I have tried papaya only twice in my life. The 1st papaya I got was from Fairway in Red Hook, Brooklyn, NY (great market. often compared to whole foods). When i tasted that papaya, it tasted very…Continue
1] Try It. In the begining, you're going to want a lot of different foods other than fruit. In the begining, fruit isn't as appealing as all the junk food you've been eating and grown accustomed to your whole life. Before you reach for that junk food, eat some tasty fruit. ALWAYS do this. Have the fruit before you think of eating anything else.
2] Sleep. Lack of sleep is going to hurt…Continue
Today was the day I have been waiting for for practically 2 years. I finally got to buy cases of fruit from New Generation Produce, a wholesaler in Greenepoint, Brooklyn, NY. It was better than I imagined. Eddy, the guy that runs the place, was so friendly and helpful. He helped me with my purchase of 3 cases of Martha's Best papaya's and 2 cases of Kent mangoes which totaled $42. I know it may not seem like enough fruit (it's supposed to last me 1 week), but I'm really just getting…Continue
Fresh Dates in NYC!!!
Today is my 4th day as a 100% Raw Vegan (coming from a major junk food vegetarian lifestyle of 3.5 yrs). I was on my way home when I stumbled across this little organic deli. In front of the deli they had the usual fruits: plums, oranges, grapes, etc. Then, thankfully, my eyes just so happend to land on something I thought was never sold in NYC because...they never really are. I had finally met fresh dates for the first time in my life. When I realized I just…Continue