Cookies are out. Can you believe it, one of my favorite foods and now he doesn’t like them! He does not like anything sweet – it doesn’t taste good. Really, I can see not eating cakes or pies, but cookies! According to his physician this may or may not change. I guess I should be happy and not “kick a man when he is down,” after all, he is really doing me a favor. However there is this little glitch – I cannot waste food, having been raised with the guilt of “you better eat that because there are starving children in Africa” parenting trick, I again will sacrifice for the greater good. There should be a notable improvement in the nutritional status for several of those starving kids.