How to encourage a toddler to carry and epipen

Arren was diagnosed with life threatening allergies before his first birthday, ever since then I’ve been living in a constant state of panic, but you know what it does get easier.  One of the things I’ve been trying to encourage Arren is the importance of ALWAYS carrying his epipen and benadryl with him.  It might seem like too much responsibility to put on a two year old, but becoming aware and knowing the risks of his allergies is something I want to help him understand from a young age. Continue reading

50 non peanut Airplane Snacks

Surviving long haul flights with kids is bad enough as it is, toddlers have an independent streak, they want to be active and they love routine, flying with a child that has severe food allergies can send waves of fear through your body, but with all these non peanut related snacks you won’t need to bring peanuts on the plane causing a possible life threatening allergy. Continue reading