This allergy-friendly restaurant review was written by AllergyBites founder, Kathleen O'Hagan. Kathleen is a writer, a foodie, and the mom of a toddler with multiple food allergies. She loves seeking out accommodating eating spots and sharing them with the food allergy community. All opinions are her own. If, like me, you thought Sorelle and Co.'s … Continue reading Allergy-Friendly Restaurant Review – Part Due: Sorelle and Co. (Vaughn location)
Jyoti Parmar is mom to 3 children—and 2 of them have food allergies. Sahil is 13. He is allergic to peanuts, soy and tree nuts. Jaya is 7. She is allergic to dairy, eggs, peanuts and tree nuts. AllergyBites: Can you describe their very first reaction? Jyoti Parmar: One morning, shortly after Sahil turned 2, … Continue reading Profile of an Allergy Parent: Jyoti Parmar (Walk for Andrea)
I love free gifts. Don't you? That's why I thought it might be fun to give away some adorable allergy cards to the first 25 people who subscribe to my blog. That's right! Not only can foodies and families look forward to allergy-friendly restaurant reviews, yummy giveaways, updates on the AllergyBites project and more, parents of kids with food … Continue reading Get a free gift when you subscribe to our blog!
Mother’s Day is coming soon! Even though mothers should be treated with caring and consideration every day of the year, it’s also nice to have a special day to treasure and celebrate the moms in our lives. For some, it may be a day to pamper their own mom, but for others it could be a … Continue reading Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for Moms of Kids with Food Allergies
If you're the parent of a child with food allergies, you might find special occasions like Easter a little bit anxiety-inducing. (Like me!) A time of year you once imagined would be fun-filled has now left you full of fear—fearful you might accidentally give your child a chocolate bunny with a "may contain" warning, worried … Continue reading Your Last Minute Easter Shopping List: 5 Allergy-Friendly Sweets & Treats
This allergy-friendly restaurant review was written by AllergyBites founder, Kathleen O'Hagan. Kathleen is a writer, a foodie, and the mom of a toddler with multiple food allergies. She loves seeking out accommodating eating spots and sharing them with the food allergy community. All opinions are her own. I've decided to break my Sorelle and Co. … Continue reading Allergy-Friendly Restaurant Review – Part Uno: Sorelle and Co. (downtown location)
If you're anything like me, you want to do what you can to keep your food-allergic child healthy and safe. Yet you don't want your efforts to result in an anxious kid with a food phobia. So what to do? Well, you can start by learning from seasoned allergy parents in your community. Join local support … Continue reading Free Event! Managing Your Child’s Food Allergies – Nutrition and Advocacy
If you do not have a food allergy, please think twice about entering this draw. Although it is impossible to prove whether or not you are food allergic, winners will be asked to share certain details about their food allergy journey and will be featured on this blog. Of course, parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles and friends who don't … Continue reading GIVEAWAY! You could win ‘High Tea for 2’ at Allergy-Friendly Cafe, Sorelle and Co.