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Gluten Free Diet Or Gluten Free Lifestyle?


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#76 IrishHeart

 
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Posted 19 December 2012 - 03:22 PM

:D :lol: You all have spent too much time in the malls or with 24-7 Christmas carrols... you're cracking! :P

Maybe we should just take back the title of "Picky Eater" and be done with it... If you tell someone you're a picky eater there isn't much they can say to that except, "oh." ;)

I just came back from a kids Xmas party where we could only eat corn chips... this thread fixed my mood right up. :D Thanks.


Oh no,no no.!!! ..."Picky eaters" are just giant pains in the buttocks.
I refuse to be thought of as THAT!

I eat anything!



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and honestly, I never go to malls, I swear, so my "cracked behavior" -- must just be "me"..
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#77 Adalaide

 
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Posted 19 December 2012 - 03:54 PM

Oh no,no no.!!! ..."Picky eaters" are just giant pains in the buttocks.
I refuse to be thought of as THAT!


You're a little late for that.
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Posted 19 December 2012 - 04:11 PM

You're a little late for that.
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oh really ....well, two thoughts were expressed , so which is it:

I am

a picky eater
or
giant pain in the buttocks?

go ahead....say it.

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"Life is not the way it's supposed to be. It's the way it is. The way we cope with it makes the difference." Virginia Satir

"The strongest of all warriors are these two - time and patience." Leo Tolstoy

"If you want to lift yourself up, lift up someone else" Booker T. Washington

“If idiots could fly, the sky would be like an airport.”― Laura Davenport 

"Do or do not. There is no try. "-  Yoda.

"LTES"  Gem 2014

 

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Posted 19 December 2012 - 04:16 PM

oh really ....well, two thoughts were expressed , so which is it:

I am

a picky eater
or
giant pain in the buttocks?

go ahead....say it.

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Oh, I'm sorry. I thought you were a little sharper than that and would figure it out on your own. After all, you said you'll eat anything. I was referring to the distinct possibility of being a giant pain in the buttocks.

Please excuse me while I collect my butt and make a hasty exit!!
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Posted 19 December 2012 - 04:28 PM

I can't leave you girls alone for 5 minutes.....

I am LOVING the idea of declaring myself a picky eater. I think if anyone asks, I would say I do it mostly for the attention.

Duck :)
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Posted 19 December 2012 - 04:31 PM

Oh, I'm sorry. I thought you were a little sharper than that and would figure it out on your own. After all, you said you'll eat anything. I was referring to the distinct possibility of being a giant pain in the buttocks.

Please excuse me while I collect my butt and make a hasty exit!!


oh, whew, for a second there, I thought you considered me a picky eater.... :lol:

If you read the sentence, I said I refused to be thought of a picky eater (because they are pains in the buttocks).

and I refuse to be thought of as THAT. i.e. a picky eater.

if you consider me a pain in the buttocks, well, I guess I'll take that as a compliment?

as I am in very good company around here....just saying.... ;)
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Posted 19 December 2012 - 05:46 PM

if you consider me a pain in the buttocks, well, I guess I'll take that as a compliment?

as I am in very good company around here....just saying.... ;)


I you aren't being a pain in the butt, you're doing it wrong!

I think we're all in good company around here.

I can't leave you girls alone for 5 minutes.....

I am LOVING the idea of declaring myself a picky eater. I think if anyone asks, I would say I do it mostly for the attention.

Duck :)


I like this idea a lot. A whole new way to be a pain in the butt. :D
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Posted 19 December 2012 - 06:08 PM

I'm Ready for My Gluten-Free Lifestyle Makeover, Where Do I Audition to Be a Picky Pain-In-The-Butt on American Idle ?

"Waiter, is that a CROUTON in my salad ?! It will make my rump explode ! " ;)
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Posted 20 December 2012 - 06:27 AM

Get over it????


:D


The End.
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"The strongest of all warriors are these two - time and patience." Leo Tolstoy

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"Do or do not. There is no try. "-  Yoda.

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Posted 27 December 2012 - 09:03 AM

Disturbingly, YES. :rolleyes:


Oops...I didn't see the END!...just wanted to add one more hilarious story! :P

:lol: :lol: :lol: Yes, it is what people debate over! Hilarious!

For me, I went into a Restaurant that I have had "good luck" with on not getting gluttened! In the table right behind me, was a woman talking blah, blah, blah about being allergic to Gluten....then orders the *highly glutened French Fries*--which the menu clearly states that they are *not* gluten free. The waitress reminded her of this and she actually said, "Oh, they will be OK for me to eat"...

Is she on the hippity hop gluten-free diet? Yes..... Sorry IH, but for me it is a gluten-free lifestyle--without the swapping! :D :lol:
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Posted 27 December 2012 - 09:49 AM

Oops...I didn't see the END!...just wanted to add one more hilarious story! :P

:lol: :lol: :lol: Yes, it is what people debate over! Hilarious!

For me, I went into a Restaurant that I have had "good luck" with on not getting gluttened! In the table right behind me, was a woman talking blah, blah, blah about being allergic to Gluten....then orders the *highly glutened French Fries*--which the menu clearly states that they are *not* gluten free. The waitress reminded her of this and she actually said, "Oh, they will be OK for me to eat"...

Is she on the hippity hop gluten-free diet? Yes..... Sorry IH, but for me it is a gluten-free lifestyle--without the swapping! :D :lol:


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oh, hon I was just being funny saying "The End" ...to Shroom's wise observation about what to say to "picky adult eaters"

OF COURSE....you can say whatever you want! :lol:

yes, those who "pick and choose" when they are Gluten free? So NOT doing us any favors towards creating celiac awareness or being taken seriously at restaurants........... and that makes this usually unflappable me....well, er, um how do say this ......?

Pissed off. :angry:
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"Life is not the way it's supposed to be. It's the way it is. The way we cope with it makes the difference." Virginia Satir

"The strongest of all warriors are these two - time and patience." Leo Tolstoy

"If you want to lift yourself up, lift up someone else" Booker T. Washington

“If idiots could fly, the sky would be like an airport.”― Laura Davenport 

"Do or do not. There is no try. "-  Yoda.

"LTES"  Gem 2014

 

Misdiagnosed for 25+ years; Finally Diagnosed with Celiac  11/01/10.  Double DQ2 genes. This thing tried to kill me. I view Celiac as a fire breathing dragon --and I have run my sword right through his throat.
I. Win. bliss-smiley-emoticon.gif


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Posted 27 December 2012 - 02:58 PM

:lol:

oh, hon I was just being funny saying "The End" ...to Shroom's wise observation about what to say to "picky adult eaters"

OF COURSE....you can say whatever you want! :lol:

yes, those who "pick and choose" when they are Gluten free? So NOT doing us any favors towards creating celiac awareness or being taken seriously at restaurants........... and that makes this usually unflappable me....well, er, um how do say this ......?

Pissed off. :angry:


But they're the kind of people who make this trendy. Don't you WANT to be the trendiest person alive? :lol:
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Posted 27 December 2012 - 03:01 PM

But they're the kind of people who make this trendy. Don't you WANT to be the trendiest person alive? :lol:


Yes, but I set the trends, I do not follow them :P
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Posted 27 December 2012 - 03:06 PM

But they're the kind of people who make this trendy. Don't you WANT to be the trendiest person alive? :lol:


According to the Gluten Dude, I am the trendiest person alive.

Yes, but I set the trends, I do not follow them :P


What she said. :D
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"Life is not the way it's supposed to be. It's the way it is. The way we cope with it makes the difference." Virginia Satir

"The strongest of all warriors are these two - time and patience." Leo Tolstoy

"If you want to lift yourself up, lift up someone else" Booker T. Washington

“If idiots could fly, the sky would be like an airport.”― Laura Davenport 

"Do or do not. There is no try. "-  Yoda.

"LTES"  Gem 2014

 

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Posted 27 December 2012 - 04:37 PM

According to the Gluten Dude, I am the trendiest person alive.


You were the trendiest person alive. Wasn't that like... back in May? Times change! :ph34r:
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