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When the holiday season is coming closer, what will you do? Contacting your travel agent for arranging a tour? Or just don’t do anything since your kids have an allergy, and it will be dangerous for them to travel far from home? Relax! With these tips you can have a fun family trip with your allergic kids next holiday.
It’s quite hard for kids to get suffered from allergy. With all the strict diets against food allergy, ‘stay-at-home’ period during pollen season, or strict rules to play with the dog. All of them have somehow seized their opportunity to have fun. So, how if you plan a family holiday trip on next school holiday? And this time, you will have plenty of time to plan and prepare everything, to ensure that your kids will have an allergy-free-holiday! These are just some idea that you can add in your holiday planner list…
Choosing travel destination
This might be the most exciting activity near a holiday. Browsing for beautiful places, planning activities, comparing hotel rates, etc…But don’t forget to include the most important aspect in your travel destination list, your allergic kids! Choose a travel destination that won’t trigger allergy to your kids!
If it is a food allergy, make sure that you can get special allergy-free food for the kids, either from the hotel catering itself, or whether there is a restaurant nearby which can serve allergy-free foods for your kids.
If your kids have pollen allergy or hay fever, make sure that your destination country/city is having a different season (not pollen), or at least have different kind of pollen than the one your kids are allergic to. But for the best solution, why not taking your family to the beach this time? There your kids can have more fun, and the pollen level at beaches are usually lower than at the coasts.
Since you have special health conditions, it is recommended to use a travel agent to arrange your trip. As travel agent has a connection with hotels and restaurants, as well as airlines, it will be easier for you to arrange everything with the travel agent, instead of spending much time to arrange with each parties.
What kind of things you need to arrange with the travel agent?
If your kids need a special diet during flight or during the stay,
If your kids must have special bedding arrangement in the hotel room, Read the rest of this entry »
Alternative down comforter quality depends on its lightweight warmth and allergy free material. A good quality comforter offers lightweight warmth and is hypoallergenic. When most people say they are allergic to down comforters, they are if fact actually allergic to the dust and dirt resulting from an improperly cleaned down comforter. Whether your preference in your choice is an alternative down comforter or natural down comforter, an alternative down comforter should provide a more allergy free option.
To make the durability of the down comforter higher and last longer, a down alternative comforter should be used with a duvet cover. Not only will it protect the down comforter from dirt, stains and impurities, it will permit you to make a change in color, style or decoration into your bedroom decor. Duvets covers can be used to cover any blanket or comforter. It basically resembles a large slip cover case to enclose, protect and decorate your comforter.
It is important to note that down alternative comforters are packed tightly during shipping. Therefore the first thing after you remove them from their packaging is to fluff them gently, and allow several hours or even a day to recover to their full loft or fluff. This may is a simply hanging them on the cloth line to air out. In addition, the packaging being sealed in plastic material can sometimes cause the scent or smell of these comforters to concentrate to a disagreeable level. Read the rest of this entry »