Category Archives: Allergies

Shortbread GF/ Dairy Free

250g Plain (gluten free) flour200g Margarine (dairy free) diced at room temperature100g Almond Meal60g Castor sugarpinch of salt2 drops vanilla essence  Mix all ingredients together until a dough is formed, or combine all ingredients in a food processor & process … Continue reading

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Ability not DISability

A while ago, actually after I had just found out that I was pregnant with Sprout I had an allergic reaction. A photo was uploaded onto FB & many people commented on it. I was actually in the hospital visiting … Continue reading

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OMG You have Allergies!

http://gma.yahoo.com/allergic-teen-dies-eating-cookie-050855791–abc-news-wellness.html I HATE articles that focus on NUT allergies & how they give the idea that a nut allergy is so much worse than any other allergy a person could have – what a load of crap! But the thing … Continue reading

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Spring Rolls

Today I am getting ingredients for the party on the weekend. Then if I have time I will start to make some of it. Spring rolls you can prepare ahead of time & freeze, so that’s what I’m doing, then … Continue reading

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Allergies

So, Levi has his birthday party coming up this weekend & there are about 7 people, that have severe allergies, only 5 of us make up the bulk of the allergy list though, as there are cross-overs with the allergies. … Continue reading

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On the drugs

Finally at 7.30pm tonight I started the drugs for Strep. – wohoo! By drugs I mean meds, but I do like the slang used in North America to refer to pills. Within 24hrs, I will officially¬† be no longer contagious … Continue reading

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Anaphylactic Allergies

Wouldn’t it be nice to be totally unaware about what you are eating & what’s in it? Seriously, it’s gotta be pretty damn awesome. After spending the better part of today trying to find a medication for my Strep throat … Continue reading

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Strep!

So it appears that I have managed to pick up strep throat, from whom though, not so sure. Suspicions are that Levi perhaps had Strep when we went down to Washington DC, then Geoff got it & finally I have … Continue reading

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Birthday Parties

Dates for Levi’s birthday parties have been set. Yes, I did say parties as in plural there will be more than one. I am having one on his actual birthday & then another a few days later at ODGAC, so … Continue reading

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Pity about the Allergies

Yes, having lots of allergies does make things hard at times. Yes, there are times that I wish I could eat whatever, whenever without any recourse & that I didn’t have to buy all the epi-pens that I do, incase … Continue reading

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