In reading some recommended links with advice for newly diagnosed food-allergic adults , I found on the same site something so fun and hilarious I just had to share it.
Good Things About Having Food Allergies
While some "good things" were rather mundane like:
#9: You'll naturally ingest less artificial food colorings, flavorings, and preservatives.
Other "Good Things" cracked me up:
# 21: If you run out of one ingredient needed for a recipe, you'll know how to substitute.
# 22: You'll never have to make lousy excuses for not eating at a friend's house who doesn't know how to cook.
# 31: You are able to dictate to your close relatives where you want to eat (if you're capable of eating out) when you go out