National Eczema Association – Raising Awareness and Providing Support

Eczema Warriors on National Eczema Association For many of us, reading a story shared by a fellow eczema sufferer or parent can be just the thing we need to carry us through the day. Eczema can be an isolating experience, when others around you will not be able to identify with the constant itch, the […]

Eczema Blues Google Collections

For the past 6 months, I’ve been receiving emails on where to find certain information and this prompted me to create Google Collections for your ease of reference, under my Google Plus Profile You can continue to find information on this blog, using Search button on the right top Topics under menu bar drop-down list […]

Ask #SkinishMom – Day in life of MarcieMom

MarcieMom was interviewed on her daily life with Marcie here (for a fellow mom’s business whose daughter Patricia also had eczema). Thought it’d be good to share with everyone her routine and the ‘quirks’ of taking care of an eczema child. Morning I wake up around 7am and get Marcie ready for the school bus. Our mornings […]

Interview with Children Book authors of My Peace Place

This is a special interview with children book authors, Lori Bortnick and Mari Lumpkin, on their book My Peace Place. The book encourages children to find their ‘peace place’, especially in today’s high-strung world with busy schedules and much noise. I gladly agree to do a book review and interview Lori and Mari on EczemaBlues […]

Loving my Eczema baby

I love you, no matter what No sleep so deep A minute rest at best Tempers, tantrums Flare and Flare-ups But Learning to love Watching us grow Living today Loving tomorrow A poem to celebrate Valentine’s Day. My daughter said she’s making a valentine’s day card for me, if it’s decent, I’ll post it! Happy […]

Shingles for Eczema Child

Sometime end of last year, my daughter with eczema had a case of Shingles! We didn’t think it was shingles as it is not very common that young children (age 4) get shingles. But she did – as she also had chickenpox before at about age 2. (She also likely had many times of Hand […]

(Video) 2014 Eczema Lovexcitement

[youtube=http://youtu.be/0qOcRa9Zxes] Hello Everyone! Happy New Year, 2014! It is a joy to have walked through 3 solid years with you all, and in 2014, I’m making more videos – starting with this one! A video recapping the laughter (cartoons), the information (expert interviews) and the tears and joy (Friday eczema sharing from round the globe) […]

Counting Eczema Blessings at Christmas

It’s almost end of 2013 and I have to resist the urge to recount my year as my mind inevitably ended up recounting all the years since I can remember something (which is at age 2 – I know, freakish isn’t it?) Ever since I’ve become a mom (to my lovely daughter Marcie 4 years […]

SOMEONE has Eczema and manages her Children’s Sleepover

This is a 2013 series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Iman Ogoo, who has eczema herself and also her sons have allergies, and shares how she manages her sons’ sleepovers. Iman is the founder of Imanmade Natural Skincare. Marcie Mom: Hi Iman, thanks so […]

SOMEONE Manages Eczema Baby and Nut Allergic Child

This is a 2013 series focused on a personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Gail, who shares about managing eczema for her baby and nut allergy for her older daughter. Gail has spent much time looking for products to help families with eczema, and has it all […]

Stop the Bullying – Google hangout by OzSuperNanny

Angela Jacobsen, also known as OzSuperNanny, had organized a Google Hangout on Bullying, joined by photographer Zurina Bryant, Chef Vivian Pei, Blogger/PR Paula Robinson and Model/Artiste Linda Black. I missed this hangout, but as always, Angela had kindly answered my question on air, thanks to Zurina for asking for me too! My question: Children with […]

SOMEONE Manages Children with Eczema and Allergy

This is a 2013 series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Janice, whose son has allergies and daughter has eczema, and shares how she juggles her time managing both children’s allergic conditions and work. Janice is a working mom, read more about her here. Marcie […]

SOMEONE has Eczema and manages Cloth-Diapering

This is a series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have MieVee, whose 4.5 year-old child has eczema since 5 months old and shares how she manages her son’s sensitive skin around the diaper area. MieVee runs a successful site MummyReviews.com in Singapore and Malaysia.   […]

SOMEONE Manages Severe Peanut Allergy for Eczema Child

This is a 2013 series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Louise Jones, whose son has a severe peanut allergy and shares how she manages his allergies and eczema. Louise is passionate about learning and sharing on parenting severe nut allergy child at Nutmums. Marcie […]

SOMEONE Manages Son’s Eczema during Summer

This is a 2013 series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Christy, who shares how she manages her son’s eczema which flares up during summer. Christy blogs at UpliftingFamilies and is passionate about helping families with their parenting struggles. Marcie Mom: Hi Christy, thanks so much for taking […]

SOMEONE Manages her Eczema, Allergies and Food Intolerances

This is a 2013 series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Ruth who is sharing about her eczema, allergies, food intolerances and allergic march. Ruth is a copy writer and marketing communications specialist (Ruth Holroyd) and also has an allergy blog WhatAllergy. Marcie Mom: Hi […]

SOMEONE Manages her Eczema, Allergies and Chronic Pain

This is a 2013 series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Camper Jen who is sharing about her eczema, allergies and how she manages it all along with her chronic pain. Camper Jen founded PainCamp and holds a license in her field of clinical social […]

SOMEONE Manages Eczema Herpeticum

This is a 2013 series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Jenny who is sharing about her eczema herpeticum experience. Jenny blogs about her own personal experiences with eczema at i-have-eczema. She also has a lovely blog at Little Jenny Wren on her crafts, cakes […]

SOMEONE Manages Allergy Testing for Child

This is a 2013 series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Kristin Beltaos, whose son has severe food allergies and shares how she manages his allergies via allergy testing. Kristin is a member of the Anaphylaxis & Food Allergy Association of Minnesota’s Speakers’ Bureau and […]

SOMEONE Manages Baby with Severe Eczema

This is a 2013 series focused on personal journey with eczema while managing a certain aspect of life. Today, we have Lauren, whose 3 year old son has severe eczema in his first year, and shares how she manages eczema for a newborn. Lauren plays and teaches bassoon in Traverse City, Michigan. Marcie Mom: Hi Lauren, […]