Since the arrival of FARE’s sensationally popular Teal Pumpkin Project, children with food allergies can trick or treat without worry at houses decorated with teal-colored pumpkins. These indicate that allergy-friendly loot is being offered. Following are Allergic Living’s top picks of candy alternatives to include – either in your bowl of goodies or as a valued toy to swap… Read more »
Everybody’s getting into the spirit of FARE’s Teal Pumpkin Project for Halloween. So at Allergic Living, we add to the fun – by giving a couple of classic costumes a food allergy-inspired twist. With a dash of creativity and a few pinches of teal, you too can create a one-of-kind witch or wizard costume. Just follow the easy steps below.… Read more »
Since the arrival of FARE’s sensationally popular Teal Pumpkin Project, food-allergic children can trick or treat with less fear at houses decorated with teal-colored pumpkins, which indicate that allergy-friendly loot is being offered. Here are Allergic Living’s top picks of candy alternatives to include – either in your bowl of goodies or as valued toy to… Read more »
[Updated October 2017.] Thanks to a Tennessee mother-of-two, Halloween is getting more teal and far less spooky for children with food allergies. It was in the fall of 2012 that Becky Basalone, the director of a local food allergy support group, first had the bright idea of painting a pumpkin teal, the color of food allergy… Read more »
A look at the photos, videos, and comments shared by fans of the Teal Pumpkin Project.
Keep allergic kids safe without spoiling the fun of Halloween with these tips.
In an effort to take the focus off of food and take the fear out of Halloween, my local anaphylaxis support group has organized food-free Halloween parties for the past few years. Yup, you read that right. A Halloween party with no food at all. And what’s more, this is a big hit with the… Read more »