Food Allergy Experience

Author Archive: Dianty

Make Someone’s Day

The world wasn’t exactly designed for food allergies. Well, that might be a bit harsh. Our society isn’t set-up for food allergies. Maybe that’s better? Maybe not. It still sounds pretty harsh. I don’t intend to be harsh. I really don’t. But take a moment to think about it. Really think about your week. What …

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Menu Plan 2017 (9)

Happy Sunday! I love Sundays. They are usually a slower day in our house. We go to church, I make my menu for the next and I run to the store. Typically we don’t have kids’ activities and we get to spend time just hanging out as a family. I feel like as the world …

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Menu Planning 2017 (8)

Good-evening folks! It was a crazy busy week last week. I started a new job which always makes things seem busier and more stressful. I’m hopeful this next week will run as smoothly as last week!  My entry today will be short as 5:45 comes really early! Here’s our menu plan for next week: Menu …

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A Little Good News

A few weeks ago, The Little Guy had his follow-up appointment with his allergist. It really was an incredible appointment. We did the usual history and answering questions about recent allergic reactions. We discussed the BIG wins of being able to go on vacation and actually eat out EVERY meal. That was HUGE for us. …

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Menu Planning 2017 (7)

The last two weeks of my part-time work life went fast! The kids are back in school and life is crazy and busy. My son is playing soccer which he loves and my daughter is dancing which she also loves. I’m also started working full-time this week outside of the house. Prior to this I …

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Menu Planning 2017 (6)

Since school has started I’ve had a hard time getting my stuff done! I’m writing my menus but not getting here to share/track them. None the less, here is this week menu Monday: Apricot Sriaracha Chicken Tuesday: Crock-pot Bar-b-que Chicken Wednesday: Honey glazed salmon and rice Thursday: Eating out Friday: Pizza and salad Saturday: Lunch: …

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Menu Planning: 2017 (5)

This week school starts! I’m mostly excited about the beginning of the school year. I’m in a different place this year for the beginning of the school year. I typically a working full-time and the kids are going to daycare. So really, the transition into school just consists of going to school instead of daycare. …

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Menu Planning 2017 (4)

We had a great week last week. We enjoyed the sunshine almost every day. We took one day and went to the Omaha Zoo. It was a lot of fun. If you’ve not gone to the Omaha Zoo, I highly recommend it. Assuming of course, you live near Omaha or are driving nearby. This week …

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Menu Planning 2017 (3)

Wow this week went fast! We kept ourselves pretty busy this week with a trip to our local zoo, the botanical center to see the corpse flower, music lessons, and cleaning out some of our clothes. It was incredibly, hot this week so I did not really follow my menu plan last week. Hitting 100 …

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Lunchables: More than a lunch

I have two kids, one with food allergies and one without. My eldest has no food allergies and my youngest allergies have improved greatly. He is now down to only two main allergies: Wheat and Nuts/Peanuts. Its amazing to have seen his progress. I often talk about our food allergies and the struggles with food …

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