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Allergy-Friendly Recipes to Make Your Thanksgiving Leftovers the Star

Allergy-Friendly Recipes to Make Your Thanksgiving Leftovers the Star

Your Thanksgiving table may have fewer people around it this year, but even if you adjust your menu to reflect the smaller gathering, there’s a good chance you’ll be boxing up some extra food at the end of the meal. After all, leftovers are as much a Thanksgiving tradition as the turkey itself. Figuring out what to do with that excess, however, can take a bit of creativity. Before you start warming up a repeat of your holiday meal, take a look at this curated list of awesome second-act dinners. 

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Cheryl Marks Young
Balancing Thanksgiving Dinner with COVID and Food Allergies

Balancing Thanksgiving Dinner with COVID and Food Allergies

Food allergy families are already well-versed in adapting recipes for their allergy-friendly table and creating non-food traditions. Thanksgiving during a pandemic, however, adds an entirely new twist to how we’ll celebrate. The good news is this: you’re a pro at adapting holiday norms to accommodate health needs. It’s time to put those “adapt to survive” food allergy family skills to use again and create a Thanksgiving to be grateful for!

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Cheryl Marks Young
Four Appleicious Allergy-Friendly Treats

Four Appleicious Allergy-Friendly Treats

Whether you’ve made an afternoon out of visiting the orchard with your family or you’ve just stocked up at the grocery store, you’ve got a lot of scrumptious options for what to do with apples and many of them can be adapted to work with your allergy-related restrictions. As we observe National Apple Day this week, let’s dig into some of those recipes. 

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Cheryl Marks Young
Preparing for a Food Allergy-Friendly Halloween in the Age of COVID

Preparing for a Food Allergy-Friendly Halloween in the Age of COVID

Halloween is going to look a bit different for most of us this year. For allergy families, some of those changes may make things a little easier. For example, making a game plan to safely navigate the usual array of treat-laden parties in classrooms and at extracurricular activities will likely be off your plate this year. Trick-or-treat and trunk-or-treat events may look different too, if your community is even going to allow such things. That doesn’t mean, however, that you don’t need an allergy-friendly game plan. Even if Halloween 2020 takes on a pandemic-preparedness twist, you’ll still need to navigate...

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