Katie Moreno

Katie was born and raised in the small town of Milton, Wis. She graduated from UW-Milwaukee, although spent most of her semesters studying and working abroad. Katie is a food allergy parent, and avid proponent for inclusivity. She thrives on coffee, and freshly squeezed orange juice.

Sub Sandwich for Power Ball, Mom Hack #113

Running out of ideas for cold lunch days? Here's one easy way to jazz up cold lunches, without sacrificing on protein. My boys have always shared how their friends question exactly what it is they’re...

5 Life Skills I Gained as A Food Allergy Mom

From first reaction, to diagnosis, to hitting my stride — What raising a child with food allergies has helped me learn. Imagine the excitement of going to birthday parties when you’re three, where one of the...

Trick-or-Treating, With Food Allergies: Parent Prep Work

As the old saying goes, “it takes a village,” and it doesn’t apply any less when it comes to Trick-or-Treating. But food allergy families do have a responsibility to speak up, reach out, and...

The UN-Selfie: Unpopular Opinion

I’m making a motion to take less selfies, to bring back the art of the candid photo, and a motion to leave our phones in the car, at home, and in our purse, at least...

How To Make a Kid-Friendly Altar for Día de los Muertos

When it comes to learning, there’s no better way than by doing. Teach children the meaning and significance behind Día de los Muertos by creating your own altar. *This article originally was posted on madisonmom.com One...

The Early Warning Signs We All Missed

What food allergies can look like, when you don't know it's food allergies. **This article also appeared on madisonmom.com My son had his first allergic reaction to eggs one month before he turned 1-year-old. A blood...