AAFA Releases U.S. Spring Allergy Capitals™ Report

To say that winter has outlasted its welcome in much of the United States is an understatement, if judging by the complaints on social media.  I understand that even now, the first half of April, the northern half of our country is still experiencing snowfall! Oddly enough, the extreme winter weather and cooler than normal … Continue reading

Wellapets: A Must For Children With Asthma!

Asthma can be difficult to deal with at any age, but it can be especially challenging for young children trying to grasp how the diagnosis translates into daily life. Alex Ryu, Co-Founder and CEO of LifeGuard Games, Inc., has risen to the challenge by creating the Wellapets app. “Wellapets focuses on teaching and motivating kids … Continue reading

Cotton Patch Cafe: A Restaurant Review

A very dear friend of mine recently got married and that meant a rare road trip for just me and the hubby.  And I do mean rare…. After a delightful six-hour road trip (and no that’s not sarcasm…we had a fabulous visit) up to Wichita Falls for the wedding, we dined at Cotton Patch Cafe.  … Continue reading

Mylan Specialty Launches New App

A colleague at Mylan gave me permission to share the below with you about a new FREE app they have launched.  The app has features that make it valuable to individuals with food allergies, as well as their families and loved ones.  Perhaps my favorite feature is the step-by-step instructions on how to use the … Continue reading

Liberation Gluten-Free Bakery Is A Hit In Houston

Liberation.  The Miriam-Webster Dictionary defines it as “the act or process of freeing someone or something from another’s control : the act of liberating someone or something.” Hold on to your mixing bowl and whisk, because I’m about to introduce you to a Houston allergy-friendly bakery that is going to liberate you from pressure to … Continue reading

Enjoy Life Dark Chocolate Morsels: A Product Review

The folks at Enjoy Life (one of my favorite companies because of their largely allergen-free food) were kind enough to send me a package of their Dark Chocolate Morsels. All of Enjoy Life products are free of wheat, dairy, peanuts, tree nuts, egg, soy, fish, shellfish, casein, sesame, and sulfites.  How many companies do you … Continue reading

Izzi B’s Allergen-Free Bakery Gingerbread House Kit A Real Treat!

For those of you who have followed me for a while, you know that I am a HUGE Izzi B’s fan…for several reasons! Izzi B’s Allergen-Free Bakery products are vegan, all natural, gluten-free, nut-free, trans-fats-free, preservative-free, casein-free, dairy-free, egg-free, cholesterol-free, and soy-free with no refined sugars or artificial colors or flavors.  And, yes, for those … Continue reading