Have you NOTICED? Teal pumpkins and products are popping up EVERYWHERE! Discount stores, dollar stores and even grocery stores! (for good reason I might add!) So what’s the deal with teal? The Teal Pumpkin Project, inspired by Food Allergy Community of East Tennessee (FACET), became one of FARE’s nationwide campaigns in 2014.  The project is a way…

Guest post by Suzy Brophy, preschool teacher and author.   Two years ago, I was blessed to have a little girl named Macy come into my classroom. Her mother requested a meeting before the beginning of the school year to discuss Macy’s food allergies with me. To be frank, even after teaching for many years,…

It’s hard to believe that 2016 is behind us and we have entered into the new year. At this typical time of reflection, resolution and goal setting, I was searching the internet for some inspirational and motivational quotes to put me in the right frame of mind to do such. Fortunately, I came across this…

  Believe it or not, Thanksgiving is right around the corner! Is it just me or do you feel like things speed up this time of year? I’m still snacking on leftover Halloween candy and now it’s time to baste the turkey.   I must admit, while I have some recipes that are old standbys such…