• My Boy,  peanut allergy

    A Letter From an Annoying Peanut Allergy Mom

    Recently, I was standing and chatting with a group of moms I didn’t know very well.  One of them was complaining that her child got stuck in “one of the peanut free classrooms” again that year. Looks of shared annoyance and eye rolling ensued among the group.  I smiled politely and then let them know that my child was one of those annoying “allergy kids” that couldn’t eat nuts. There was the obligatory back peddling and sheepish looks.  I was caught off guard and didn’t say all of the things I was thinking that day….I’ve regretted it ever since.  Here’s my way of fixing that…  Dear Eye Rolling Mom, I…