Meet Some Real Life Challengers
What you can't eat? Dairy, soy, wheat, egg, fish, corn, beef, nuts, apple, pear, watermelon and much more.
What do you eat? Potato chips, chicken, lamb, rice crackers, lentil soup, mandarine and banana.
Name one thing you wish you can eat? Wheat!
What can't you eat? I'm allergic to milk, egg, fish, wheat, soy, corn, chicken and peanut. I get some of my nutritional needs from an elemental formula which I drink at least twice a day. It doesn't taste very nice but for me it's better than getting it through a feeding tube which is what I did have in my tummy for four years until last year!
What do you eat? Potato chips, rice crackers, rice pasta, plain rice, pumpkin soup and stews are my main foods
Name one thing you wish you could eat? 100% wheat is what I wish I could eat more than anything
What advice do you have for people taking the Top 8 Challenge? Looking and smelling other peoples food that you can't eat can make you feel sad and sick
What can't you eat? Dairy, eggs, sulphites, seafood, chicken, corn
What do you eat? Anything that isn't those foods
Name one thing you wish you could eat? Corn - because it's in everything!
What advice do you have for people taking the Top 8 Challenge? It's not hard!
What can't you eat? Best look at the list below at what I can, it's too long otherwise! Get most of my nutrition from Neocate formula, 3 gravity feeds a day and overnight pump for 10 hours through MicKey button.
What do you eat? Apples, pears, peaches, watermelon, silver beet, broccoli, lettuce, cooked carrots, potatoes, kumara, onion, garlic, sugar and salt.
Name one thing you wish you could eat? Fish because I haven't caught one yet and when I do I want to be able to eat it.
What advice do you have for people taking the Top 8 Challenge?Keep calm and ask for tips from the person you're doing it for, they often know best. Just because you don't eat as much doesn't mean it can't be interesting and flavoursome.
Age: 7 years
What can't you eat: soy, yeast, rice, olives, barley, dates, red grapes,
What do you eat? I can eat over 50 foods now and I hope to add more!
Name one thing you wish you could eat? I wish I could have soy because its in everything!