Julie Schleh

Hi! Julie is mom to a seven year old daughter and four year old son. She is a food-allergy mom, Girl Scout mom and has been both a full-time working mom and stay-at-home mom. She lives in Metro Detroit with her husband Ken. In her spare time, Julie enjoys traveling, trying new restaurants and finding new local stores. Follow her on Instagram @ourfamilyhomelife.
allergy friendly snack and lunch ideas

20 Allergy Friendly School Snack and Lunch Ideas

School is back in session and that means one thing--packing snacks and lunches every day. This can be tricky if your child has a food allergy or if your school has a food restriction...
asthma and allergy awareness

May is Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month: What It’s Like For Our Family

I still vividly remember trying to feed our son formula for the first time when he was around six months old. He was super fussy, refused to eat, and it seemed to get everywhere...
setting up a 504 plan

Tips for Setting Up a 504 Plan

DISCLAIMER: The following post outlines the writer’s personal experience with 504 plans. It is not intended to act as legal advice. As always, please consult your doctor and/or child's educators with any questions about...

Preparing for Spring and Summer Travel with Food Allergy Kids

Spring and summer travel with kids of any age can be difficult, but when one of them has food allergies, it adds an extra layer of complication. I’ve put together tips on how make...
allergy-friendly restaurants

Allergy-Friendly Restaurants In + Around Detroit

Eating out when you or a family member has a food allergy can be tricky, but it doesn’t have to be impossible. I’ve rounded up this list of allergy-friendly restaurants in and around Detroit...

Detroit Mom Welcomes Julie, a Northville Mom

Hello! My name is Julie and I am a Detroit Mom new writing contributor. I am currently a stay-at-home mom, but I spent about ten years in the corporate finance environment before deciding to...