Saturday, July 9, 2011

Words cannot express

Words cannot express what it's like to have a child with food allergies, to know that at any time she could make a decision that could threaten her life. Allergic Living posted this photo:

which expresses the immediacy of decisions about food for people with food allergies. I hope that Sophie always keeps her wits about her, and never has this image become true in her life.


  1. I read about a soon-to-be-published book: Don't Kill the Birthday Girl: Tales from an Allergic Life, by Sandra Beasley. Have you heard of it?

  2. Yes, I've read a few excerpts. It sounds pretty interesting, and she definitely expresses some of the things I have felt.