Holidays

Is Nutmeg a Nut? And Other Holiday Cooking Questions

Holiday cooking and baking can be a hectic activity, as well as confusing! Here are some common questions about holiday ingredients and food allergies: Is nutmeg a nut? No! Although the word nutmeg contains the word “nut,” it is not related to peanuts or tree nuts. It is a dried seed, which is ground to… Continue reading Is Nutmeg a Nut? And Other Holiday Cooking Questions

Holidays

Celebrate Responsibly!

With the holidays upon us, many adults with food allergies may be planning to celebrate at cocktail parties and other social events where alcohol is served. While it’s always important to drink responsibly, there are some additional precautions to take related to managing food allergies to keep in mind this holiday season. First, alcohol use… Continue reading Celebrate Responsibly!

Holidays

5 Alternatives to the Cookie Swap

Whether it’s a cookie swap, gingerbread house making party, or any other holiday gathering that centers around food, the nature of these events can make it difficult for those with food allergies to attend. So we invite you to start a new tradition that focuses on other fun aspects of the holidays. Invite your friends,… Continue reading 5 Alternatives to the Cookie Swap

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Holiday Gifts that Give Back 2014

Supporting the causes that mean the most to you and your family can be a great way to celebrate the holiday season. As you start thinking about holiday gifts, there are many ways to give back and support food allergy education, research, advocacy and awareness programs – including some great gifts that give back to… Continue reading Holiday Gifts that Give Back 2014

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Holiday Gifts that Give Back

Supporting the causes that mean the most to you and your family can be a great way to celebrate the holiday season. As you start thinking about holiday gifts, there are many ways to give back and support food allergy education, research, advocacy and awareness programs – from purchasing a FARE membership for a family… Continue reading Holiday Gifts that Give Back