categoryPersonal Stories

Welcome to Food For Thought, the companion blog to the AllergyEats restaurant guide. Here we add more color to the picture – whether we’re talking about restaurants, travel, legislation, personal stories, or anything else related to food allergies.  We hope you’ll share your own comments and be a part of the conversation, too.  Enjoy!

 
A Major Restaurant Group Needs Your Feedback on a Potential New Food Allergy Tool

A few months ago, I was contacted by Darden Restaurants – which owns large chains like Olive Garden, Red Lobster,…

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Sometimes They Just Don’t Want Us

It was a great lesson for my kids.  A lesson in both disappointment and maybe a little anger, albeit an…

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AllergyEats Creates Custom Website for AAFA St.Louis

  AllergyEats Creates Customized Version of Its Website for Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America’s St. Louis Chapter   Leading…

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What Basic Tips Do YOU Want To Share With Restaurants?

Wouldn’t it be great if every restaurant in the world was totally allergy-friendly?  Can you imagine if every time you…

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Be grateful for food allergies?

“Everyone’s got their issues.  Be thankful food allergies are all you have.  If that’s the worst thing in your life,…

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Food Allergy Gal issues challenge to restaurateurs to dine with her

A significant part of my life every day is reading. I read everything I can find about food allergies and…

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Share your food allergy story to help a student

A little while ago, I received a request from Heather S. asking the following: Hey Paul, I’m doing a presentation…

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Great lesson for my kids (and maybe yours)

Readers of the AllergyEats Blog know that I recently finished a 3-day weekend with my 2 food-allergic boys (peanut and…

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In case you didn’t know…

[This AllergyEats Blog entry was written by Melissa Freixas – I like the message at the end, so stick around…

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AllergyEats Founder offers tips and advice for those hosting a food-allergic child

  Hosting a Food Allergic Child?  Tips & Advice From Founder of AllergyEats, Father of Three Food Allergic Children  …

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Can dairy-free and pizza get along?

[The first part of the following blog entry was submitted by South Austin Mom and is published on her blog…

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Should restaurants post ingredient info? Marc certainly thinks so!

[The following post was submitted to me by “Marc from New York”] Food allergies, although common, take quite a toll…

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