Once Upon a Time in Iowa trudging along

Before my thyroid crashed (thanks Hashimoto's) I was only chapters away from finishing the first (aka roughest) draft of Once Upon a Time in Iowa. My endocrinologist has me closer than ever to feeling like myself again. This new burst of brain function is new and exciting. I've been working my way back towards writing. … Continue reading Once Upon a Time in Iowa trudging along

Beans, beans, the magical food

It started with my quest to heal through diet the body that’s been neglected under the reign of a failing thyroid. I’d hoped to recapture a flavor memory and turn my husband into a “bean’s can taste good” believer.