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
2013 was not the easiest year, not by a VERY long shot. But, I made that final leap into recovery from an 8 year long battle with anorexia. 8 very loooooong years. After suffering long enough, with the mental and physical effects of my disorder, I started eating unlimited calories from fruit this March, (which i have talked about in a couple past blog posts) and have been healing to new heights with every passing day.
I was thankful for fruit even before this…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