Tagged With: low-iodine diet

Chicken pasta dinner

After going into the hospital monday morning for my I-131 thyroid cancer treatment I had to go into isolation. This meant 24 hours in hospital followed by 5 days at home alone. I could not be within 2 meters of anyone for the entire week, so it was just me and my thoughts. This was … Continue reading »

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Quick vegetable tomato sauce

Got good news this week! I’m going in for my treatment on Nov 26, so should not be on the low-iodine diet much longer. Can’t say I’m going to miss it! As soon as I am allowed I plan on pigging out on pizza, dairy, and seafood.  I’m stuck on it for now, so for … Continue reading »

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Spaghetti Squash: the gourd that thinks it’s a noodle.

This week I’ll go over a handy pasta stand in for not just us gluten free people but really anyone who either is cutting down on carbs or wants a flavourful alternative to standard fare. Spaghetti squash is commonly available at a very low cost this time of year, and can taste delicious! It is … Continue reading »

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Pumpkin coconut curry

One thing many of we have in common this time of year is a pumpkin; Cold abducted lonely on the front step, waiting to be smashed or trashed.  This fate, however, is not in store for a few lucky pumpkins. If brought in, sliced into pieces and peeled, a pumpkin may be turned into far … Continue reading »

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Happy Halloween! (Roast and beans)

This week was more of the same. Still on a special diet, still waiting for test results. Doesn’t mean I didn’t  have fun though! Since Halloween is coming up,  I found and carved myself a cute little pumpkin. Normally I’d want to do something scary, but I was just not in the mood so I … Continue reading »

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