PR & Past Work
Brands I work with/have worked with: FARE Contains Courage summit 2019, Redpath’s Canada’s Baking and Sweets Show 2019, The Big Carrot, Food Allergy Blogger’s Conference 2019, Pfizer, Bantam Company, Hockley Valley Spelt Flour, truLocal, Half Your Plate, Sunbutter, Free From Expo, Wholesome Sweeteners, Barilla, Ital Pasta, MadeGood, B.GOOD, Crofter’s, Allergy Hospitality, E.A.T, Free2b, Yoso, Home Depot, HP + Microsoft
Coverage of my cookbook, Everyone’s Welcome:
Featured on: Allergic Living magazine, EAT Magazine, Toronto Guardian, The Globe and Mail, The New Family podcast, CBC Radio (12 radio stations across the country), Global National’s The Morning Show, Newstalk 1010 radio, This Mom Loves blog, 49th Shelf’s Most Anticipated Non-fiction list of 2019, Allergy Bites, Food Bloggers of Canada’s “10 Canadian Spring Cookbooks We Love” list, Western Living Magazine
In chronological order.
Interview feature on Food Allergy Canada
Recipe page in the Allergic Living e-mag, August 2019
Nut-Free Sweets on Food Bloggers of Canada
Food Allergies and Dating, guest post on Enjoy Life Foods Blog
Review of my cookbook, Everyone’s Welcome, on This Mom Loves blog
Comfort Food, Meet Super Food on WellTODo here
Interview on the Live Free and Well Podcast here
Interview in BEV regarding my transition from corporate to self employed life here
Guest contributor on the FreeYumm blog, on traveling with food allergies
Eat Allergy Safe Podcast: EAS 053: Kids With Allergies
Parenting Food Allergies Podcast -listen to Sue from PFAP interview us about how EAF all began
My Friends at Everyday Allergen-Free
Bev's Eye View
No Yoyo Diets Allowed
Live in Limbo, recipe series
Zucchini Eggs with Chopped Salad
Eating In Colour: Roasted Heirloom Tomato Salad
Greenbelt Microgreens + Toronto Guardian
This New Food Trend Is About To Be Everywhere - Microgreens
Thank you to Wantfolio for featuring Amanda and EAF in their #WantToKnow influencer series
Bev's Eye View
Amanda was featured on Bev's Eye View in their "A Woman's View" interview series
No Nuts Mom's Group
Read Everyday Allergen-Free: How It Came To Be on the NNMG Blog
MKFA (My Kids Food Allergies)
EAF was featured as "Friends of MKFA"
We're Yoso ambassadors and love to share recipes and the benefits of Yoso vegan yogurt with our readers
Home Depot Canada
We paired up with The Home Depot Canada to share their amazing lineup of Christmas decorations. Read it here.
Amanda was featured as an HP influencer in their #FindYourJoy YouTube campaign. You can see the video here.
Collaborating with Bowl Bar was not only an opportunity to share vegan skincare knowledge with our readers, but a chance to learn more about the lifestyle ourselves. Read the post here.
We're proud brand ambassadors of Dalish Cosmetics and have an ongoing collaboration
My recipe for Cocoa Cinnamon Buns has been accepted for the Kids with Food Allergies Foundation cookbook.
Allergy Superheroes reviewed my book!
You can read the post here
Someone Special Books (promoted on Facebook)
Allergy Superheroes (promo code via Twitter)
Fitzhenry & Whiteside (books provided for reviews, Facebook giveaways)
Food Bloggers of Canada
A Guide to Curating Your Food Props
Huffington Post - The Blog
A Look At Where Our Exotic Produce Comes From
This Catering Company Embraces Allergies and Dietary Restrictions
Your Home Doesn't Need To Be Completely Allergen-Free
Please Treat my Invisible Disability With Respect
Allergies? Time to Un-Restrict Your Diet
Managing Food Allergies at Summer Camp
I Know First-Hand the Vital Importance of Labelling Allergens
Kiss Freely Cosmetics
For the full review click here. These cosmetics are made to order and free from all major allergens. Have other allergies? Just send them an email and you can receive custom cosmetics to suit your needs.
Arbonne Cosmetics & Mad Eyes Jewelry
For the full review of Arbonne Cosmetics click here. Features earrings from Toronto-made Mad Eyes Jewelry
Read my article, From Geography to Photography, in Geoplan Magazine
I sat down with Kevin Le, the co-owner and chef at Rexfords Lifestyle, a new startup in Toronto. Read the full article here.
myAllergy Lead Creative Strategist, West (January - June 2016)
You can catch my weekly posts on myAllergy, an amazing UK-based site
Top 10 Books for Food Allergy Families
Allergen-Free Products You Need to Know
Tips for Avoiding Cross-contamination
When Dining Out is Not So Simple
12 Allergen-Free Snack Hacks
Hosting a Free-From Kids Birthday Party
Gluten-Free Beer for St. Patty's Day
Consider a Non-food Easter Basket
Simple Substitutes for Nuts and Peanuts
myAllergy Story - Jennifer Kurko
myAllergy Story - Malena Penny
myAllergy Story - Mittun Sharma
myAllergy Story - Shaheen and Jacob
Umbrella Conference for Early Childhood Education
I made a guest appearance at the Umbrella Conference on March 5, 2016 under the sponsorship of Choice Children's Catering. If you're in the ECE field, be sure to get your ticket! Books will be available at the booth.
Gastropost x Walmart
I'll be one of 12 lucky bloggers from across Canada to take part in the Sweet Treats mission for the Gastropost in conjunction with Walmart Canada
I'm featured for my awesome fashion sense in Style on Bay St
Promoting Groupon Coupons (post no longer active)
#GivingTuesday - Duffy Books in homes
I wrote on behalf of Duffy Books in Homes (post no longer active) to be promoted via their Twitter account
FARE x Enjoy Life
I helped paint the town teal in Halloween 2015 as an Enjoy Life and FARE blogger/ambassador. You can read about it here
Food Allergies and Me
Read my full review of the super cute Food Allergies and Me buttons click here
Read my article in Safe Plate Foods
The Habits and Rituals of a Food-Allergic Girl
Full listing of my articles on Chocolate & Chaos (formerly, The Mommy Effect)
Paint the Town Teal this Halloween
Tips for Entertaining Allergic Guests
Easy Weeknight Salads
I'll be giving a "Back to School" themed lecture at The Big Carrot on Thursday, Sept 10 in Toronto. Join me!
Authors for Indies
Come visit me at Kent Book Store (15 William St. North) in Lindsay, Ontario from 11am - 3pm on Saturday May 2, 2015 and show your love for indie book stores across Canada!
I'm a finalist in the Tonic Magazine writing contest! Please vote for me by clicking the Facebook 'like' button at the bottom of the page and feel free to share with your friends. The article with the most votes wins and will be published in the next edition of the magazine. I greatly appreciate your support.
The Washington Post
I was interviewed for a fantastic article in the Washington Post on Feb 20, 2015. Written by Sandra Beasley, it discussed the reality of navigating bars as an adult with food allergies.
Signing at the OLA (Ontario Library Association) Super-conference was amazing! Met so many wonderful people
Jan 29 - 30, Metro Toronto Convention Centre
Me at the Thomas Allen & Son booth
My footage is in the Inkkas commercial, Shoes That Bring the World Together
Gastropost features and honorable mentions
April 15, 2016 - Gastrosketch feature placement!
December 26, 2015 - Walmart x Gastropost
October 31, 2015 - Gastrosketch feature placement!
October 17, 2015 - Photo Placement
July 4, 2015 - Photo placement
June 27, 2015 - Photo placement
January 17, 2015 - Gastrosketch feature placement!
December 13, 2014 - Photo placement
November 29, 2014 - Gastrosketch feature placement!
November 22, 2014 - Honorable mention
November 15, 2014 - Gastrosketch feature placement!
November 8, 2014 - Gastrosketch feature placement!
November 1, 2014 - Honorable mention
October 25, 2014 - Gastrosketch feature placement!
Catch my interview with Emma from Kids Media Centre regarding food allergies and bullying here
The official cover of Allergen-Free Desserts has been released! You can order your copy online now.