Category Archives: Health

Spinach Bacon Quiche

This is definitely one of this year’s favorite new recipes! Especially as I can make it GF at home (I grate the cheese myself, fry Kroger Lower Sodium GF Bacon, buy Whole Foods GF pre made pie crust, and even substitute LactAid whole milk to help reduce lactose content. No one even notices the difference!) […]

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Home Away From Home

I have been spending a bit of time at the Semmes Murphey Neurologic and Spine Institute.  Though my doctors initial reaction was, “Holey-Moley!!” when looking at the state of my pelvis, back, and neck, I have seen significant improvement through the past few weeks of manipulation, massage therapy, and exercise.  Today I received multiple injections […]

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St Jude’s Marathon/Half-Marathon 2012

I love, love, love this event — a road race benefitting St Jude’s, one of the best children’s cancer hospitals in the world!  It is a spectacular demonstration of the heart and soul of Memphis – a city fraught with problems, but also filled with people of compassion, people who are trying to make a […]

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A New Course of Study

As Abby has been recently diagnosed with Celiac disease (and we are wondering just how far the apple has fallen from the tree), I have been doing a lot of reading on how to adapt our family diet to suit the nutritional needs of all.  I am learning to bring my glasses to the grocery […]

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Danislav Takes a Great Nap

Zhanna, Danislav, and I spent the day at Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital.  All we can say is that we were overwhelmed by the love, care, and attention to detail which these professionals lavish on their guests!  The doctors, nurses, and child life specialists truly made Danislav’s MRI experience as close to painless as possible.  We […]

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