I avoid all starchy grains (rice, corn, wheat, barley, rye, quinoa and all the others) and tubers like potatoes these days. Why? It's what they do to my body. It seems that the longer I am a vegetarian, the sooner my body gives clues to what to eat and not. I have been experimenting eating … Continue reading Valid Reasons Why I Now Avoid Starchy Foods Like Rice, Grain And Potatoes
So, you might be wondering: 'How much fruit, vegetables, beans and grains should I eat everyday' as a vegetarian? Eating this way is a lifestyle more than it is a diet, because there is actually no or very little portion control. It's basically all you want to eat until full. I have learned over time through … Continue reading How much fruit, vegetables, beans and grains should I eat everyday?
What is a plant-based whole foodist? It's what you might call 'me'. I coined the term, as far as I can tell. I looked around on the internet and didn't see anything like it. I have been trying to figure out for years exactly where I fit diet wise. If no one invented the term … Continue reading The plant based whole foodist: Better health, weight loss and longer life
You might have lost more weight than planned. This doesn't happen for most of us. But, to be sure, you might want to make an appointment with your doctor and get a check up. Being overweight or underweight is not healthy. After your visit, if all turns out alright, you might want to start eating … Continue reading How to gain weight, get healthier and live longer?