By Morgan Tarpley Smith
Every now and then, there’s this moment for this writer that I get a good healthy dose of “sometimes we just don’t know how blessed we are.” These moments occur frequently when I discover certain news articles that stun me. Two of the recent ones involve an extreme allergy and a unique request. Here they are to see if you feel extra blessed by these touching stories. “When many of us think of our favorite memories growing up, our minds wander to colorful birthdays, festive holidays, and family dinners. But how would all of those look if you removed food from them? “Alex Visker, 19, appears to be your typical, successful high school graduate at first glance. He takes his girlfriend on dates, cooks for his friends, and he had a 3.6. GPA. But he can’t eat food. Any food.