Category Archives: Personal story

Making good choices: We could all eat better…

So I got the opportunity to have some “air time” on Sunday and it was fun. But, of course, it was a only a few minutes worth and it made me realise what I REALLY wanted to say to the general … Continue reading

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Celebrate the wins

When my son had a real dairy ice-cream for the first time, there were tears. Our initial food allergy diagnosis was egg and dairy and then a few months later, Peanut, Walnut and Pecan. The thoughts that crept into my head were … Continue reading

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The importance of being assertive – It’s actually OK to say No

I remember attending a birthday party for my friends 5 year old son. We had the usual chat about “what was Ok and what was not Ok” for the birthday cake and at this stage my son’s allergies had improved … Continue reading

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A personal story: People who dismiss Allergies are out there, unfortunately.

My husband and I don’t talk about our son’s food allergies very often. It has become part of our daily living so unless we think he has reacted to a food or had a reaction we can’t pinpoint, it is … Continue reading

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