For the past 16 years, I've believed a falsehood about pancake mix.
Many early mornings in my adolescence and early adulthood were spent reading Abigail Van Buren's long-running advice column from the Chicago Tribune back page.
After receiving a letter from a worried parent in 2006, I've always been afraid of eating breakfast.
I WANT TO ASK ABBY A QUESTION.
Using a pancake mix that was in our cabinet, I recently cooked pancakes for my healthy 14-year-old son.
However, he admitted that they tasted "weird."
He started having trouble breathing and his lips started turning purple around 10 minutes later.
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