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One thing that has worked well for me with my middle child who has many food allergies is serving something that is a little bit 'everyone makes their own' like a salad bar or taco bar. So while everyone is having tacos, those who can eat black beans have black beans and those who cannot don't. This may meet your daughter's desire to eat the same thing ...


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If the dietary needs of your husband and your daughter are at odds, could you arrange it so that (it appears that) everyone at the table has their own very special meal? That way, nobody is singled out that they eat something different from the rest. And if your daughter still wants to occasionally eat some bites from your or your husband's plate, try to ...


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These family mealtimes you now fondly look back at, are not memories from when you were two years old. Consider if this is a goal you can postpone until your child is old enough to reason about these things, and perhaps (I don't know if this is applicable to you) outgrow some of her allergies. Besides, if the value of these mealtimes was to come together ...


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You've got it backwards. Introducing foods early reduces the chances of allergies. https://readysetfood.com/blogs/community/the-aap-s-new-guidelines-for-infant-food-allergy-prevention-what-families-need-to-know “In fact, parents should introduce allergens as early as 4-6 months according to the AAP and recent landmark studies. In addition, the AAP ...


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It is an ongoing struggle to get my 6 yo to wash up after eating things my 4 yo is allergic to. Be vigilant and help with washing hands and face after eating. You mention that you have kissed your partner and caused allergy issues. Until he learns to wash out his mouth, she might have fewer issues if your child kisses her only on the cheek instead of the ...


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(Granted this question is 6 years old and so the kid has grown a lot since then, but for others): I would consult your pediatrician and/or an allergist. My baby had his first allergy reaction at only 7 months and we found some unusual things for him to be allergic to, including garlic. I would not feed him any of the things you think he might be ...


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