It's snowing today. Over 10 centimetres of the white stuff will be falling by this afternoon. When my thirteen-year-old son was getting ready to leave for school this morning, I asked if he would be wearing his winter boots today. He kinda shrugged while lacing up his old topsiders and asked, "Do I have to?"
Sun. Sand. So. Much. Food. Just got back from a ten-day stay at Club Med Sandpiper Bay for our family vacation. It's our second time at this resort. We actually discovered Club Med last year and spent the Christmas holidays there playing, swinging (not that kind), and basking in the sunshine.
One of the many scary and confusing things about dealing with severe allergies is that it can present differently each time. When you think of an allergic reaction, most of us picture hives and itchy skin, right? At least I did when my daughter was diagnosed eight years ago. But there are other symptoms of a SEVERE allergic reaction that can be way harder to recognize.