Keep the FUN in Focus: Be Careful, Not Fearful at Halloween with Food Allergies!

Keep the FUN in Focus: Be Careful, Not Fearful at Halloween with Food Allergies!

Don’t Let Food Allergies Get in the Way of Enjoying Halloween!

Halloween should be a little scary, but for parents of kids with food allergies, it can be outright terrifying. In this piece, I journey back to my childhood and my first 12 years as a parent, all prior to living with food allergies, to highlight how candy, while central to this holiday, was only one of the many rituals I enjoyed. Read about how I used these special memories and traditions to influence how I now navigate Halloween with food allergies. In it, you will find strategies to plan for Halloween in a way that let’s fun take center stage, over fear!

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