I had cancer (and we need to talk about it)

I’m 29 years old. I had thyroid cancer. It was removed a couple of months ago, together with my entire thyroid and a couple of limph nodes, in two surgeries last October/November. Then the remaining tissues are being completely destroyed right now – I write from the hospital room. Why am I saying this? It’s because we need to talk … More I had cancer (and we need to talk about it)

Tomato & Basil Chicken with herbs couscous (low iodine diet safe)

Cooking doesn’t need to be too complicated. Take Mediterranean food, for example: it isn’t about the complexity of ingredients or spices… it’s mainly about their freshness and their quality. I guess the same applies to home cooking in my home country, Brazil. I don’t remember mom using loads of spices, sauces or seasoning. Basically, the good … More Tomato & Basil Chicken with herbs couscous (low iodine diet safe)