Be still my beating heart! The recipe is so simple. The most time consuming part of making goat cheese is waiting for all the liquid to depart. The comment thread has good information as well.
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I am so excited contemplating the future delights in my life that will happen as a result of randomly finding this Youtube video, How to Make Whole Milk Ricotta Cheese. My life is forever changed.
Posted in Foreign Affairs, health, tagged Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Benedetto Strampelli, Giancarlo Falcinelli, opthalmology, osteo-odonto-keratoprosthesis surgery on September 18, 2009| 2 Comments »
In 1963 an Italian eye doctor, Benedetto Strampelli, came up with a way to restore lost vision — osteo-odonto-keratoprosthesis (OOK) surgery — but it was another Italian ophthalmologist, Giancarlo Falcinelli, who was able to work out problems which had kept it from being widely used.
It’s astonishing. It involves transplanting one of your teeth into your eye.Dr. Victor Perez, a cornea specialist at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute in Miami, Florida led the surgical team who restored sight to Sharron Thornton of Smithdale, Mississippi by removing one of her teeth (literally, one of her eye teeth), drilling a hole in it, inserting a plastic lens into the hole and then implanting the tooth-lens combination into her left eye.
This is the first time this surgery has been performed in the United States. It has helped others regain lost sight in Europe and Japan, having been reintroduced in Britain in 1996.
The whole process took six months, but after being blind for nine years, Mrs. Thornton can now see the color of the sky, read and, to her great delight, see her grandchildren, some for the first time.
It’s important to note that this surgery was developed by doctors in Italy, England and Japan, countries which all have some form of universal health care that provides better outcomes for patients. It has obviously not put a crimp in their ability to break new ground in medical care and procedures.
The Swanson Hungry Man All Day Breakfast comes frozen, and if you care about yourself at all, it should stay frozen. If you are looking for a way to kill yourself but can’t bring yourself to pull the trigger on a gun or don’t have access to a quantity of appropriate pharmaceuticals, a week of this breakfast should do the trick.
All that being said, the review of this breakfast made me laugh so hard my stomach hurt. Not as much as actually eating one of these babies would and definitely much better for you.