The Karat School Project (KSP) – Breaking the Cycle of Extreme Poverty Through Education

Today I would like to share and introduce you to the Karat School Project.  The Karat School Project (KSP) was founded by Evelyne Keomian to provide sustainable help to children living in extreme poverty in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. As a child, Evelyne often missed school because she did not have the supplies to attend class […]

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#AllergicToEverything® Recipe Cookbook – Kickstarter Campaign

As someone involved in the food allergy world, I wanted to share a Kickstarter campaign that is currently active called #AllergicToEverything®.  Jessica reached out to tell me more about the cookbook that she has been working on and for support, so I offered to share a little more about it on my blog and a […]

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Calling All Families with Food Allergies! Your Help is Needed!

This is a quick request as I am I’m doing some market research and need more families with food allergies to complete a short survey about a new business that is in the early stages of development.  Those that complete the survey and leave a valid email address at the end will be entered to […]

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Our Year with a Dairy Protein Intolerance by Amy Manos

When I reached out for guest bloggers Amy contacted and told me about her experience with her son and his dairy protein intolerance, and I was glad to share her story, because ours is very similar.  My daughter was diagnosed around 5 months old with a protein intolerance to dairy (and soy) as well. If […]

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9 Ways to be a Killer Sports Parent by Sonya North

9 Ways to be a Killer Sports Parent by Sonya North With spring sports almost in full swing, and being a “sports mom” for almost a decade now, I’ve had a lot of time to sit on the sidelines, observe, and learn from the behavior of other parents.  Here are 9 ways that I think […]

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