Allergy-Friendly Bakeries in the Metro DC Area

Read below for our continually updated list of allergy-friendly bakeries in the DC metro area. ————————————-   With all the end-of-school, summer birthday, last sports...

Mellow Mushroom: A Disappointing Case of Doing Everything Right (With a Tasty Ending)

Oh, Mellow Mushroom. Had I appreciated just how amazing you were and how difficult it would be to get to you afterwards, I would have eaten your pizza every day during college and not simply most days.

On a recent trip to Charlotteville, we decided to introduce the kids to the deliciousness that is Mellow Mushroom. Although pizza is typically an easy food to negotiate with peanut, tree nut, and sesame seed allergies, we still ask our standard questions. Everything we mentioned had been cleared and deemed safe for my son, except they had one concern... Read more...

Play Ball! How to Root for Your Home Team With a Peanut Allergy

Concession stands are always tricky if you have a food allergy. When my son was younger, we were shocked at how few options there were at stadiums and how little people there knew about what they were serving. When asked a question, they didn't even know how to GET more information. But these days, stadiums are doing a lot better on behalf of their food allergic and celiac customers...Read more.

Follow-Up Review: Gordon Biersch and Food Allergies

Even though I already wrote a review on Gordon Biersch’s express restaurant at National Airport in Washington DC, I wanted to follow-up with a more...

Fire Works Wood Fired Pizza Restaurant

After keeping my tight schedule, relaying instructions to the babysitter in fast forward, beating traffic and getting the best possible parking in an area known...