Future Plans

Since the birth of my personal platform, Living Life Allergy Safe, I have thought of ways to include the community in the awareness and acceptance of children, adolescents and adults with food allergies.  After accomplishing my goal of obtaining a local Miss Massachusetts title this coming season I hope to put my personal platform to…

Carrying Your EpiPenĀ 

The new year has begun and it’s time to make sure that you are in a good habit of keeping your Epipen with you!  I found that for most of my life I carried my Epipen in my school backpack and eventually in my purse. Just loose in the bag! If you have a lot…

Food Allergy Treatment?

I recently heard on my local news station that developers are creating what seems to be a patch for those with a peanut allergy (with development of one for milk and egg allergies as well).  I decided to look into this as it certainly would be beneficial to so many children and adults across the…

Nut Allergies: Synopsis

Today’s post is a quick synopsis about nut allergies. We’ll cover what reactions are like, the varying severity, the types of nuts allergies and more! What is a nut allergy? A nut allergy is a broad term because some who are allergic to nuts say that it is only peanuts/peanut butter that they cannot have…

How My Nut Allergy Affected My Life

Since I was a baby I have had my allergy. It has run my life. I’ve never used my EpiPen but I have had many incidents where I broke out in hives because something wasn’t labeled or someone was careless and forgot. When I was young I ate everything. I ate things that were healthy…

Intro

The very first post is initially going to go through what will be talked about on this blog. I will have pages regarding information about the Top 8 as well procure a list of brands/restaurants that are allergen free/accommodating to food allergies. Through this blog I hope to bring awareness, acceptance and education to others…