Feedback from Real Food Pledges

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In case you haven’t noticed we not only took a 100-Day Real Food Pledge (two of them actually), but we’re also inviting readers to join the fun by taking a 10-day pledge. More than 800 people from aro [...] Keep Reading

Post Pledge 3: Some Decisions

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Okay, so last week I was struggling with how to move forward after finishing our 100-day pledge. Should I still bring our own food to birthday party and other social outings? Is it okay to just sit [...] Keep Reading

Post Pledge 2: The Struggle

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This post was going to be all about how we’ve barely even broken the rules (other than on 2 or 3 occasions) since ending our pledge….and then today my husband went to Subway for lunch. Yep Subway, as i [...] Keep Reading

Post Pledge: The First Rule Breakers…

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I had this vision that after completing our 100-day pledge it would be difficult for us to indulge in any former rule-breaking foods. As it turns out…we didn’t have any trouble with it at all! And one [...] Keep Reading

Day 100: We Did It!!

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I cannot believe day 100 is here! And at the same time I am so glad it is finally here. It's not that I plan to do things much differently going forward, but I very much welcome the ability to make [...] Keep Reading

Day 94: Starbucks and Out to Lunch

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For the first time in 3 months I had a drink from Starbucks today! I must thank a friend who, during her 10-day pledge, learned Starbucks offers honey as an alternate sweetener. Without knowing that I [...] Keep Reading

Day 92: Gumbo Flop and First School Lunch

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Wow….only eight days left! I almost can’t believe it. Although we don’t plan to change the way we eat very much (especially at home) it will be nice to have a little less pressure on me to carry this o [...] Keep Reading