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Woo hoo

Monday, May 06, 2013



Hey, I woke up feeling human today! Woo hoo! I am going to tell the doctors that I do not want the colonoscopy until I am stronger. I don't want to go through the prep and lose so much nutrition. so i will let them know today.
I think the expensive pre digested drink that is 500 calories with tons of vitamins is working for the malabsorption problem.
I will get out for a little walk with the dogs today as I keep reading that some exercise helps with gastritis.
I attached some photos of all the food that has been prepared or me. I am set for awhile. This cook is awesome...so creative. She has to cook without harsh spices, dairy, gluten, sugar and nightshade veggies(tomato, potato, eggplant, peppers). Her food is delicious. Last night I had Basil Chicken with Brown Rice and Peas. Then I had her Almond Milk Tapioca. I had an appetite as well so really enjoyed it.
I hope you have a great day. I think I will!
Oh and I had watched a Dr. Oz show with a guest named Alejandro Junger MD. He has written several books about cleaning your gut for health so your body can heal it'self. I downloaded both of his books and he also has a web site
www.cleanprogram.com/
He had a woman on who has RA and many of the symptoms I am having with lack of appetite, malabsorption, etc. She went on his plan and now is off all westtern meds and picture of health. Now here is the fun part...he recommends what I am doing...no gluten, no sugar, no dairy, night shades, etc. Check out his site as he gives his program for free on line. You can download it.
So I am feeling positive today
Hope you all have a terrific day.
Sallie
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JANIEWWJD 5/7/2013 11:28PM

    It's great to hear that you are feeling a little better, and by the way, the food sounds delicious!!! I pray that tomorrow you wake up feeling good again. Have a great day, my friend!!!!
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JUDYAMK 5/7/2013 11:23PM

    Wow she is some special cook to come up with all these special various meal plans. You are blessed to have her, as who wants to do all that when you are so sick. I am thinking & praying for you every day!
Judy

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MADLYINLOVE 5/7/2013 12:22PM

    The food prepared for you looks awesome! I hope you continue to get better!!

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PHATPAT18 5/7/2013 10:59AM

    Yeah!

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BUTEAFULL 5/7/2013 6:02AM

    I'm gonna emoticon with you
and that meal looks great

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PJBONARRIGO 5/6/2013 11:27PM

    Woo hoo indeed! I am doing the happy dance right now. Your food looks delicious too; glad to hear that you have an appetite again. Very exciting to read about Dr. Junger- I will look him up. emoticon

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MOBYCARP 5/6/2013 8:33PM

    It's about time you had a good day! Savor it, enjoy it, and treasure the memory if the next few days aren't as good.

I hope you soon have many good days in a row.

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CIRANDELLA 5/6/2013 8:31PM

    It's such heartening news to hear the change in this post, Sallie - you sound like you're really bouncing back nicely! And the food Carmen has crafted looks VERY, VERY appealing! emoticon It's bound to appeal to your appetite and help get you back 100%...along with the predigested drink, which sounds like it's also making a powerful contribution. The basil chicken with brown rice and peas sounded especially mouthwatering. Enjoy!! - Susan emoticon

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ALEXSGIRL1 5/6/2013 7:21PM

    so happy you are doing better woohoo!!! emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon

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MSLZZY 5/6/2013 4:58PM

    So happy you are feeling better and have all that good food on hand to help you stay that way! I'll check out those sites right now! HUGS and thanks for sharing!

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BOOKAPHILE 5/6/2013 4:33PM

    Yay, Sallie! I'm so glad you're feeling better in body and spirit. May you continue to improve! Thanks to your good chef Carmen, too!

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KATRINAKAT23 5/6/2013 2:27PM

  emoticon glad you are feeling better!!

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AMARILYNH 5/6/2013 2:14PM

    Reading that you are feeling positive today just made my day!! emoticon

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IDLETYME 5/6/2013 2:00PM

    emoticon Your attitude is just right to make everything come out great!! emoticon emoticon

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MEADSBAY 5/6/2013 1:25PM

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PMFISH 5/6/2013 12:03PM

    emoticon on feeling better! Great news, enjoy your walk and hope you continue on this path. Sounds like you are armed with information and a plan.
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SLENDERELLA61 5/6/2013 11:37AM

    Fantastic, Sallie! So glad you are feeling better and hopeful. Love your refrig, too. Very positive to post all those pictures. Enjoy your walk; I know the doggies will. Continue healing and posting!!!

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LIS193 5/6/2013 11:29AM

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So glad that you are feeling better. You sound very happy today :)
Enjoy your walk with the dogs and enjoy those wonderful meals Carmen made for you. It looks delicious and there's nothing like a well stocked fridge!
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WHITEANGEL4 5/6/2013 10:48AM

    So happy for the very upbeat post today. I watched the show you are talking about and was wondering if Hubby and I should try it for a few weeks to see if it improves how we feel. We also got a juicer and we are going on some healty juicing for a while to help our systems. I am so much into the green juicing of all the green veggies/ Many of these help clean your system also. Enjoy your day and the wonderful food that you have

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BGUMBA 5/6/2013 10:33AM

  Glad you're feeling better. Keep eating well.

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ELLENIRENE 5/6/2013 10:28AM

    that is so good to hear

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MELTEAGUE 5/6/2013 10:21AM

    So wonderful to hear you so upbeat! Enjoy your walk and your day!

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KRICKET4 5/6/2013 10:07AM

    Happy you're feeling better!
Wonderful stash of food.
I am toying with the idea of eliminating wheat/gluten as an experiment.
Have a wonderful day!

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1CRAZYDOG 5/6/2013 10:05AM

  I am thrilled for you! Yes indeed, looks like you have the motherlode of a food supply! Good for you. Looks so appetizing too.

I think you're right to postpone the colonoscopy till you are stronger. Makes perfect sense.

HUGS and may the healing continue!


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GAYEMC 5/6/2013 9:45AM

    So happy to finally hear some Spark back in your voice! How great to have all of that food ready for you to eat. And that you like it. Do hope you can get out for a little walk, should help lift your spirits more.

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GOANNA2 5/6/2013 9:40AM

    You sound so much more positive today. Keep on
eating well. emoticon

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