Not surprisingly, to anyone who knows the depths of my desires to know everything, I have been reading and researching like mad about celiac disease since I was diagnosed 5 months ago. A side effect of this is that I now think everyone has it. I’m exaggerating, of course, I know not everyone has it.… Continue reading I See Celiac Disease Everywhere
I’ve been thinking about this blog and my Facebook page. I think pulling back from it all was one of the wisest moves I’ve made, because real life is not happening when I’m staring at my phone, it’s happening out there, in the world. With other people. Doing things. I sometimes think about deleting this… Continue reading What Do I Want to Say Now?
I am really surprised it has only been three months actually. I looked at the date of my last post about this to figure it out and I was shocked. It feels like a lot longer. This might be because a few weeks after I wrote the post about having celiac disease, which you can… Continue reading Three Months Gluten Free
For me, the end of the year is always a time to reflect on how things are going and what I would like to do differently. In addition to the New Year, my birthday is January 4, so it is a new age for me as well. In 2016, I will be 38. It makes… Continue reading New Year
Butter lettuce, green onion, red bell pepper, cucumber, fresh mint. Dressing: 1 spoonful of peanut butter, a few splashes each: soy sauce and rice vinegar, garlic powder, cayenne pepper, and water to thin to desired consistency. Wisk in small bowl with fork. Taste and adjust ratio of ingredients as needed. The braised tofu is a… Continue reading Salad with Braised Tofu and Spicy Peanut Dressing
Using the awesome powers of the internet, I have read all the nutrition and health information. Therefore, I understand everything there is to know about eating and health! I will now educate the poor ignorant masses using my new-found knowledge, which I alone have acquired because nobody else can read things on the internet the… Continue reading I Win Every Argument… With Scienze!
“Continually push yourself harder. Never accept yourself as you are. You are always a work in progress. No excuses.” I often feel the need to counter ubiquitous messages like these in my writing. We are enough, as we are today. We do not need to change ourselves for anyone else. I do not need to… Continue reading Self-Acceptance & Improvement