peanut safe snack list for school?

Posted on: Tue, 02/06/2007 - 2:55am
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Does anyone have a list of safe snacks for their child. My child just started going to an after school program and they need a list of snacks that she CAN eat. They understand about reading labels, but still don't feel comfortable. I guess that's it. I read labels each time we buy foods, so I don't have a list to give them. I don't have time to sit in the grocery store today to make a list.

I was hoping someone had a list they could share.

Thanks for your help.

Posted on: Tue, 02/06/2007 - 3:19am
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my opinion....take it for what it is.
I wouldn't do a *safe* list of snacks. Labels change all the time, different brands, different labels. I would only send a safe snack for your child, that you approve each day...do not rely on others to read labels for you.
My sons class has a snack, they all get the same thing(I have read those labels, they are fine....) BUT I still send his own snack with him each day. It's just safer, and reinforces my rule of *you only eat what mommy gives you*!
just my opinion....
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Savannah-1 (milk and egg)

Posted on: Tue, 02/06/2007 - 3:46am
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I just emailed you our safe snack list. Let me know if you don't get it.
Nicole

Posted on: Tue, 02/06/2007 - 3:51am
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NicoleinNH - I'm wondering if I might be able to request a copy of your snack list as well? I added my e-mail address to my profile. I have a list for my son's parent-child class, but feel uncertain about some of the manufacturers. Thank you...

Posted on: Tue, 02/06/2007 - 3:58am
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hapi2bgf-I tried to email you and it came back. I can post it here, but it will be in a messy format b/c I don't know how to do attachments.
Nicole
[This message has been edited by NicoleinNH (edited February 06, 2007).]

Posted on: Tue, 02/06/2007 - 4:21am
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Thanks for the advice from everyone. Nocole I am emailing you in just a min.
Thanks

Posted on: Tue, 02/06/2007 - 8:18am
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Can you please email me a list as well. I have one but want to recheck things.
Thanks!

Posted on: Tue, 02/06/2007 - 10:42am
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This is from my safe class party ideas list...

Posted on: Tue, 02/06/2007 - 10:56am
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Please email me your list too. Would love to have some new ideas.
Michele

Posted on: Tue, 02/06/2007 - 10:57am
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Sorry - my email address is [email]DAVMICSAM090401@COMCAST.NET[/email].
Thanks again.

Posted on: Tue, 02/06/2007 - 1:45pm
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I'll re-raise the Safe Snack and Lunch List posted under Schools (and Snacks, Recipes).
With the caveat that the one posted was originally Canadian specific - an American edition was added to the thread.
Also, as with everything, things change and the comfort zone "factor" has to be taken into account as well.
But hope it helps. [img]http://uumor.pair.com/nutalle2/peanutallergy/smile.gif[/img]
Best wishes! [img]http://uumor.pair.com/nutalle2/peanutallergy/smile.gif[/img]
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