This morning, I was not in the mood for any of my typical breakfasts. Eggs and toast – bleh, savory oatmeal – too hot, a protein smoothie – not filling enough, a greek yogurt bowl – lame… I wanted something new and exciting! But still satisfying, delicious, and healthy. I peered in the fridge. … More Perfect Paleo Pancakes
Chelsea’s boyfriend (and my temporary room mate) Tommy has been on a juice kick lately. He has been juicing everything, from normal things like carrots and apples, to failed attempts at banana and persimmon juice. He buys carrots in 5 lb bags from Costco and so I’ve had mountains of carrot pulp tempting me with … More What to do with your leftover juicer pulp!
Day 3: Day three was a success as far as the detox went. My headaches were still present, but more of a dull humming rather than an opera of cracked out hyenas. ……… I didn’t have any coffee, dairy, refined sugar or wheat, but my food was fugly. I was rushing around all day going … More Detox: Day 3-5. Conquering of the migraines!
Alright, so Day 2 was quite a bit harder than Day 1. I have had caffeine withdrawal headaches all day. I bought a decaf coffee while studying, thinking that some hidden caffeine would ease my throbbing skull, but alas, Mishka’s decaf is actually…. decaffeinated. Because of my head, I nixed working out today. Which is … More Detox: Day 2. Bring on the caffeine headaches.
The detox today was quite the success! I woke up and decided to forgo my usual coffee. I do not think that coffee is “bad for you” because we learned in Food Science that the effect that coffee has on our heath depends on our genetics. People who are fast metabolizers of caffeine (AKA can … More Detox: Day 1
My apologies for both the absence and the lack of announcing the winners of the NuNaturals Stevia giveaway! The four lucky winners are: Megan | August 17, 2011 at 9:49 am | Reply | Edit I would like to see more personal life updates because I just enjoy reading them so much! And health facts are always fun to learn about! … More Winner winner
Thank you to everyone who has entered the Stevia Giveaway so far. All of your blog and recipe suggestions are inspiring – I can’t wait to get working on them! Apparently, y’all have an obsession with cinnamon rolls…. If I undertake this, someone better make my recipe! A Yes Woman update: Lately, I have upped … More My first WIAW!