Patience and Experimentation: A Day in the Life of TN Testing

October 14th, 2023 Impatience tends to be my close companion, especially when it involves medical test results. As of today, the much-awaited news regarding the cervical MRI is still in transit, testing the limits of my resolve. With two chiropractic visits under my belt, I couldn’t help but wonder how much of a difference it…Continue reading Patience and Experimentation: A Day in the Life of TN Testing

MRI Results and Worrisome Wanderings: My Trigeminal Neuralgia Odyssey Continues

October 13th, 2023 As the digital ink dries on my MRI results for the brain, I can let out a sigh of relief – no abnormalities detected. A resounding “WHEW!” echoed through my mind and soul. I must admit, though, I’d somehow spiraled into a whirlwind of worry in the hours leading up to this…Continue reading MRI Results and Worrisome Wanderings: My Trigeminal Neuralgia Odyssey Continues

When Pain Clocks in at Work: A Substitute Teacher’s Trigeminal Neuralgia Chronicles

October 12th, 2023 Ah, Thursday – the day the universe decided to test my mettle while substitute teaching. It started like any other day, but soon enough, my unwelcome companion, Trigeminal Neuralgia, decided to clock in. Imagine this: I’m in front of a classroom full of eager minds, ready to share wisdom and knowledge. Suddenly,…Continue reading When Pain Clocks in at Work: A Substitute Teacher’s Trigeminal Neuralgia Chronicles

The Power of Telehealth and Healing Hands: My Trigeminal Neuralgia Journey Continues

October 11th, 2023 Just as the clock struck 7:45 am, I embarked on a telehealth adventure with not one, not two, but three doctors from the UAB Highlands Pain Clinic – a trio of medical knights ready to tackle my Trigeminal Neuralgia head-on. The star-studded lineup included Dr. Paul, Dr. Brooks (who was my precious…Continue reading The Power of Telehealth and Healing Hands: My Trigeminal Neuralgia Journey Continues

A Date with Destiny: My Trigeminal Neuralgia Diagnosis

October 10th, 2023 In the world of healthcare, I’m quite confident that my recent visit to Dr. David Wilhelm earned me a spot in his “Top 10 Most Bizarre Patient Ailments” list. Allow me to paint you a quick picture: a pain so severe it’s like having a simultaneous toothache, migraine, and earache, all conspiring…Continue reading A Date with Destiny: My Trigeminal Neuralgia Diagnosis

Mystery on My Left Chin: My Trigeminal Neuralgia Journey Begins

Circa September 2023 Picture this – it had been a sunny day near the end of September. I’m now relaxing in the evening, with my head lying in Dennis’ lap binging on Netflix. Out of nowhere, an unexpected guest decides to visit. This guest, however, is not of the friendly, drop-in-for-tea variety. No, it’s a…Continue reading Mystery on My Left Chin: My Trigeminal Neuralgia Journey Begins

Savor the Flavor: Hearty Keto Beef Soup Recipe for Customized Low-Carb Comfort

Sorry, no picture. I had NO idea this would turn out as good as it did and then I forgot to take a pic! I’ll get one next time! As the sun continues to shine and the sweltering heat persists, finding a way to satisfy your taste buds while adhering to your keto lifestyle can…Continue reading Savor the Flavor: Hearty Keto Beef Soup Recipe for Customized Low-Carb Comfort

Cheesy Tomato Delight: A Mouthwatering Recipe for Tomato Pie

Experience the true taste of summer with a delightful recipe that celebrates the vibrant flavors of freshly picked tomatoes and aromatic basil. There’s something incredibly satisfying about utilizing the bountiful produce straight from your garden, where the sun-kissed tomatoes and fragrant basil leaves come together to create a harmonious symphony of taste and aroma. Prepare…Continue reading Cheesy Tomato Delight: A Mouthwatering Recipe for Tomato Pie

Kickin’ Keto Squash Casserole: A Low Carb Delight

Welcome to my kitchen, where I’m about to share a mouthwatering recipe that combines the comforting goodness of fresh summer squash with a twist! If you’re like me, you’re probably enjoying an abundance of squash from your garden… or your generous neighbors’ gardens. What better way to celebrate the season’s bounty than with a delightful…Continue reading Kickin’ Keto Squash Casserole: A Low Carb Delight

Indulge in Delectable Low-Carb Snickerdoodle Delights: Guilt-Free Bliss!

Indulge in the tantalizing world of guilt-free desserts with our mouthwatering low-carb snickerdoodle recipe! If you’ve been on the quest for a treat that combines delectable flavors, a soft and chewy texture, and a commitment to your health goals, look no further. Our recipe takes the classic cinnamon-sugar cookie to a whole new level, ditching…Continue reading Indulge in Delectable Low-Carb Snickerdoodle Delights: Guilt-Free Bliss!