Tag Archives: Food Taste

What to Eat – Pan-Roasted Chicken and Vegetables

Pan-Roasted Chicken and Vegetables This is another recipe from the Taste of Home One Pan Meals magazine. I liked its simplicity. If you don’t want the spinach, you could substitute carrots, broccoli, or cauliflower instead. If you’re looking for more … Continue reading

Posted in Food/Drink, The Not Cancer Part | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

What to Eat – One Pan Garlicky Chicken

One Pan Garlicky Chicken As I’ve said before, most of the food that tastes decent has a lot of natural flavor, so the onions and garlic are important ingredients in most anything I eat. They tend to cover the salty/metallic … Continue reading

Posted in Food/Drink, The Not Cancer Part | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

What to Eat – Seasonal Treats

Seeing as we’re getting into the holiday season, I thought I’d share some seasonal treats that I’ve found that aren’t awful on the taste buds when on chemos or other drugs that alter taste.¬†Different chemos cause different taste issues, and … Continue reading

Posted in Chemo, Food/Drink, Treatment | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Seeing the Forest for the Trees

September 19, 2018 I’ve worn glasses since I was in 3rd grade.¬† Every couple of years I need a new pair with a stronger prescription. I’m pretty much blind as a bat, my glasses have mostly been like Coke bottle … Continue reading

Posted in Chemo | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

How Many Times a Day Do I Think About Cancer?

The short answer is a lot. When I look in the mirror in the morning and at night and I see my silver grey hair that’s only a little more than an inch long. My hair was never super long, … Continue reading

Posted in The Not Cancer Part | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Cisplatin – Week 6

August 23, 2018 Today is my last dose of Cisplatin. I am glad to be finished with it. The side effects are more difficult to manage than the AC and Taxol, and some of them more intense. After a long … Continue reading

Posted in Chemo | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

What to Eat – Angel Food Cake w/Berries

Since starting chemo 9 months ago, sweets have been my biggest challenge. Not because I can’t stay away from them. Quite the contrary. Prepping for the first PET and bone scans meant that I had to eat a very limited, … Continue reading

Posted in Chemo, Food/Drink | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,