Pre-made salads

I’ve decided to get back into preparing batches of meals, specifically: salads. The crisper drawer in my refrigerator is often where good intentions go to die. My solution has been to make several salads for the week all at once. The glass dishes make it super easy to have meals ready to go. Each holds… Read More

So what is a brain injury like?

First of all, a brain injury can be different for each person. However, there are a few symptoms that are often universal: headaches (of course), nausea, sleep disturbances, depression and anxiety. I have all of them. Recently, I had an appointment with a neuro-psychologist who administered a three hour neurophysiological diagnostic test. He stressed that… Read More


These boots are quite possibly my most favorite footwear that I’ve ever had. Admittedly, they are not very practical, but they make me very happy. They make the fact that I was born in 1985 and not 1885 easier to bear (excepting modern medicine). I got them for my birthday which was when I took… Read More

Sock knitting

I love knitting socks! I’ve tried lots of different needles but never really had any love for them until I discovered Knitter’s Pride Karbonz double pointed needles. Ok, the name hurts. I almost didn’t even want to try them because I absolutely loathe that they are intentionally misspelled.* Carbon, people. But they are by far the… Read More