We have been inundated with requests for peanut/tree nut free conversation hearts, those little candy hearts with messages printed on them like “Be Mine” and “Love You” traditionally sold for Valentine’s Day. We have also had many inquiries why we do not include them in the Valentine’s Day section of the current Safe Snack Guide.
We sense love in the air, so it must be time for the 2014 Valentine’s Day Edition of the Safe Snack Guide! But before we go into specifics, first a reminder that with this issue we are introducing a change to the foods we list in the Guide.
Change to Treatment of Eggs
As we announced in a previous posting, with this issue we will be introducing a number of products that contain or are manufactured in facilities that also process eggs. This change will allow us to introduce many new products both with and without eggs.
Cupid’s bow is ready and we’ve made sure his arrows are peanut, tree nut and egg-free!
With Valentine’s day approaching fast, we’ve added a special holiday section to the Safe Snack Guide so that your food allergic loved ones can feel special too. All the Valentine’s treats are certified by their respective manufacturers as free of these allergens and they are a good way of keeping them out of the classroom to avoid contact reactions and accidental ingestion.
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