I know so many people have written about this, however, i am new to this lifestyle and am not 100% raw quite yet...i am steadily gaining weight and now 160lbs and im only 5'2. i have read 80-10-10…Continue
"Goal was to add fruit - 1st fruit breakfast then adding lunch etc... I dropped meat & became vegetarian then vegan w/n 2 months time, then juice feast for 30 days & banana island for 2 wks. Husband loved my results so much he wanted to…"
"Hey Candace nice to meet you! Ya we got another Northern Arizonan :)I am always wanting to meet more Vegan's! I hope I can make it to the fruit-luck coming up :) Will have to convince my roommates to go too!"
"Ok so another week of raw without a problem, however all this week I have not been hungary...I eat in a day what I used to eat for lunch in fruit...is anyone else experiencing no hunger issues? If so what are you doing to resolve it? Should I be…"
"I try to get as many calories as I can and I don't always calculate how many I'm taking in. I know that I am not reaching my 3000 a day most of the time, thats why I was interested in seeing what everyone else has been eating."
"Day three for me down, so far no cooked food. Having a bit of a craving for sweets however not giving in. I did have a bit of a rough day today and at work (I'm a cna) i was literally told by a nurse that I could overdose on potassium and could…"
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I now, only eat a cooked dinner. I really want to make the transition to 100% raw, I just am needing guidance on making the full transition. I need to know how much I should be eating and how often. Since being vegan I have actually gained 5 pounds and I am upset about that. I would love to have what Durianrider and Freelee have...energy, excitement, being active and healthy and vibrant...I want to attain it and I'm struggling.
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Goal was to add fruit - 1st fruit breakfast then adding lunch etc... I dropped meat & became vegetarian then vegan w/n 2 months time, then juice feast for 30 days & banana island for 2 wks. Husband loved my results so much he wanted to join & we are restarting all over together this month. I didn't eat enough fruit 1st time around & didn't have any recipes to help with greens. I found FullyRawKristina, Rawfully Organic, Megan Elizabeth, & Terri Leventhal on YouTube & they have amazing advice & recipes. This time around we are just jumping in w/ both feet. Chonometer or something like that should help you iron out your calories. Hope that helps you...still a work in progress on our end.
Hey Candace nice to meet you! Ya we got another Northern Arizonan :) I am always wanting to meet more Vegan's! I hope I can make it to the fruit-luck coming up :) Will have to convince my roommates to go too!
Hey! I tried raw food 02/11 but it was high fat raw vegan. My husband & I only lasted 2 weeks before we broke down & went back to a S.A.D. diet. I kept researching through the spring & most search reasults led me here. Intriqued I purched Dr. Grahams book 80/10/10 & started my transition slowly over the summer while I educated myself. Then at the end of summer I dove right in to Dr. Graham's recommendations for transitioning. I have chronic pancreatitis so my transition has been slower than one would normally do. I'm on my second day of "mono fruit island" & its been amazing so far...
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