This bell signaled the start of the actual walk at the Fare Heroes Walk, however the activities started well before the first ring. FARE Food Allergy Heroes SUPER HEROES weren’t flying but they sure were flocking around the beautiful grounds of the Maryland Agricultural Center on September 9, 2017.   Maryland Agricultural Center This was…

Where can you find over 50 gluten-free and allergy friendly foods, products and services as well as presentations, demos, and lots of like-minded people?   The Gluten-Free Food Allergy Fest of course!   Although the 2-day expo has been around for many years, this was the first year that the GFFAFest was held in Richmond,…

  Ten-year-old Emmy stole the show!  Although barely peering over the podium, her speech to 144 golfers and 16 volunteers at the 7th Annual Golf Classic commanded a standing ovation and many teary eyes, including my own. Emmy was confident, poised, informed and oh so adorable while as she spoke from her heart about her food…

On March 1st, my youngest son and I had the pleasure of participating in FARE’s Food Allergy Advocacy Day at the Maryland State House which was quite an event!   WHY WERE WE AT THE MARYLAND STATE HOUSE YOU ASK? IN SHORT, TO SAVE LIVES!   In Maryland, the prevalence of food allergies is approximately…

Once again, the FABlog Con was FABulous! For the past 3 out of 4 years, I have had the pleasure of attending the Food Allergy Bloggers Conference (FABlog Con) currently held in Denver, Colorado. The FABlog con, beautifully orchestrated by Jenny Sprague of Multiple Food Allergy Help and her board members, is not only for…

“Lions and tigers, and bears, oh my!”- Dorothy in Wizard of Oz For the second year in a row, the Baltimore FARE WALK for FOOD ALLERGY was held on the grounds of the Baltimore Zoo! With kid friendly activities, a host of food allergy vendors, professional and school mascots, festive music and over 770 dedicated…