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Nuts Be Gone

The above picture of peanuts scares me. As do pictures of cashews and pistachios. Seeing the real thing? Forget it, I break into a sweat and put them on the highest shelf possible. They give me butterflies in the stomach and send me back to the day that my daughter reacted to peanut butter and … Continue reading

We Play: Bubbles

It was simply just meant to be, Miss Mimi playing bubbles today. She had asked me this morning if she could play bubbles but we seemed to have run out. Yes, I could have made some homemade bubble liquid fun but I was in work mode and she was due at kinder. I promised her … Continue reading

Easter with allergies.

Aah, Easter. The resurrection of the man himself. A giant fuzzy Easter Bunny who hides chocolate goodies. The making of easter crafts, baskets and egg painting. And a mothers pure panic that her daughter may eat chocolate with cows milk or nuts lurking deliciously inside. My daughter is allergic to cashew nut and cows milk … Continue reading