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My favourite books/movies/authors/pastimes are....
80/10/10 by Douglace Graham
The Fall, The Stranger, The Plague, Lyrical and Critical Essays by Albert Camus
Catcher in the Rye, by JD Salinger
Class, BAD, Wartime, Doing Battle (the Making of a Skeptic), by Paul Fussell
Dying Animal, Indignation, by Philip Roth
Slaughterhouse Five, by Kurt Vonnegut
Death on the Installment Plan, by Louis Ferdinand Celine
Amusing Ourselves to Death by Neil Postman... and many more.
Annie Hall, Play it Again Sam, Manhattan, Hanna and Her Sisters, Husbands and Wives, each written and directed Woody Allen
Dreams, Wild Strawberries, written and directed Ingmar Bergman
Quite a bit of popular jazz, blues and rock from the thirties to now.
Durianrider & Freelee started this site to bring together high carb, raw vegan lifestylists' across the Globe! 30bad is a high standard and high performance team! We're here to help you make our team! Let us know what HCRV assistance do you need?
I've been very comfortably low fat raw for several years. It's quite simple now, so no need for assistance. However, if I were lucky enough to bump into some similar people and maybe form some friendships, it wouldn't bother me...
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Thank you so so so so so much for posting the link to Dr Brownsteins talk on Iodine deficiency. My husband and I watched it yesterday and it is mind blowing. Both my MIL and Mom suffer from hypothyroidism and I am excited to share this video with them. Do you take Iodine? If so, can you send me a link to the one you take? Have you experienced health benefits from taking it?
Thanks for your advice!
I usually make green smoothies in order to incorporate more greens in my diet, or even some green juices, but in winter I really find it challenging to eat green as I can't find good quality ones. Most of them, with small exceptions, are tasteless or they have a bitter taste because they are not fresh. I really can't wait for spring to come in order to have tons of tasty fresh greens!
I was also thinking about having 1-2 teaspoons of sesame seeds per day for a certain period. I suppose that would be ok if I take care of the amount of fat I'm consuming. I usually eat avocados for my fat intake and I avoid any kind of oils.
Orange juice is one of my favourite :) I think it's the only juice that I drink on a regular basis.