Hey there, I'm Jera-- a young, fun, and adventurous female on the big island of Hawaii now until October 16th, 2012!My travel plans are 100% open and fluid -- so if you live here or are visiting at…Continue
"Eating bitter foods (such as greens) strengthens your digestion. Most likely, all fruits and vegetables used have some degree of bitter before we domesticated them. It's not that dandelions tastes like crap, but that we have forgotten to…"
"Apple cider vinegar does not lighten your hair. It's is AMAZING for detangling, and it also helps to prevent lice. I have literally been using it my entire life-- and my hair darkened all through my childhood (not because of the vinegar…"
"E coli is nothing to mess around with. There are extremely dangerous strains thanks to the livestock industry. It sounds like you have an idea of what may have happened, so def. seek medical attention, esp. if it gets worse."
"Well, by eating only plants, you are actually killing less plants than if you ate animals, too, because animals have to eat plants for months for you to eat the animal once. By the way, you husband has some validity to his argument-- plants do feel.…"
"I have lived in Washington or Michigan my whole life. Both are apple capitals-- and we grow some kick-@ss apples! We have every variety, color, or size you could imagine. They are nothing to the what you find in the store. My favorite is golden…"
"I have noticed that winter comes in stages. Only now, as we enter February, is it tougher to get ahold of raw food-- now it's down to carrots, esentially. Up until now I have had a non-stop supply of apples, we had greens until December, and we…"
"Locavorism is just eating a locally sourced diet-- it doesn't mean you have to grow it yourself, and it can fit any diet. It doesn't include meat and cheese in the description. Why do we have to go bashing it exactly?
Where I live, in SE…"
"All the questions youa sked and more can be answered by reading the China Study (which you already know of), in addition to The Starch Solution (John Mcdougal). You should also check out the rainbow of books by Dr. Neal Barnard (also see PCRM.org).…"
"Side note for Robert K: I figured that the desert island scenario would be the best thing to bring up to a bunch of vegans ;) . Also, both questions are not really questions-- they are a ploy designed to back someone up into a corner. I do agree…"
"This sounds an awful lot like the "if you were stranded on a dessert island" scenario often posed to vegans. My understanding is that if we keep fighting fire with fire, the fire only gets bigger, not smaller. We may not have a lot of…"
"I live in Detroit. I hear gunshots on a weekly basis. The evening news always has a death to report (and how slow the ambulance was to respond). I have a friend who has been mugged, with their friends, forced to take her shirt off at gun-point. How…"
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I bought 10 bunches of bananas (70 bananas!) and lugged them home! When you are on this fruity-love-love-love lifestyle, you gotta make sure you have enough fruits! Especially when on banana island ^_^* Eat more to live more!