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The Real Problem with Halloween

For food allergic children, the big problem with Halloween is it is yet one more time when it is thrown in their face that they cannot do what other children can do. Continue reading

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Food allergy fun on Halloween – a public service video from Egg-Free Epicurean

That said, as I’ve learned from Amy, who can get our girls excited about putting laundry away as if it were a game, instead of just transacting the trades, it’s better to play up the trading activity and celebrate it. If your children are having fun, so will you. Continue reading

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Making Halloween Fun for The Food Allergic: What to have on hand for your food allergic child

The previous post discussed what to dispense to trick-or-treaters who knock on your door. In short, Halloween presents a perfect opportunity for you to spread food allergy awareness to trick-or-treaters and any of their chaperones, so take advantage of it. … Continue reading

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Making Halloween Fun for The Food Allergic: What to Dispense Yourself

The previous post discussed the lurking dangers of Halloween size candies for the food allergic.  In short, “fun size” treats commonly either do not list food allergen labeling at all, or (even more insidiously) they might be produced in a … Continue reading

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Trick-or-treating with food allergies – make it a blast!

Halloween-size products are probably produced in a different facility and have different food allergen exposures from their brand’s more familiar larger size products Continue reading

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