Importance of a Support Group

I’m not usually the type of person that asks for much help with things, at least from an emotional standpoint. I often times bottle things up too much, which inevitably leads to an explosion at some point. It’s not healthy, and I’ve learned more than ever over the last year that it is necessary to ask for […]

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Learning to Love my Fair Skin

Learning to Love my fair Skin

NEWSFLASH ya’ll…I have fair skin. Fair, pale, pasty, call it what you wish…I’m “whiter” than most. And boy, oh, boy is this something I’ve struggled to deal with my entire life. I still struggle with it, almost daily. We all have things we are self-conscious about, right? Well, for me it’s always been my fair […]

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DIY Hydrangea Spring Wreath

hydrangea wreath diy

Spring has sprung, y’all! And changing seasons around here can only mean one thing…a new wreath at the Gray household. I really don’t know why I have such an obsession with wreaths, but there is something special about creating something beautiful to hang on the front door. It’s the first thing people see as they […]

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Allergy Free Easter Craft

Allergy Free Easter Craft

I’ve mentioned it many times before, but holidays and food go hand and hand, which makes for extra stress for an allergy mom. I think Easter has to be one of the absolute worst, because of all the candy that’s involved. What’s your favorite? If you’re anything like me it is huge the peanut butter […]

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Allergy Free Shepherd’s Pie

allergy free shepherd's pie

When we were thrown into this world of severe food allergies, I was so intimidated by the kitchen. I have alwaysss loved cooking, and I always had these grand plans to cook great meals for my family. But, after our diagnosis, I was overwhelmed and actually dreaded the thought of cooking. Maybe it was from all […]

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Oral Food Challenge Update!!

cashew oral food challenge

Today…today was a good great day. We finished our fifth and final oral food challenge for 2016, and we finished with a success. These past few weeks have been exhausting, draining, nerve-wracking, and exciting, all at the same time.  But, overall they have been wonderful! We have such a clearer picture of Noah’s allergies, we’ve opened so […]

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DIY Bubble Valentine’s

DIY bubble valentines

Last week I mentioned that I’ve never really done much for Valentine’s, but that changed once I had Noah. Kids make all holidays soo much more fun. There is so much joy that comes with having a child around any holiday, even if it is Hallmark made. I have such fond memories of making card […]

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