This afternoon’s snack is 2 bananas, cacao powder, maca powder, goji berries, and agave nectar blended up with some cacao nibs tossed in at the end for crunch. Seriously, this is one dee-licious smoothie.
This has been an odd vacation: I’ve been struggling with still being sick (I came down with a virus infection less than a week before we left) and with having no energy due to weirdness with the timing of taking
The hospital discharged me early yesterday evening. Karsten has had his hands full ever since. Keep him in your thoughts. 🙂
My neck and throat feel all puffy and swollen today, for some reason, even though they don’t really look any different. Still, I keep making jokes to Karsten about it, like asking while he drives if my neck is blocking
Well, I just scheduled my thyroidectomy. October 2nd, 8 AM. I have to be there by 6:30, apparently. The nurse told me it’s “at least” a three-hour procedure. But I guess I’ll be knocked out so I probably won’t care
is a Blue Coast veggie burrito followed by a blueberry chocolate chip paleta. I’d be supremely relaxed right now if 1) I didn’t have so much crap to do, and 2) I hadn’t eaten quite so much of said food.
I guess I haven’t mentioned that I found out that I don’t have cancer. I know I never really posted that it was a possibility, but what with the thyroid nodules and all, there was indeed a chance. But the
Did you know that there are substances called “goitrogens” which can inhibit the production of thyroid hormone and, the theory goes, contribute to the enlargement of the thyroid? Maybe you’d heard of this, but it’s news to me. And what’s
I may have to have my thyroid removed. More tests to do, but that’s the likely upshot. I guess I better enjoy my thyroid while I can. Alas, dear thyroid, I hardly knew ye.