Celebrate Valentine’s Day Creatively (and Safely)

Love is in the air! But for a child with FPIES or other food allergies, it can be challenging to make Valentine’s Day both sweet and safe.

Source: Smart Allergy Friendly Education

Source: Smart Allergy Friendly Education

With the big day fast approaching, we thought we’d share creative ideas that are inspiring us and some great advice for making the holiday safe for your child.

  • Grateful Foodie compiled this helpful list of allergen-friendly candies and baked goods.
  • Our hearts soared when we saw this fun, creative idea for fruit hearts and arrows from Smart Allergy Friendly Education.

    Source: Courtney's  Sweets

    Source: Courtney’s Sweets

  • If you can’t read it, don’t eat it! There’s lots of helpful advice on keeping kids safe on Valentine’s Day in this article featuring our medical advisor Terri Brown-Whitehorn, MD.

We’d love to hear from you — what are you doing to make this Valentine’s Day special for your little one?

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