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A Newly Discovered Silver Lining While Traveling with Allie to Iceland- A Guest Post by My Mom

A time for both gratitude and personal reflection…I was traveling to Iceland with my daughter during school vacation. Allie is a seasoned traveler. She’s also my adult child with multiple anaphylactic allergies and asthma. She’s been self-reliant from an early age. Not only has she traveled near and far; she […]

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48 Hours in Chicago with Food Allergies

The Conversation “Want to go on a weekend adventure somewhere?  Looking up last minute flights and deals,” I text my sister before school on Friday.  A few seconds later my phone buzzes with an enthusiastic “YES” and off she goes with last-minute planning and researching! Does the Airport Count? Even […]

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Food Allergies with Kyle Dine in Concert

As I sat on gym bleachers overlooking an energetic audience of children dancing to a song called “Cool Bracelet,” I reflected on how lucky they were to have this experience. It was a Saturday afternoon and I was at the AAFA (Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, New England Chapter) […]