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The Difference Between Acute Yeast Infections and Systemic Candida

Started this discussion. Last reply by Pixie Jul 3, 2013. 7 Replies

I'd like to talk a little bit about the differences between acute yeast infections (vaginal, oral thrush, etc.) and systemic candida. It is common knowledge amongst high carb vegans that too much…Continue

What the world eats in a week...in photos!

Started this discussion. Last reply by KP May 10, 2013. 8 Replies

http://imgur.com/a/mN8ZsThis photo blog was very interesting and enlightening!  And as a human being with all my strong points and faults, I could not help but…Continue

Helllllllppp me! Horrible heartburn on orange (juice) island.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Melissa, MidwifeMelissaMarks.com Apr 10, 2013. 13 Replies

Quick background info because I know you guys are gonna ask for it. ;-)Haven't consumed meat in 10 years.  Vegan (cooked and raw alternated) for 2 years.  100% 811 since January 7th (so...just over…Continue

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Ra(w)nia replied to Melissa, MidwifeMelissaMarks.com's discussion You might be an 80-10-10'er if...
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"The obvious " when your rellies disown you because they think you cant get by without beers and barbie""
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"When you cant get into Australia with exotic fruits in your luggage."
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"If all your local fruit flies throw a part in your honour?"
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"If your best man makes jokes about the size of your banana and forgets you large coconuts."
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"If the wholesaler was at your kids christening."
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Andy replied to Melissa, MidwifeMelissaMarks.com's discussion You might be an 80-10-10'er if...
"If you judge meals by the banana and not the calories "
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Jen Ponkins replied to Melissa, MidwifeMelissaMarks.com's discussion You might be an 80-10-10'er if...
"..if you no longer drink out of anything smaller than a quart-sized jar ..if regular dinner plates have become obsolete ...your compost bucket is a ten-gallon pail ..if you have become a master at carrying a case of bananas, four melons and three…"
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""... if you're out in public by yourself & you are so happy anything makes you laugh! & people look at you like you're mad or something HAHA nope." So true!"
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""I remember being sadder about the loss of my Vitamix than the ex who took it when we broke up!"  HAHAHA! :D "
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James Withers replied to Melissa, MidwifeMelissaMarks.com's discussion You might be an 80-10-10'er if...
"...when you go on a rampage because the only bananas you can find are smothered in plastic packaging! Isn't the skin enough!?"
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"Haha, love this."
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"+1 That last joke oh my goodness that was awesome. I agree with all of them, and you are right. We do need to create a secret code."
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100 Squats a Day 30-Day Challenge

Posted on April 2, 2013 at 3:22pm 18 Comments

My husband and I have decided to do Ted Carr's 100 Squats a Day 30-Day Challenge, and we started today!  Besides daily walking and occasional yoga, neither of us have ever done any high-intensity workouts before, so we are both excited and nervous!  I'll be documenting the challenge, complete with before and after pics and weekly squat videos, on our blog here:…



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Addicted to fats...going overt-free for one month to bring candida down to healthy levels!

Posted on March 21, 2013 at 1:00am 1 Comment

So somehow in the last month I've gotten myself addicted to an excess amount of fat.  It's most likely stress related, but it has now gotten out of hand and I need to fix it.  I am not one of those 811'ers who is afraid of overts.  I believe that overt fats, when consumed at a maximum of 10% of daily calories, can be quite beneficial.  The problem, of course, is that I've been consuming upwards of 20% fat daily!  I do plan on including a small amount of overt fats for the rest of my days. …

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That moment when...

Posted on March 10, 2013 at 1:02pm 6 Comments

...you rip your date in half, inspect the half without the pit, eat it, and then remove the pit from the other half only to discover a weevil and tons of poop.

I gagged a little.  And then fed the weevil half to the dog. :-)

NEW BLOG POST: Nick's Story (curing depression and colitis, losing 55 pounds, and changing his life forever!)

Posted on March 6, 2013 at 1:30pm 5 Comments

My husband Nick shares how he first got into raw foods and veganism and how changing his diet changed his life.  Check out his incredible transformation and show him some love. :-)

http://eatinglikeorangutans.blogspot.com/2013/03/guest-post-nicks-story.html

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At 7:34am on January 30, 2013, Chloe said…
Hi! Loved your blog post with all the photos, very encouraging to see your little one loving the raw food! Mine is getting there slowly, but we're new to it so he does occasionally remember things like bread, and whatever anyone else is eating!
Thanks for adding me xxx
At 12:15am on January 23, 2013, Soleil Moon said…
Thank you so much! I'm sure it will take me awhile to figure all of this out, lol.
At 7:52pm on June 20, 2012, Catherine said…

Hi there, how are you going ? Fruity hugs to you !

At 1:12am on May 16, 2012, Kolin said…

Thanks for the good wishes, MamaOrangutan!

At 7:58pm on April 13, 2012, Shelah Segal said…

Thanks for the invite! I love Tallahassee -- my daughter went to school there and I always enjoyed visiting. New Leaf Market was my favorite hangout :)

At 4:40am on March 17, 2012, Nick Marine @ RawNewLife.com said…

Hey girl!

I mean woman.

At 6:52am on March 13, 2012, sannabanna said…

thanks for accepting my friend request :) i figure that you might be able to give me some advice since youre mammalicious yourself. see, i have a close friend of mine who's 4months pregnant, and she's considering starting 811 lifestyle. do you think its doable to convert to this lifestyle while pregnant? she eats very healthfully seen with conventional eyes, but meats, dairy products and breads are all a part of her staples.

gratefully, sanna

At 12:42pm on February 10, 2012, vegan witch Ⓥ said…

WELCOME to the Pagan & Witch Group

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Nice to see you on here, darlin!!! :D I finally joined, lol :D
At 11:08am on May 19, 2011, katherine said…
Lovely to meet you and many blessings on your journey to motherhood. LFRV is the super diet for a super mum! 
 
 
 

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