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Monkey See-Monkey Do by KGuy Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies © As a parent, I  try  to think before I act. I know that what I do and say will influence my child’s behavior and view of the world.  Since I’ve started blogging abou ... Read on »
More Dangerous People by KGuy Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies In May I read an article entitled “Chubby Kids and the Food Allergy Risk” online at Eco Child’s Play. The article seemed ludicrous to me because my son is the size of a string ... Read on »
More Peanut Free Products!! by KGuy Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies   Earlier in the week I found two new peanut/tree nut free products and checked on an old favorite! All these products can be found in a local grocery store. Although I woul ... Read on »
Mystic Valley by KGuy Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies I am a huge fan of the Food Allergies Forum. I blogged about it in December and I continue to read and learn daily from this site. Often, I’ve seen reference made to a legal ... Read on »
New Allergist by KGuy Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies It has been one year since we moved from Indiana to Florida. The weather is beautiful but the health care...not so much. We have run into multiple hiccups finding an allergist ... Read on »
New Allergy? by KGuy Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies The little guy has been very mysterious lately. Not Harry Potter mysterious, but “what is that on your face?” mysterious. We keep finding unexplainable hives around his mouth. ... Read on »
New Tab by KGuy Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies Since this site was created I’ve wanted it to be a place where parents can come and find useful, accurate, and nonjudgmental information about food allergies. The blog portio ... Read on »
Nut Job! by KGuy 4 Comments Posted in: General Discussion in Allergies “Society is grossly over-reacting to the dangers posed by nut allergies... “, according to Professor Nicholas Christakis of Harvard Medical School. The Professor, who po ... Read on »
Nuts in the countertop? by KGuy Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies Our family has made multiple changes in our homeand our lives to reduce our carbon footprint. Recently we moved into a new homeand we would like to replace our countertops. ... Read on »
Opting out by KGuy Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies My son opted out of Valentine’s Day at school. For one week we asked him if he wanted to shop for Valentines to give and he said “No thanks.”  I kept mum (which i ... Read on »
Organic Blueberry Fruit Strips by KGuy Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies In January of this year a report was published that documented high levels of mercury in some products containing high fructose corn syrup. Since that day, our family has gone ... Read on »
Organic Rice by KGuy Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies Our family is finally and consistently eating organic fruits and veggies. As I read more about our food supply and the importance of monitoring how and where all our food is g ... Read on »
Other Options by KGuy Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies After a meeting last night, I was talking with a few other moms about homeopathy. I discovered that homeopathy is a healing method that uses substances that cause symptoms i ... Read on »
Peanut Pranksters Delinquents by KGuy Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies Local teens are getting more “creative” when it comes to vandalism. In Connecticut these pranksters are repeatedly wiping peanut butter on surfaces at a Borders Bookstore. The ... Read on »
Peanut Sublingual Immunotherapy by KGuy Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies I received two similar messages last week. The first message started with “They’ve found a cure for peanut allergy!” The second message was “Subject: You guys should do this! ... Read on »
Quiznos by KGuy Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies Last year our family visited   Quiznos  for lunch. We had decided to eat at Quiznos after reviewing the menu and hearing positive food safety reviews from fellow food allerg ... Read on »
Salmon Burgers by KGuy Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies We are trying to incorporate more fish into our family diet. As much as I would personally like to be a vegetarian, I think that if I declared our home meat free it would: ... Read on »
Secret Recipe by KGuy 1 Comment Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies Our holiday break has begun! Currently, we are happily lounging in our jams wondering what to do with all this free time! As you can probably tell from the last two posts we ... Read on »
Shame on me by KGuy Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies Today I did something that I vehemently disagree with and continually complain about...I brought cupcakes to the school. I know, I know...how could I participate in ... Read on »
She said what? by KGuy 1 Comment Posted in: Blog Posts in Allergies Recently my son and I were surfing on I-Tunes. We needed  a great theme song for a school video he made about bullying with food. We searched for “peanut allergy” on the sit ... Read on »