Tag: food security

  • More food

    What are your go-to “easy” recipes? Favorite Spice blends? Weird thing you found that’s delicious? This whole adjusting to being able to buy food thing. I went in the other day without much thought about recipes and I got COMPLETELY overwhelmed (lol ope forgot about that part πŸ˜‚) . Why can’t I live off yogurt?…

  • Still obsessed with food

    I was hanging out with a friend, running errands, and hadn’t eaten all day, as I do. I’ve gotten really good at being hungry. If I didn’t have my powder drink prepped, sometimes I will/would have to let my stomach yell all day. But now I can Go. Into. A. Store. And. Buy. Food. I…

  • Welfare

    I started yesterday unsure if my and Desmonds approved health insurance for the year would be cancelled. I had an in person interview, and I had been panicking all afternoon because the online system showed all benefits removed. It was just updating before midnight. We didn’t lose health insurance. And. In 4 weeks I will…

  • Xolair

    I did a food pickup yesterday. You stay in your car. Other people load everything into your trunk. One of the people had a very strong smelling lotion or perfume on. So strong it stuck on to what they loaded in my car, and made my whole car smell like it too. I panicked. I…

  • Blegh

    Just tried to do a food pantry pickup and I misread the date. It’s next Friday. There are other locations but I was already 20 minutes out and I need to reserve my gas as much as possible. Already had a doctor appointment cancelled on me without notice and now this for wasted gas. Was…

  • Oatmilk vs Almond Milk

    I’ve been drinking oat milk for a few years now. Moms been getting almond milk.I’ve had almond milk but I guess forgot about it I didn’t know this but almond milk has been around since middle ages.Oatmilk has been around since the 90s. Oatmilk is like 3-4x the calories of almond milk.Oatmilk has more fiber,…

  • Florinef/Fludrocortisone

    I started this medication, fludrocortisone, 3 weeks ago as treatment for orthostatic hypotension. I am still experiencing the symptoms of that, but I’m experiencing a whole lot more too. Fludrocortisone is a corticosteroid. My irritability levels have increased significantly. I’m having the thing happen where sounds of everyday things are driving me to almost rage.…

  • Major depression

    for all the advocates, all the people who say they are safe to be vulnerable with and then really not understand…. You don’t know what major depression is unless you have experienced it. You can say you have experienced depression, but it was likely mild. You can say you have a friend or family member…

  • Potatoes in Winter

    Potatoes in Winter

    Ever get the urge to plant potatoes? I’m getting a strong urge to plant potatoes and I don’t know of it’s cause I wanna start the garden NOW (they take a LONG time in comparison to my lil two-three week tiny bok choys) or if it’s cause I wanna be sure I have their caloric…