SunButter Blog

Spreading nut-free ideas, recipes and allergy insights.

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May 27, 2015

By Tracy Bush It never ceases to amaze me when someone new tells me they have never heard of SunButter. How is this even possible?! Maybe I am spoiled since our family has known about their products for so many years but in true Nutrimom fashion, instances like this push me into my “I must […]

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May 20, 2015

By Meaghan Grettano May is National Strawberry Month! My family and I live in North Carolina, and we are so fortunate to have strawberry farms nearby where my kids and I can go out into the fields and pick a bucket of our own fresh strawberries. We’ve often ended up with full buckets during the […]

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May 17, 2015

Summer is almost here and with it the usual onslaught of grad parties, pot lucks, and picnics!  What better treat to offer than a SunButter frosted brownie bite?  This quick recipe can be added to any summer gathering and is sure to be a hit!  SunButter frosting is delicious and a perfect topping or filling for…really, […]

One food allergy friendly meal.
May 16, 2015

By Kathryn Martin Food Allergy Awareness Week is, of course, a wonderful time to spread awareness and learn more about food allergies. But it’s also a perfect time to look at food allergies a little differently. Why not focus on the positive aspects of food allergies? As a mom of a 5 year old (“Little […]

Family
May 15, 2015

By Meaghan Grettano My 9-year-old daughter Anna, my oldest child, has a severe peanut allergy. As a mom, I’ve had to tell this to hundreds of people over the years. School teachers and administrators. Camp counselors. Doctors. Fellow moms. Neighbors. The reactions from people have always varied. I’ve had people tell me that they feel […]

Daniella
May 13, 2015

By Daniella Knell Sending your child with food allergies off to school can be overwhelming. Trusting others to keep your kid safe is probably your #1 priority! For me, educating myself and others was the only way I could create a safer learning environment for both my children and their caregivers. As food allergy parents, […]

SunButter Story Sweepstakes
May 2, 2015

Share your SunButter story during the month of May and you could win a $250 Amazon gift card! Everyone has an allergy story.  The first time you ate a cookie and felt a weird tickle.  When your child rejected food or complained of feeling funny.  While many of these stories are sad, some even tragic, there […]

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Apr 25, 2015

May Day is right around the corner.  Surprise your neighbor by leaving a May Day basket filled with flowers or your favorite (peanut-free!) treats! Looking for an easy May Day basket craft?  You’re in the right place! You will need: An empty SunButter jar, scissors, ribbon, hot glue or tape, colored paper, and materials with […]

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Apr 19, 2015

By Cindy Gordon and Keeley McGuire Heading off to summer camp is the dream for many school-aged children, but for children with food allergies, summer camp may seem out of reach.  With a little research and planning, you may be able to find a summer camp that fits your child’s needs and makes the summer […]

SunButter Birdfeeder
Apr 18, 2015

With spring in full bloom, it’s time to get crafty!  Making a SunButter Bird Feeder is a great way to pass a rainy spring day, recycle an empty SunButter jar, learn about birds and feed your neighborhood’s best singers!  Gather all your used SunButter jars, take a visit to your local bird seed retailer, and it’s […]