What In the World Is Food Cross-Contact?
“Dear cross-contact, I hate your stinking guts. You make me vomit. You’re scum between my toes!” Those infamous words of the Little Rascals echo through my head every time I deal with possible cross-contact of food. If cross-contact had an actual face, I’d probably punch it. For reals. All humor (and aggressiveness) aside, perhaps you are just now hearing the…
Managing a Food Allergy That’s Not Top 8!
Without a doubt, living with an allergy to a Top 8 food is difficult. Conversely, managing an allergy that is not on the Top 8 list can add a whole new level of complicated. If you are new to the allergy world, you might even be wondering what a “Top 8 allergen” or “non-Top 8…
So Baby Has A Food Allergy…5 Next Steps
It happened. However it did, you found out that your sweet baby has a food allergy. For me, my baby was just 8 months old when we experienced our first allergic reaction. I was overwhelmed, and honestly just scared. Maybe you are too. Our pediatrician was our first phone call; we called them immediately during…