Category: food

Eating is a Pain

In case you guys are wondering how eating for gastroparesis with also being type 1 diabetic is going. . . it’s like this:   (. . . . in other words WHAT THE HELL AM I DOING? )

I Eat All The Time

Diabetes Type 1 has friends that often come along for the ride. One of the for me is my recent diagnosis of diabetic gastroparesis. This means my stomach is paralyzed. My vagus nerve has been damaged, causing my stomach to empty too slowly.  Once…

Thoughts to Let Simmer

I wish you could smell this. The garlic, the sweet tomatoes, the meatballs, the sauted onion in olive oil. . . . .it’s the smell of my childhood in the air. Everything my grandparents had was copper. I remember the giant spaghetti pot being…

This is Halloween!

In Norway, Halloween is only starting to become a holiday.  Mostly big cities seem to celebrate it. Some areas dress up and trick or treat. There are parties and that gives a reason to “get plastered” as my brother in law put it. When…

FOODIE

It’s three months to go before I move.   I’ve been thinking a lot about food, since I am such a total foodie. I love looking at food pictures on instagram, seeing food shows like Master Chef and I enjoy cooking. I also enjoy…

Brokiosken Jafs

Jafs is little but mighty- rivaling all other outdoor restaurants and fast food  in the area with long but quick lines and filled up seats with people eating. It’s quite a busy little restaurant. It’s in the perfect spot which is right in the…

Thank You Note 1

Thank you, Pizza Grandiosa, for making me question if I am Italian. Like is that mozzarella cheese? What the hell are you dipping it in?