Egg Allergies: What Can I Even Eat Now??

It’s funny, I was visiting with The Mermaid about this egg thing, mulling over all the things that eggs are in and she said to me, “It probably would be better to focus on the things that you can eat rather than the things that you can’t.”. One of the things that I love about training with The Mermaid is that is pretty much her … Continue reading Egg Allergies: What Can I Even Eat Now??

Egg Allergies, What Does that Even Mean???

So, yesterday, I blogged about the food allergy testing and the sad realization that I’m allergic to eggs. Just you know, one of the main staples of my diet… What does this mean? Well, it’s a delayed reaction allergy, meaning I won’t an epi pen or have a serious reaction, like my throat swelling shut. On a five point scale, my allergy rates at a … Continue reading Egg Allergies, What Does that Even Mean???

ENT Saga Part Two: Allergies

So, as a kid, I grew up thinking I had severe environmental allergies, was on all kinds of allergy medications and have been throughout my life. Part of this ENT testing was to also have a full allergy screen. So part one, was a full panel of dozens of environmental allergens. The do this by dipping these little razory, scratchy things, into allergens, then scratch … Continue reading ENT Saga Part Two: Allergies

ENT Saga Part One: Deviated Septum

So, as I previously blogged about going to the ENT. I had the MRI which showed, as the doctor had already determined, that my septum is deviated and will need to be surgically repaired. The MRI also showed that my previous excessive use of Afrin has damaged my sinus passages, apparently Afrin is like the poison of nasal medications… I may or may not have … Continue reading ENT Saga Part One: Deviated Septum

10 Types of People Who Annoy Me While I Workout

10. The I’m-creepily-watching-you-while-you-workout-guy… Yes guy, I’m working out, no guy, I’m not here picking up dudes. 9. The I-don’t-need-to-say-on-your-left-cyclist. Seriously, you are going to ride right beside me, not be bothered to announce yourself, and nearly run me over. Look guy, I didn’t come out to run, to try and die. You announce yourself or I’ll stick a tree branch in your wheel. 8. The … Continue reading 10 Types of People Who Annoy Me While I Workout