Monthly Archives: February 2016

Black Lives Matter

I just read this article from the New York Times, and I feel like I have to get something off my chest. In the article about how some police groups are calling for a Beyonce boycott, there is mention of a pro-police … Continue reading

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Gluten-Free Mediterranean Casserole

I decided to make an old comfort-food favorite for breakfast this morning to use the last of my homemade stock*. The result was more delicious than ever — my stock has definitely been increasing the flavor of the foods I’ve … Continue reading

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Naked Binder Update

Just over a year ago, I wrote my review for Naked Binder products (you can read the review here). I just wanted to write that a year later, all of the binder products still look brand new despite daily use and … Continue reading

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How Disabled Am I?

I wanted to go to a support group for joint-pain sufferers a couple weekends ago, but it was cancelled at the last minute, and the next one is happening at the end of the month when I’ll be in Texas … Continue reading

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“I’m Sorry. It’s Painful.”

For the most part, the pain I’m in is invisible. Maybe at my last district meeting some people noticed that I occasionally lost concentration and began some controlled breathing (it doesn’t stop the pain, but it keeps me from crying … Continue reading

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