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A Letter to My Neighbors This Halloween

This is how my daughter and I are spending our week… delivering about 100 or so flyers to my surrounding neighbors with the hope to spread awareness about food allergies and get more households to join in on the Teal Pumpkin Project™ initiative in our area. I am offering to paint a teal pumpkin for free […]

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Trick or Treat, Smell My Feet, Give Me Something Safe for Me (I Have Food Allergies) Printables

My daughter just learned the “famous” trick-or-treat saying, except as I was reciting it to her I quickly realized that the line “give me something good to eat” could potentially be dangerous to her, so I thought for a bit and came up with a new saying:     I recently posted this graphic onto […]

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18 Non-Food Halloween Treat Ideas {Great for Kids with Food Allergies} – 2015 Version

If you follow me on Instagram you’ll see I just completed my daughters Halloween costume for this year – 6 weeks early.  After vacationing in Disneyland at the end of August she come home saying she wanted to be Boo from Monsters Inc.  While at Disneyland she was told on many, many occasions that she looked just […]

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One Month of {Allergy-Friendly, Healthy & Balanced} Nut & Egg-Free Kids Lunch Ideas {No Repeats}

The kids are back to school – are you ready? Lunches, snacks and good nutrition, as well as more free time for parents, homework struggles and organization. Gina of Embracing Imperfect decided to gather a group of bloggers to share their best Healthy Back to School tips with you!  I am sharing one full month of […]

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This Creature Will Eat All the Monsters and Bad Dreams – Meekle Mates – Review

Disclosure: I was invited to be in the review group and received a Meekle Mate for free. My opinions are my own and I was not paid or required to write this review. Happy Hump Day everyone!  Has it really been over a month since my last post!?   My family and I just got back from an […]

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The Day I Almost Killed My Daughter

I have been wanting to write about this day since I’ve started my blog… but it has just been too hard to relive.  I cannot really answer what has changed since that day over a year ago, but just the obvious one, time, and as part of Food Allergy Awareness month I wanted to share more of our […]

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May is National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month!

Each year, the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) declares May to be “National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month.” It’s peak season for asthma and allergy sufferers, and a perfect time to educate about these diseases, as well as those that are non-seasonal related. This month is close to my heart has my daughter is one […]

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Santa is Coming to Twin Hills Alaska This Year!

Can you feel it?  This time of year there seems to be a little extra magic in the air, people seem to smile more, have longer conversations with people they don’t know, hold doors open and find ways to do more kind things for people.  People they may know or they may not.  Its the […]

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DIY Yarn Christmas Tree {Kids Craft}

This is such a fun and festive project to do with the kids this holiday season!  I love the final result and my daughter was very proud of her Christmas Tree.  I’m also linking up with the Time for Mom Holiday Craft Challenge and if you like my project please vote for me here (just scroll […]

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Loving The 2014 Minted Holiday Photo Card Collection!

Minted.com is providing me with Minted.com credit for this website review.  I am writing my honest opinion and review of the Minted.com website and the products that they sell.  I was so excited to be contacted by Minted… I’ve seen their products online before and I love the unique concept of their online store.  Minted crowd-sources design and art from a […]

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