Average Allergy Mom


Rants, reflections, recipes, ideas and tips from an Average Mom of an allergic child. Our 6 year old daughter is allergic to peanuts, tree nuts, eggs, soy, peas, chick peas and all legumes. She also has allergies to birch, pollen, dog, cat and...

What's your go-to product or brand that gets around your child's food allergy?

The first one that comes to mind is CherryBrook Kitchen cake mixes. They allow me to make tasty, quick cupcakes and cakes for my allergic girl to have on hand for all birthday celebrations. We keep them in the freezer and just frost and go. Thanks Cherrybrook!

What's one thing you'd like all moms to know about food allergies (either about your family's specific allergies or in general)?

What's one of your favorite recipes that's safe for your family's food allergies?

What advice would you give to a mom who just found out her child has a food allergy?

What's a great allergy-safe food to bring to a party?

What's your go-to cooking shortcut?