Snackxiety: The anxiety I experience over snacks that will or will not consumed by my kids when I’m not there. Mostly, it’s when my kids go on a play date or a party and I’m not staying with them. Which is happening, increasingly. Of course. Kids are growing, meeting new people, going new places. There’s…… Continue reading Snackxiety
On the eve of my son’s bday celebration at school, a substantial glass of red and I, have been hard working at making The Treats. The ones that Manoli will be handing out tomorrow in his class. There’s that word again. Treats. What to give. What does my son want. What can I actually make.…… Continue reading To Exclude or Not to Exclude.
A play date. A fun and exciting event. My kids going to their friends’ houses. How gezellig. By the way, errrr, can I come too? As a parent of kids with allergies, I can act seemingly neurotic towards a parent who is not typically confronted with allergy-related issues. For example. If my kid goes to…… Continue reading The Play Date With Peanuts