Monthly Archives: September 2011

The Beauty and Diversity of the Bride of Christ

I was raised in a Southern Baptist church (nothing derogatory intended by pointing that out, just stating a fact). It was very formal and proper. We all kind of looked alike, dressed alike, behaved alike. The church services were absolutely

Posted in Spiritual

30 Day Juice Fast Journal- Day 21

When you’re juice fasting you have to trust your instincts and listen to your body. Today I decided to break the fast at 21 days instead of pressing on to 30. Previously, I had much more energy and clarity and

Posted in Juice Fast, Self-Sufficiency

30 Day Juice Fast Journal- Day 13

I’m really pumped to see how many other people are giving this a try! I know of at least 5 folks that were at least partially inspired by my fast to do their own. That’s really giving me strength and

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30 Day Juice Fast Journal- Day 8

Overcoming Trials and Temptations Morning of Day 8. Feeling good, but I haven’t lost any weight the last 2-3 days, so that’s kind of weird. I faced some great temptation and discouragement the last 2 days between now and my

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30 Day Juice Fast Journal- Day 6

Quick Update- Things are going well. I’m losing a pound a day exactly. I feel like I’m over the initial shock now and am cruising along nicely. I really WANT to eat, but I’m now feeling like I don’t NEED to

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30-Day Juice Fast Journal- Day 1

I was inspired by the documentary, “Fat, Sick, and Nearly Dead” to do a 30-day Juice Fast. I will be blogging periodically (no, not every day, but when I get a second here or there) about it to create some

Posted in Juice Fast, Memories/Events, Self-Sufficiency