And lower your blood pressure! You mean to tell me I just did an 8 month med roller coaster only to find out that I could have just been eating pistachio nuts? (unsalted, of course). Somehow I think Elaine cut this out because she was such a lover of pistachios. How many people do you know whose favorite ice cream flavor is pistachio? Wait, can you get this ice cream flavor anywhere else besides a Chinese restaurant in the NY area?
This is just another delightful clipping on health and well-being. So many conversations with her started with, “I just read in Prevention that… fill in the blank with any of 1,000 holistic remedies.
A trend-setter, indeed.
I actually like pistachio ice cream quite a lot. Your mother was a smart and interesting woman.