The Daily Cuppa
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The Daily Cuppa

Photo: Towfiqu barbhuiya, Unsplash

Several years ago, my friends and I were out hiking when I experienced an unexpected food allergy.

Two miles into the hike, one friend gave us granola bars she’d bought in Canada. We ate the bars before turning around.

Thirty minutes later, I started feeling sick to my stomach. sick.

We’d been talking and laughing before, but soon I had to keep my mouth firmly shut, concentrating. One foot in front of the other.



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Kim Zuch

I write about nature, birdwatching, the outdoors, and conservation issues. I like to share pictures and sometimes my dogs show up. Twitter: @kimclawson2