Monthly Archives: January 2012

Lesson Learned

Remember a week ago when I said there was no damage to my car from the minor traffic accident I was involved in. I was wrong. It turns out that road grime is really good at covering up damage. After … Continue reading

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Sushi Night

On Friday, we had a fantastic sushi night with our friends M&M. Let me explain. We LOVE sushi, all of us, even the kiddos…maybe that should be especially the kiddos. Going out for sushi is always a special treat, I … Continue reading

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Uncontrollable Triggers

Some of my migraine triggers are controllable. I can avoid red wine, some times it is hard, but I can do it. I can ¬†avoid MSG/wheat containing products. I can control my diet. I cannot avoid emergency vehicles while I … Continue reading

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Gluten Free Apple Crisp

Last nights dinner was disappointing at best. Sure it looks yummy, but it was only okay. Nothing spectacular and certainly nothing to write home (or blog) about. The parsnips had a funky taste, but the sweet potatoes were good. The … Continue reading

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Corn Pasta

I have been successfully gluten/wheat free for almost 3 weeks. I am feeling great! I don’t know yet if it is the food changes, the no caffeine (though I did have a little yesterday) or still from physical therapy. I … Continue reading

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What to do when…you are involved in a traffic accident

This morning, I am reminded that things happen, sometimes almost without notice. Being prepared and knowing what to do is incredibly important. Have you ever been in a traffic accident? I have, more than once. I got a refresher course … Continue reading

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Beer Brewing 101

After another lazy weekend morning, my DH, the kiddos and I headed over to our friends W&M for a lessons in home brewing beer. My DH LOVES beer! Last fall we purchased a kit to brew our own beer at … Continue reading

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Adventures in Pancakes

My family LOVES pancakes. With the no wheat restriction in full force, there are some options. When you add in no eggs, the pickings are slim. Today I am trying to combine a couple of different recipes. Version 1: (Paleo) … Continue reading

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Here we go

Thanks to my friend Ms. Giggles, here I am. I have tried blogging before, with some success, but my biggest issue has been dealing with mechanics of it. The site I was using was NOT user friendly. Ms. Giggles has … Continue reading

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