Things are pretty bleak for NCB in the New London area. I really don't feel like there are any hospital-based providers here that I can, in good conscience, recommend.
Congratulations and good luck with the doc in Essex!
We do lots of baking and do get special safe treats. My 9yo still expresses sadness about the restrictions she has. As a family, we all eat a very restricted diet to accommodate the different allergies and intolerances. We take the kids out separately for things that they each can have but the others cannot. My 9yo has the worst allergies, though, so there's nothing special that she alone can enjoy. But, she loves her Daddy's baking!
I show her a lot of empathy and...