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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 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 […]

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Apr 14, 2015

By Rachel Hayden Empty SunButter jars are perfect for storing small items like craft materials or small toys. You could even use it as a vase or as a pencil holder! When recycling a SunButter jar, how do you get that last little bit of SunButter out? Here’s how I do it as quickly as […]

Dog Treats
Apr 11, 2015

By Meaghan Grettano In honor of National Pet Day, my kids and I thought it would be fun to get into the kitchen and experiment with making some wholesome (and peanut butter free!) dog treats for our little pooch!  I mean, what better way to show your dog some love than by making them some […]

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Mar 22, 2015

However you and your family celebrate Easter, most traditions include food.  So if you’re hosting someone or have a family member with a food allergy, keep reading! These simple tips will help you plan ahead for stress-free, memory-making fun: Communicate Early Volunteer to host the egg hunt, special meal, or gathering if you have a food […]

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Mar 19, 2015

By Meaghan Grettano Being an allergy mom, my senses are heightened daily to ensure that my daughter is safe.  Preparing for travel is no exception! With spring break coming up (and then summer right around the corner!) I’ve got some travel plans in my back pocket.  As I look forward to these warmer days  and […]

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Feb 11, 2015

When someone you love has a food allergy Valentine’s Day can be a real challenge, so imagine how difficult it would be for someone who can’t afford the basics!  SunButter recently partnered with Food Equality Initiative a non-profit organization, who will soon open an allergy-friendly and gluten-free food pantry in the Kansas City area.  We are helping […]

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Feb 3, 2015

The GF & AF Expo is the premier gluten free and allergen friendly event with Expos taking place across the country. Whether you are looking for specialty products that taste great – like SunButter -or you’d like to learn to cook and bake to meet your dietary needs, the Expo is the place to be. And […]

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Jan 29, 2015

SunButter welcomes new partner blog, Mom versus Food Allergy!   We are thrilled to share Rachel’s delicious SunButter Spread recipe.  Allergy-Friendly Blueberry SunButter Spread I was making pancakes last week sometime, and Superman requested blueberry pancakes.  I immediately thought, “Oh, I should make blueberry syrup.”  My next thought was, “How am I gonna add some […]

SunButter Overnights Oats are quick to make in the evening for a less stressed, nutritious breakfast!
Jan 20, 2015

It’s National Oatmeal Month! We’re not talking mushy tasteless stuff. We’re mixing up a daybreak delight of these SunButter Overnight Oats, simple to mix up the night before and easy to grab in the morning. You can even enjoy them on-the-go, and the combination of protein and carbs will keep you fueled up all morning. SunButter […]