So I bought a treadmill at less than half price at the store because I bought the floor display, and I am loving running every morning. As mentioned in a previous post, I didn't exercise regularly. Well now I jog on the treadmill 30 minutes every day. I have not been sore once (thank you fruit!) and I am getting toned and in shape SO MUCH FASTER! I always thought that the exercise didn't matter that much, but I have the energy now to workout and I am working out like crazy and I am getting…Continue
Added by The Preppy Hippie on August 27, 2011 at 1:00pm — No Comments
Social situations can be tricky. I am documenting these things I try to see what works for me, because I am still pretty new to this lifestyle. So far, everything is going well socially and I don't feel like the social aspect is too much of an issue yet.
People kind of treated me weird anyway for being a vegetarian, but they got over my animal free diet pretty quickly, and they are getting over the high fruit diet too.
So here is what I am doing:
First, I never…
I have a confession to make. I don't exercise like I should. Of course, the reason I am posting this is because I need to and have decided to start.
I am going to become a workout junky, and this is why I know it can happen.
Before I was raw, I loved my junk food. Mac and Cheese was my meal of choice, if I didn't have a coca cola before 2 pm, I was exceedingly grumpy, and we ate out nearly every day. It was a bit ridiculous!
Now everyone I know refers to me as…Continue
Added by The Preppy Hippie on August 21, 2011 at 6:46am — No Comments
This morning I had a large smoothie that was quite simple but very delicious.
9 medium bananas
4 medjool dates
1 C frozen strawberries
It had just the perfect hint of strawberry, it was a lovely texture and it was a beautiful light pink color. I am afraid I was too excited about drinking it and didn't take a picture of it, but it was just delicious!
I typically start my day with a smoothie because I can take it with me to work or school. I…Continue