I have an extra ticket to the premier of "Speciesism", the new vegan documentary at the Opera Plaza Cinema in San Francisco tomorrow night, and thus far have no one to go with. Would anyone be…Continue
http://thenewinquiry.com/essays/conspicuous-consumption/ Maybe it's just me, but it seems completely absurd, and somewhat…Continue
it gets a bit unbearable at times. to feel like you are being labeled certifiably crazy while you look upon the world and see the most atrocious holocaust being perpetrated by your dearest loved…Continue
it gets a bit unbearable at times. to feel like you are being labeled certifiably crazy while you look upon the world and see the most atrocious holocaust being perpetrated by your dearest loved ones. it makes me so incredibly sad, and I can't talk about it with anyone in my immediate life because none of them get it. i am lucky enough to have many many lovely family members and friends who support me, respect my lifestyle, know how much it has helped me, but i just get a bit tired of…Continue
I have been having my own little raw revelation these past few months. I think you know that I have long suffered from an eating disorder. When I first started eating 811 I felt such a renewed connection with my food and very empowered by feeding my body such healing foods. I still had a lot of emotional healing to deal with though, so when things got tough I still restricted my calories.
Until very recently (march this year), I never understood, or…Continue
After a couple years of following this lifestyle i have had many encounters with people who have shown interest and then not followed through with changing their ways, or who have for a little while and then gone back to their old ways. most of the time this is due to not eating enough fruit (of course!). But i am beginning to realize that what will most likely cause failure in the long run is not having enough conviction.
I came to this diet for health reasons, for selfish…Continue
I am loving life in LA right now, a week into my YogaWorks Teacher Training. I am learning so much and am really pleased with the training that i ended up at. It worked out beautifully. I also met someone...I am so overwhelmed at the moment. It is amazing how scary it is to feel so much in such a short window of time...and for me it has brought up this entire question of whether i could live my life with someone who didn't fully understand my lifestyle. He is more than accepting of it and…Continue