Contrary to my best judgement, several weeks ago we got a dog. Specifically, a brand new 8-week-old Airedale puppy. Our kids have been begging for a dog since they were toddlers and somehow our overfed dog-sized guinea pigs didn't seem to fill that void. Now that I've made a job transition and am working less, I started to think that now may finally be the perfect time to add a four-legged family member to our virtual zoo of small things that run and squeal and jump.- Read More
My neurologist recently suggested that I try the ketogenic diet for treatment of my epilepsy. Since I continue to have small seizures every 2 - 4 weeks despite taking two medications, the dietary therapy seemed like a good idea.- Read More
Happy New Year!
Did you make any New Year’s resolutions this year?
This year my first grade daughter came home from school with a sheet detailing her New Year’s resolutions. She wrote down several harmless things for her resolutions that made me smile. Apparently, she wants to learn how to “cartwheel” and “skate” (with a backwards ‘s’) in 2016. Although I had no objection to my daughter’s ideas, the school project got me thinking.- Read More