So glad I stumbled upon this forum!
I am a certified Chef and have been for 15 years. I began work in a Children's Crisis Centre, after the stress of line cooking in Fine Dining restaurants finally got to me. Definitely a young person's game, that!
About 3 years ago, I was diagnosed wiht Arnold Chiari Malformation which can cause "shorts" in the amount of cerebral spinal fluid going to your brain... I've been lucky that I have hardly any physical symptoms, (besides pain), but the other problem is that it really messes with my memory! Tough to be a Chef when you can't recall what goes into something. So, I'm struggling with that, but it could be worse!
One of the reasons I came upon this forum is that a dear friend of mine has been diagnosed with Diabetes and he is losing weight like mad! I'd like to have some recipes so that I can make him some meals for his freezer. (And if any good women out there would like a nice man....
I also have a Quarter horse that I ride dressage and dabble in a bit of reining with.
So, that's me!