As I’m sitting here, listening to the boom of the thunder and lightning, I’ve been in reflection mode. It’s been 30 days since the official diagnosis…30 days of meds, lifestyle changes, diet changes and in general a topsy turvy rollercoaster ride. It’s weird to think that just a month ago, so many of my days … Continue reading That’s me!
Okay. So you’re probably wondering why anyone would want to eat ramen noodles after their college days. Sometimes I wonder too, until I remember how cheap and easy they were to make. But, they did have their downside. I always swelled up like a balloon after eating the packaged ones, and within 24 hours was … Continue reading Recipe: Gluten Free Ramen Noodles
Doesn’t this look absolutely yummy? It was. I may have devoured one or two. 😋 I originally got this recipe here. I ended up tweaking a few things to suit my dietary needs. I cut back on the sugar and salt. For those who are egg free, you can use half a banana per egg … Continue reading Recipe: Gluten/Dairy Free Pumpkin Spice Bread & Muffins
***This blog post is not for the squimish (spelling??) nor for those who get grossed out easily. You have been warned.*** The lovely art of detoxification. It’s been a few days since we have actively started this lifestyle change. No gluten, casein, soy, antibiotics or hormones. No artificial sweeteners and who knows what else because … Continue reading When it feels like you’re going to die
The original recipe: Original GF Pancake Recipe My recipe: Excuse the mess; I spilled coffee earlier 😭😭 Ingredients 1 C gluten free all purpose flour 1/3 cup gluten free oat bran 1 tbsp white sugar 2 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp baking soda 1/4 tsp salt 1 C buttermilk 3 tablespoons unsweetened applesauce 1 medium … Continue reading Recipe: Gluten Free Buttermilk Pancakes
Today was payday! Hallelujah!! Our fridge and freezer have been looking a little bleak lately. Today, being Friday, was also our date night. We don’t have kids yet, but we love to journey to Costco on those nights. Realistically, I really just wanted to get my shopping done so I was prepared for the 👨🌾 … Continue reading The struggle is real
Hm. It’s weird. After a yearlong hiatus from blogging, I finally decided to pick it up again. I had forgotten just how therapeutic writing was for me. It’s been a journey. I’ve been quiet about a lot lately. Where to begin…I guess it’s best to start on Wednesday of last week. Hubby and I had … Continue reading The new “normal”