Monday, October 24, 2011

Goodbye Juice Feasting, Hello Holidays


Well, I was able to juice fast for 5 days before the "need" for solid food took over. I'm not sure how other people do this for 30-60 days, but I think i makes a difference if you are living somewhere alone, focusing on the fast. I on the other hand was surrounded by people constantly eating and cooking.

Still i'm proud of my 5 days. Its a good start. I think I'm going to continue juicing on and off. I'm also going to make pure green juice shots and try to take that daily. IE: just 1-2 oz of kale juice.

One of my favorite and most palatable green juices was simply the juice of honeydew:

I broke my fast with something unconventional I think -- yogurt. I felt like my body was craving probiotics. Either way, I feel fine now. No crazy sicknesses or stomachaches. 

I'm slowly getting into the season with a trip to our local pumpkin patch where we picked up the following beauties: 
Mr. Scarecrow

Mrs. Scarecrow
Baby Pumpkin

Beautiful Indian Corn


Pumpkins of all types, colors and sizes







I love the deep orange color on these!



 I hope this put you in the holiday season too!!

4 comments:

  1. 5 days is really good. I don't know how I'd be able to do that. these photos are awesome. happy holiday season and welcome back to solid foods

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  2. Five days is very impressive. Sometimes you just need to chew something!

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  3. Love your photos! I try to eat healthy, but juicing wouldn't be my staple. I admire you for going as long as you did!

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  4. I'm impressed! I couldn't last a day. And I love all your fall photos. You've inspired me to get decorating. Thanks for sharing, sweet girl.

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