I went to the Asian market local (Houston) to me yesterday and they had a huge selection of tropical fruit. I was superexcited to see they had fresh whole jackfruit (I paid about $17) and frozen…Continue
I have been experiencing the oddest swelling in my parotid glands/lymph nodes (jaw area under ear) and don't know why. It is most pronounced when I am sleeping and when I first wake up, it gradually…Continue
Hi everyone! I'm new here and just wanted to introduce myself and see if anyone had any experience with nursing while on a fruit-based vegan diet. My son is 2 years old and still nurses A LOT, I…Continue
I am finally out of the first trimester of pregnancy and although I fell off the wagon significantly for a few weeks there, I still managed to make most of my meals all fruit. I'm trying to stay positive and focused here... Anyhow, last weekend I went home for the weekend and our neighbors have an orange, grapefruit, and 2 different varieties lemon trees. They never pick the fruit and it usually falls to the ground and rots. Every winter I usually get a few pieces, but this weekend when I…Continue
I couldn't understand why for the past week I was craving rice and pasta like crazy! I was getting a minimum of 2600 calories a day, and still desperately wanting anything starchy with tomatoe sauce. I found out I am 4 weeks pregnant yesterday and am beginning to suspect that is why the cravings were so strong, maybe I need to take in a lot more calories to prepare my body for pregnancy? The cool thing is that I will get to see how eating a fruit based diet makes me feel compared to how I…Continue
I finally checked my mailbox yesterday and there was The 80/10/10 Diet waiting for me. I was so excited I immediately started reading it and have completed all the chapters and am working through the appendixes. Whenever I read a book for informational purposes I like to read it from cover to cover first and then go back and re-read the most compelling parts multiple times.
Anyway, before getting this book I though I could…Continue