Why I Stopped Drinking Alcohol

Why I Stopped Drinking Alcohol

I used to drink pretty regularly - I’d go out most weekends and often have a glass or two of wine during the week. It was an unconscious habit, and I just thought it was what I was supposed to do. I assumed that all teetotallers were recovering alcoholics or pregnant, and genuinely believed that getting routinely drunk was just a normal part of life.

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Why I Stopped Eating Fish

Why I Stopped Eating Fish

I get the appeal of seafood, okay? I really do. I lived in New Zealand for half my life, surrounded by some of the best seafood in the world. I gorged on fresh scallops, oysters and prawns on a regular basis. Fishing was one of my favourite things to do on the weekend! Then I fell in love with Japan, the number one destination for sushi and sashimi - fresh from the ocean, of course. How could I resist?

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Why I Juice (And Why You Should Too!)

Why I Juice (And Why You Should Too!)

My neighbours totally hate me. Every day, they're subjected to a shrill whirring that not even a heavy kitchen door can muffle. This irritating noise is preceded by the sounds of chopping and grating, with the occasional 'ouch!' when I over-enthusiastically slice my finger. They probably think I'm wielding a drill and making major home improvements. Nope, not into that. So what am I actually doing? Well, I'm juicing.

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