My mother arrived the day before Mother's Day for a visit. Mother's Day christened the start of my week-long fast from social media. Though we were doing many Instagram and Facebook-worthy postable activities, traveling all around the state and doing exciting things, I refrained from sharing. Yeah, at first it was tough leaving my … Continue reading Confessions: My Ugly Little Secret
It's pretty simple. When we decided to go plant-based, it made sense. But it took a few tries of other food philosophies to get there. A year previously we'd tried a stint of raw vegan, then fruitarian. If you're new to those, raw vegan is -well- all uncooked plants+seeds+nuts+grains. Fruitarian is where you just eat fruit. … Continue reading Why Plant Based?
In all the traditional pregnancy literature we're told to eat a "healthy" diet, right? But, come on. We all know that pregnancy is our one time to eat whatever we want and people actually adore our round bellies. Sure, we'll try to get in that side salad, that serving of steamed broccoli (after we get … Continue reading Eating My Way To A Healthy Baby