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#Blogher12: Health Minder Day by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food Greetings, all! Thanks for welcoming Marlena to the blog yesterday. I always find reading Green Recovery comments to be fascinating, and that conversation wa ... Read on »
#Veganhumor: Comedy For Karma 2011 by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food Last night, I had a ball at Woodstock Farm Sanctuary ’s annual fundraising laugh-a-thon, Comedy for Karma, held at the Gotham Comedy Club in NYC: This unique, a ... Read on »
#VVC2013 Part Two: Writing Workshop and Dinner at Portobello by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food When I left off my #VVC2013 posts, I was going to bed early after a fun filled Thursday that was nonetheless shadowed by a nasty ear infection. On Friday morni ... Read on »
#VVC2013: Meet & Greet. And Eat by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food Imagine this: you have a bunch of friends who live all around the country. You know their hobbies, their partners’ names, where they grew up, where they hang o ... Read on »
$3.33 a Day: Eating Raw on a Budget with Melody by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food Hi folks! One of the most frequent questions I’m asked about the raw lifestyle is whether or not it’s expensive. This is a complicated question, because it depends entire ... Read on »
“A New Chapter in My Life Is On the Horizon”: Suzanne’s Green Recovery Story by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food Suzanne is a frequent commenter on Choosing Raw. You may also know her through her own delightful blog, Hello, Veggy! , where she shares vegan recipes, offer ... Read on »
“A Walk of Shame to the Fridge”: Fasting at the Office by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food Happy Friday, CR readers! Hope you’ve got a fun weekend planned. After my dive headlong into Physics II and a number of power/internet problems this week, I’ ... Read on »
“Do You Want to Give All of This Up?” Lia’s Green Recovery Story by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food When longtime CR reader (and frequent, always insightful commenter) Lia sent me this Green Recovery story a few days ago, she told me it had taken about a month and ... Read on »
“Heat Free” Banana Oat Bread; Plus, New Information About the Link Between Eating... by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food I’m not sure why I keep thinking that suddenly, because it’s August, we’ll have a break from the heat here in DC. We’re having anything but that: just a weeken ... Read on »
“I couldn’t understand why eating normally was so difficult for me”:... by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food Hello friends. This week has been long and exhausting; a lot of academic stress and anxiety coupled with far too little sleep. So it’s with a lot of joy that I ... Read on »
“I Love to Eat”: Embracing Our Appetities by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food Hi guys! Happy hump day — or Raw Wednesday, as it’s known here on Choosing Raw. The other day, I was speaking with a client who has struggled—as so many wom ... Read on »
“I Never Thought I’d Develop an Eating Disorder”: Alex’s Raw Recovery Story by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food Hi folks! Given the really fantastic conversation going on from yesterday’s post on breaking through body molds (keep those comments coming), I thought today ... Read on »
“If I Need to Take a Supplement, How Can a Vegan Diet Be Natural?” Responding to the... by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food Hi all! Glad that folks took interest in yesterday’s post on DHA in vegan diets (and in the product review!). That post, like most posts in which I touch up ... Read on »
“Something So Simple”: The Reality of Maintaining Healthy Habits by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food A few days after I wrote my post on not letting one bad day turn into two , I was chatting with one of my best friends, who told me that he loved the post. He also ... Read on »
“The Vegan Myth” in Marie Claire by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food Image courtesy of Marie Claire A week or so ago, my friend and reader Rachel sent me a link to this article in Marie Claire, asking me if I had any thoughts. The ... Read on »
“Until We Are All Free”: International Women’s Day by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food Hello, all, Glad we’ve got some interest in the wheatgrass juicer ! I’m sure it’ll end up in good hands. I forgot to put an end date on that contest, so let’s j ... Read on »
“What Healthy Truly Means”: Quincy’s Green Recovery Story by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food Hello, all. Hope you’ve been enjoying beautiful weekends. Here in DC, there have been hints of spring in the air, though it’s been hard to enjoy them from the ... Read on »
“What if I ‘Mess Up’?” Why Going Vegan is Not a Pledge of Perfection by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food In my many conversations about veganism, I often hear something along the following lines: “I don’t really eat/crave/need animal products, but I’m not sure I cou ... Read on »
“What Kind of Guy’s Going to Date a Vegan?” by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food Hey all! Happy Tuesday. I’m writing from a cold day of calculus problems, but I have a few orders of business: 1) Am I capable of hosting a giveaway and ann ... Read on »
“What Kind of Guy’s Going to Date a Vegan?” The Follow Up by Gena Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Raw Food Wow! Huge discussion on yesterday’s post! I certainly didn’t expect to strike so many nerves, or spark so much debate, but I’m glad as always to have prompted a discussion ... Read on »