Laurel and I wanted to do something special for ‪#‎FoodAllergyAwarenessWeek‬. So in honor of the 15 Million Americans with food allergy, we are selling our book for only $15. AND….we are sending an extra copy to you for FREE. (That is 2 Books for $15) We hope that you will donate the extra copy to.. read more →

Today is the final day of the Mennett Food Allergy Consulting Book List Give Away. Laurel Francoeur, Esq.  and I wanted to give away our Preschool Food Allergy Handbook!  Click here to read the reviews.  This book is appropriate for parents, school nurses and educators PreK through 4th grade.   We cover pertinent research, best practices,.. read more →

Now through December 8th, in celebration of the launch of the Mennett Lee Food Allergy Consulting Book List, I am partnering with some of my favorite authors to provide you with free copies of their books.  All of these books had to meet the stringent criteria for inclusion on the book list.   Today, thanks.. read more →

Now through December 8th, in celebration of the launch of the Mennett Lee Food Allergy Consulting Book List, I am partnering with some of my favorite authors to provide you with free copies of their books.  All of these books had to meet the stringent criteria for inclusion on the book list. From the moment.. read more →

It’s 6:00 am. I should be hopping in the shower before work but my head is throbbing and I feel awful. I check my temperature and sure enough, I have fever. This means I’m going to have to call in sick. Ugh! Teachers hate to call in sick. It usually means lessons need to be.. read more →

By Gina Mennett Lee, M.Ed.  FoodAllergyConsulting.com 1: Identify students with food allergies and create a WRITTEN, Individual Plan of Accommodation.  This plan should include strategies to prevent exposure to allergens throughout the school day as well as how to respond should a reaction occur.   2. Train ALL staff to identify symptoms of an allergic.. read more →

  Book release and sneak peek!! Laurel Francoeur and I put the finishing touches on our new book, the Preschool Food Allergy Handbook, this September. We launched it at the Food Allergy Bloggers Conference and were overwhelmed by the support of this much needed book addressing the preschool setting. For those of you that aren’t.. read more →

By Gina Mennett Lee, M.Ed. www.FoodAllergyConsulting.com   The view from Ronald Reagan International Airport.  Unfortunately, it’s the only sightseeing I was able to fit in.   Last week, Laurel Francoeur and I traveled to Washington D.C. to present a webinar from Food Allergy Research & Education , Food Allergies in the Early Care Setting.  .. read more →

Allergic Living is a magazine that I greatly respect and feel provides excellent and necessary content each and every issue.  Coming from a “publishing” family, I truly appreciate all the hard work that goes into producing such a top-notch publication.   Because of this, I was truly honored to write an article for the latest.. read more →