30 Bananas a Day!

Washington, DC LFRV


Washington, DC LFRV

To meet low fat raw vegans living in Washington, DC, Maryland, and Northern VA. For support in succeeding with an 811rv lifestyle & to meet friends who share this passion.

Location: Washington, DC
Members: 99
Latest Activity: Nov 7

Discussion Forum

NW DC High Carb Raw Vegan

Started by Thisis Peace. Last reply by majalya Oct 17. 1 Reply

Hi all.I just bought a giant box of bananas from Costco yesterday (only cost about $22). I definitely want to go all in with this HCRV lifestyle, but my family doesn't really understand what I'm…Continue


Started by Cristina Isabel. Last reply by Daren Flitcroft Aug 3. 2 Replies

Hey! Anyone interested in getting together to eat some fruit sometime in these next couple of weeks?

Bike BWI

Started by Hummingbird. Last reply by Hummingbird Jun 22. 9 Replies

Anyone up for a bike around BWI in MD one Saturday? If you haven't ridden there yet, they have excellent trails. It's just under 11 miles for the loop, has a few hills, and passes by some horse…Continue

Memorial Day Meet-up

Started by majalya. Last reply by Rohan Singh May 21. 2 Replies

Hi! Anyone up for a Memorial Day potluck picnic in the DC area? I was thinking maybe Constitution Gardens. I would love to meet fellow fruit bats.Continue

Comment Wall


You need to be a member of Washington, DC LFRV to add comments!

Comment by Vikas Pandey on December 18, 2012 at 3:12am

I have been going to the one in ashburn and I think they opened sometime in August 2012 or even earlier. Fruits are sweet and good...:)

Comment by Teri L on December 17, 2012 at 6:47pm

Hey guys! Wanted to let you know Lotte Assi Plasa just opened and the fruit at Lotte Assi Plasa is AMAZING! They have breadfruit, canistel, rambutan, 5 kinds of bananas, 2 kinds of persimmons, and MUCH more I didn't even get to see! And the prices are amazing!!! My entire day of food only cost $7 and I eat A LOT, it was awesome! The bananas are only 39 cents a pound. They just opened on 12/14/12. So excited!

Comment by Jami Conner on August 16, 2012 at 8:06am

Thanks Tara and Casey! 

Tara, I'm not sure I'm ready for that yet but wow, it's such a cool idea! 

Casey, thanks for the info.  I'm completely new to this.  Only started thinking about it 3 weeks ago, one of those weeks I was on vacation and the others, I have scoured the internet for information.  I just go my 80/10/10 book the other day!  I'm totally interested in splitting cases.  Can you give me an idea of how much fruit and greens you eat in one week?  I want to make sure I get enough so I can stick to it but not so much that it goes bad.  Not to mention, I dont want to waste money as I'm afraid my grocery bill will be more than I'm use to but I feel it is worth it!  I've been sick with chronic lyme and bartonella for nearly 4 years.  I've tried everything and after much research believe this could be the answer I am looking for.

Comment by Tara J Petite (Food Fog Gal) on August 16, 2012 at 2:38am

I've heard of the place in Jessup.  I'm in Hagerstown, but I think I'll try it sometime.  For the past few years, I've been running my own produce co-op/buying club out of my garage.  I get wholesale produce from Tuscarora Organic Growers in PA (local stuff) and from Four Seasons Produce (supplies grocery chains).  It's been great, but my organizational energy is running low, so I'm starting to look for other options to keep my family in good produce!  But, starting your own buying club is always an option, too, if you have time to organize it.  If you're interested in getting started with something like that, message me... I'll share my experiences.  :-)

Comment by Jami Conner on August 16, 2012 at 2:00am

Hi all,  I'm very new to the whole LCRV lifestyle.  Still transitioning but feel deep down this is the right choice for me.  I've skimmed through all the posts but was hoping you guys that are more seasoned might be able to help me.  I live in the Ellicott City/Columbia MD area and was wondering where a person might purchase bulk fruits and veggies for cheaper than the grocery store.  I would love any tips, advice and/or to be included in any bulk order groups you guys have going.  Thanks!

Comment by Freshenista on August 10, 2012 at 6:22am

Hi Noel! I'm in Arlington, so still pretty far away. Haven't heard of anyone out your way yet, but hopefully someone will surface.

Comment by Freshenista on July 19, 2012 at 9:43am

I've got commitments the next 4 weekends, and possibly beyond, so probably won't make it. But I'll keep an eye on the plans just in case. Thanks to Erin and Casey for getting the ball rolling!

Comment by anabea on July 18, 2012 at 6:59am

I can't get to Woodstock either.  Depending on where your land is, we might be able to go.  Either way, would love to see all of you.

Comment by Erin Summer on July 18, 2012 at 2:25am

Hey everyone! We should have our own mini- woodstock fruit festival in July or August for a day or two, camp out and have everyone bring lots of fruit and meet new people. If anyone is interested in a meet up like this, let me know - we'll make a plan!

Comment by James Testerman on June 22, 2012 at 7:23am

@anabea- i'll have to check it out. I can get jack fruit and durians at an asian market in ellicott city, md. Lotte i believe it is. ill keep you updated if i find anything else. 


Members (99)


30BaD search


Freelee & Durianrider Blogs

         Durianriders Blog

            Freelee's Blog

Latest Activity

Heidy Tran posted a status
"I am up to 10 bananas a day, my goal for this month is to take out fish & eggs! I need to learn to fight this!"
2 minutes ago
Airin Oluwapelumi commented on Airin Oluwapelumi's video
16 minutes ago
Chiara joined Kaitlyn's group
17 minutes ago
Chiara joined Athena's group
19 minutes ago
Chiara joined Nettarina's group
20 minutes ago
Dominick replied to KevinRAW's discussion ....Is this group dead? in the group I'm single, you're single. Let's mingle!
32 minutes ago
Katie Kookaburra and NaturalNat are now friends
40 minutes ago
James Ramsay and Katie Kookaburra are now friends
1 hour ago
Get Raw Vegan left a comment for Katie Kookaburra
2 hours ago
Get Raw Vegan replied to Alexis Griffus's discussion I gained 30+ pounds on HCLF and I'm proud!
2 hours ago
NaturalNat left a comment for Katie Kookaburra
2 hours ago
NaturalNat is now friends with crdf and Zeni Wong
2 hours ago
Profile IconIsabella R, Chiara, Catness Monster and 1 more joined 30 Bananas a Day!
2 hours ago
Chiara replied to Marlon Buckley's discussion Helloooooo, I'm new here
3 hours ago
Gianni replied to ♥ AimeeLovesYou's discussion Spring Into Action! Log your training here :)
3 hours ago
Katie Kookaburra left a comment for Craig Roberts
3 hours ago

© 2014   Created by TheBananaGirl.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service