Rotten: The Peanut Problem

Rotten: The Peanut Problem

Last week, I reviewed the new Spoking app for you guys. While exploring the app, I saw comments about a new Netflix documentary about peanut allergies. So, of course this piqued my interest. The documentary is called Rotten. It's a series documentary about food in North America. There's five different episodes focussing on different aspects [...]

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Spokin App Review

Spokin App Review

I've been using the Spokin app for about two months and I think it's time I share my thoughts on it. What is Spokin? Spokin is a new app for people with allergies. It claims to be the 'easiest way to manage food allergies and it's mission is to bring resources to food allergic families so [...]

The time I watched someone with a peanut allergy, eat peanut butter…

The time I watched someone with a peanut allergy, eat peanut butter…

Last week, my sister showed me a Snap chat video of her friend. It was a series of videos of her friend, Emily, going to the allergist. Emily is allergic to eggs, milk, fish, and she did have a peanut allergy. Now, something you should know about Emily. She takes her allergies seriously, but chooses [...]

5 foods you shouldn’t even bother reading the label, cause you can’t have them

5 foods you shouldn’t even bother reading the label, cause you can’t have them

Granola Sometimes I have a craving for a nice light breakfast of yogurt, granola, and berries (healthy, I know).... but 9.5 times out of 10 when I walk down the grocery isle in search of some nut-free granola options, I strike out. I'm going to be trying out some DIY recipes so stay tuned for [...]

Products to be weary of when de-winterizing your skin

Products to be weary of when de-winterizing your skin

Winter is in full swing here in Winnipeg. The -30 weather is nobody's friend, especially for your skin. To prevent your skin and hair from completely shrivelling up, you may reach for more hydrating products. For anyone who has a nut allergy, reading a label becomes second nature. However, you might not have thought to [...]