Here is how this post happened: I have followed The Avocado Diva on Facebook for awhile now because I enjoy seeing her recipes and avocado pictures and ideas. But living in California myself, and having access to local avocados, I didn’t really ever consider ordering. Then fall rolled around, and I didn’t really like the… Continue reading Review: The Avocado Diva, mail order avocados
I really didn’t expect one day to be such a great change and learning experience. I know I say this all the time, but you really have to step outside your comfort zone and follow your heart sometimes. Good things will come. You will learn. My plan for yesterday was to attempt to eat all… Continue reading My first day of no packaged foods (pictures)
I live in Northern California and it is the height of the growing season. Hence, the abundance of fresh produce is truly mind-boggling! I’ve been hitting up my local farmer’s market twice a week, on Saturday morning and Tuesday evening. In all seriousness, I can say I eat mostly vegetables and fruit. There are other… Continue reading June Experiment: No Packaged Foods
“Skinny Chicks Don’t Eat Salad.” I’m sure you’ve heard this. Salad might be one of the most misunderstood foods around. A salad can be many things, from a low calorie meal starter, to a healthy and filling meal in itself, to an overboard concoction of caloric abundance. When I bring my lunch to work, I… Continue reading In Defense of Salad
I eat a lot less in quantity than I did before I started this journey. But in quality and variety, I’ve found so much more. I’m reading In Defense of Food by Michael Pollan and it is solidifying a lot of the ideas I’ve come to have about eating over the past 14 months. I… Continue reading I love food.