This was written in May of this year (2016) as a late addition to the book I was still pretending to write. Like many people with Lyme, Steve developed first leaky gut syndrome, and then the cataclysmic allergies that tend to go with that. It’s partially the disease and partially the heavy load of oral … More Lyme Disease: Stories From the Front Lines of An Epidemic – Steve
The beginnings were mundane enough. One day, I just could no longer put cheese on my burgers. Cheese made me feel awful. Sweaty, hot, nervous, and itchy. Sometimes it made my breath short and my throat itchy. So I just quit asking for cheese on anything. I missed it, sure, but the cost was not … More A Slice of the Anaphylaxis Life
Tools you’ll need: Skillet Spatula Pot Sharp knife Ingredients you’ll need: rice noodles – Walmart, Trader Joe’s or Ingles (In Ingles go to the Asian food section) coconut oil ground turkey burger tomatoes sea salt (optional) With a sharp knife dice up 2 tomatoes. Put these tomatoes in the blender and run on puree. Add … More Gluten Free Spaghetti
So you promised to make dinner and you’re in above your head. Well, do not freak out, here is how to make that ever popular meal – spaghetti. Now there are literally thousands of spaghetti recipes with all sorts of meats, cheeses, vegetable sauces and so on, but I’m going to talk about one recipe … More Allergy Free Spaghetti
Here is an intermediate recipe for those who have the time to invest. This is basically a crock pot recipe although my abuela used to make the same stuff in a large covered cast iron pot. Either way you will need eight hours of prep time for the kidney beans – or buy them pre-cooked. … More “Everything free” Burrito/Taco filler – GF, SF, dairy, corn, grain free
Hashbrowns ! Okay, it’s recipe time. This recipe was submitted by email from Lynn. You will need: A raw potato Salt Coconut oil Tools: a cheese grater – a sturdy one a skillet a spatula a cutting board Step One: Wash the potato in COLD water Step Two: (Over the cutting board) Run the potato … More Recipe Time – K.I.S.S. Hashbrowns
An Environmental Illness/Multiple Chemical Sensitivity Packing List So for Christmas this year, my fiancee gave me a vacation. I was and am furious. This is the STUPIDEST most INCONSIDERATE fucking “gift” ever. For those of you who don’t know, I suffer from 150+ blood test confirmed food allergies and over 75 blood test confirmed chemical … More EI/MCS Packing List?!?
I recently began a part time/mostly volunteer job tutoring English students – grade 3-Collegiate…and what a ride it’s been. So far all of my students have been great people, and truly tolerant ones that try to work with me, my schedule, and my very iffy health. But there is no denying this – when it … More Tutoring with MCS
Peanut Coconut Shrimp Noodles WARNING: CONTAINS PEANUTS. IF YOU ARE ALLERGIC TO NUTS SKIP THIS ONE. Note: This is an EASY recipe, so you don’t have to be a chef or a cook for this one but this one does requires preparation but trust me it is absolutely worth it. I usually do all my prep … More “Thai” Coconut shrimp noodles – everything free
So here I am in an exaggerated straddle (deeply reminiscent of Tae Kwon Do’s horse stance) with my shoes slipping on the wet asphalt, my thigh muscles screaming in agony, and a bucket of piss between my legs. This is not going to end well. So yes, Day 13 of a “four hour” remodeling job … More The Mold Saga Continues….