Getting around the wall for bread and cheese, not crashing into it

As we prepare to enter Days 8-10 which involve nothing but vegetables for 72 hours, I find myself thinking about the top two things that I miss A LOT right now: 1. BREAD - I nearly cried when the bread basket was put in front of me at Joe Forte's last Tuesday - it smelled …

Tomatoes, the health crisis and turkey dinner

I am patiently (sort of) waiting for the skytrain from our Burnaby office that I am on to get going again - ah, delays. Anyhow, Day 5 and there I am at Moxie's with Rebecca, one of my best girlfriends, for her birthday lunch. I had looked at the menu online this morning and carefully …

It’s going to be a long two weeks…

Tomorrow marks the beginning of what could be a rocky two weeks for me and Sean - we are doing a cleanse. Yes, a cleanse. Two weeks of no wheat, sugar (aside from honey), caffeine, red meat, citrus fruit (excluding lemon), potatoes, corn, peanuts, dairy, vitamins supplements and no oils (excluding olive and flax). As …