Why is everyone but me so upset by Papa John’s Gluten Free Pizza?

Kudos to Papa John’s for creating a Gluten Free Pizza Crust! But as they say, no good deed goes unpunished. But why does everyone seem so upset with them?

Let me start off by saying that I love pizza.  Heck, I’m from NY where we have the best pizza, or at least that is the way I remember it before going gluten free!

Pizza is a staple, its a part of life.  And some from where I am from would argue that pizza is one of the basic needs to sustain life – somewhere on the chart higher than shelter!

Before I start my rant – please keep in mind that I’ve never eaten at a Pappa John’s.  They came into my ‘hood after I was diagnosed with Celiac.  Peyton Manning loves them, so they must be good pizzas, right? Continue reading “Why is everyone but me so upset by Papa John’s Gluten Free Pizza?”

Ten Items You Will Want When Preparing for a Colonoscopy

It’s that time again, time for the dreaded Colonoscopy! Below is my list of 10 not so serious ways to pass the time when preparing for a colonoscopy.

“Butt” Why?

It has been several years since my last upper and lower scoping and I’m not even 40!  Since I recently switched GI doctors, my new doctor feels that getting a new baseline is a good start in our relationship.   Now I use the term “relationship” here ummm, loosely?

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8 Minute Meditation – Round 2 – Week 2

This is now my 2nd go of the 2nd week of Victor Davich’s , “8 Minute Meditation” by Victor Davich.  A week ago, I decided to start the process over from week one and see where this next 8 weeks takes me.

I’m not doing as well as I thought I would.   Keeping to a schedule of daily meditation is still not a habit I am religiously keeping.  There have been more days of practice than I’ve skipped, but I’m not nearly doing as well as I have been on the first go the 8 week program.

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8 Minute Meditation – Round 2 – Week 1

I’ve completed the 8 weeks of Victor Davich’s , “8 Minute Meditation” by Victor Davich a few weeks ago, and I am excited to begin the process again!

I’ve learned through the previous 8 chapters, that meditation is a practice.  Yes, that sounds a bit cliché, but I can finally explain why!

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