"some people become vegetarian only to gorge on refined carbohydrate pasta made with refined grains, sweets, pastries, dairy, and added oils in place of meat. I refer to these people as junk food vegetarians because they are not consuming a nutritious diet. In addition to eating the wrong kind of plant based diet weight loss maybe elusive if a person never engages in any physical activity"
I am about 11 weeks pregnant and when people ask me what gender do I prefer, I usually answer the one without food allergies. I no longer blame myself for giving Aiden these allergies. I blame our food supply and I blame the money-hungry industry that will do anything and everything just to make the food we trust -faster and bigger for more profitability. I blame the Bocca burgers I ate daily which have been re-engineered. The only way to feel safe is to find food that is 100% organic and food that have a simple "NON-GMO" stamp on the box.
It seems like we have to ask for a raise just to afford healthy food for our family. Just because you are buying fruits or vegetables no longer means you are healthy since most of them are covered in pesticides.
The video below has changed my life. It has changed how I look at food and how I will live my life and how I will feed my family for the rest of our lives. This is a long way from home because I was raised on Kielbasa, uncooked hot-dogs, fried foods and desert after every meal.
Robyn O'Brien talks about an eye opening statistic...
US has the highest rates of cancer in the world!
1 out of 2 American Men and 1 out of 3 American Women are expected to get cancer in their lifetime.
1 out of 8 Women have breast cancer
1 in 10 of those breast cancer patients are genetic
9 in 10 are environmentally triggered
"is there something foreign in our food now that was not there when we were kids? in the 1990's a new protein was engineered in our food supply. "