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PostPosted: Fri Sep 01, 2006 7:12 pm 

Joined: Sat May 20, 2006 1:40 pm
Posts: 149
Location: Toronto area
I just discovered an American company that makes cookies, popcorn, and candy in a dedicated :D egg, nut and dairy free facility. The products are a little pricey but for special ocassions I think they're great! Check out the website

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PostPosted: Sun Oct 15, 2006 10:02 pm 

Joined: Tue Nov 29, 2005 4:04 pm
Posts: 2044
Location: Gatineau, Quebec
A friend of mine just got an email about Divvies, advertising their Hallowe'en goodies. I have to say, they look lovely. I wonder what they cost when you factor in U.S. dollars and duty...?


Karen, proud Mom of
- DS1 (12 yrs): allergic to cashews, pistachios, Brazil nuts, potatoes, some legumes, some fish, pumpkin seeds; OAS
- DS2 (1o yrs): ana. to dairy, eggs, peanuts; asthma

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PostPosted: Sun Oct 15, 2006 11:15 pm 

Joined: Thu Sep 22, 2005 11:39 pm
Posts: 1141
Location: saskatchewan, canada
Hey...I am pretty sure those are the cookies that are going to be available online through nonuttin in a few months. That way, they are coming from a canadian no duty, no insane shipping charges.

DD age 9 1/2 -peanuts, nuts,
DD age 7 1/2 - milk, eggs, chicken, peanuts, treenuts, cats, dogs,
DS age 2 1/2
Husband- asthma, eggs, treenuts, fish, shellfish environmental
Self - penicillan, eurithromiacin, mild laytex allergy.

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PostPosted: Sat Oct 21, 2006 10:46 pm 

Joined: Sun Oct 08, 2006 10:53 am
Posts: 207
Location: Winnipeg, MB
I actully took the plunge and bought some cookies last year - much to my husband's dismay!

While the total cost was WAY over the top ($10USD/box of 13 cookeies plus shipping) I bought 5 boxes to try to offset the shipping costs. They did an excellent job sending them. Arrived safe and sound and in only a couple of days. UPS Ground I think! I put them in the freezer right away and they were really delicious. My son thoroughly enjoyed them (as did I). The texture and flavour were both amazing! I was even able to share a box with my hairdresser who's son is dairy, egg & p/tn allergic. I gave them to her as a Christmas bonus (the bonus to her - she didn't have to bake!)

So, If I'm willing to buy a "Cookies by George" for $1.50 for myself as a special treat, I should be able to justify a "special treat" for my guy once in a while.

P.S. They also used to have a special shipping 10 boxes or more so if you can get a group of people who live together to combine an order . . .you can share the pain (of shipping costs) and the pleasure (of eating)! Not sure if they have that special any more but worth investigating.

adult son allergic to peanuts, most tree nuts, eggs and penicillin.

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