Pacing Ready to pounce Uneasy Gnawing hunger Rising Nothing can stop This ravaging feeling Nothing! (Except real food) Oh. Doh!
I start the day in love with myself I start the day in love with life I start the day in love with love
Just a little somethin, somethin in my cup Just a little somethin, somethin lifts me up Nature pours herself into me Life into life Works perfectly Just a little something something Drink it up!
Topped with raspberries Sprinkled with dark cocoa On a bed of fresh spinach And frozen bananas With a splash of water Whirred stirred And smoothified Topped with raspberries So wonderful I thought I’d died Luscious — About the poem: I’m on my green smoothie kick. This is even easier than juicing! I feel ‘nourished’!
Rather like a rabid beast When I’m undernourished I’m always looking for a feast But a green smoothie in me Diverts the cravings away The greens pulsing through me Rev up my day Greens in the morning Quench my thirst Greens in the morning Self love first — About the poem: I recently read the […]
A seven day fast Green juice, time marches slow but(t) Occasionally runs — About the poem: I just went to a nutrition class that teaches you how to do a seven day fast. I was thinking mostly about juicing and how great it would be. But I wasn’t really thinking about elimination. Aha that would […]
Pretty in pink peeps Pretty dead peeps So cute, you can’t beat them Okay, just don’t eat them But first, don’t try them But first, don’t buy them — Our world reflects our choices. Especially as parents, choosing healthy foods and resisting the cultural pressure to buy cheap is not easy. But first, I believe… […]
Green juice Makes you strong Like Incredible Hulk We told our young friend Does Hulk drink Green Juice? He asks, wide-eyed Uh, yes Of course, he does! He slams down The rest of the juice And slams down his cup Runs away yelling AAAAAAAHHHHH HUUUULLLLLKKK!!!! I’m strong! I’m Hulk! He reports to his big brother I […]
Chunky or creamy Freshly ground, at the market Celery’s best friend — About the poem: Today, I delivered freshly ground peanut butter to a friend, who’d never tasted it before. Compared to a lifetime of storebought peanut butter, the wonderful flavor blew the taster’s mind! Where does our food go after it leaves the land, […]
Dying for a little snack My emotions want a full attack The baby inside wants a treat Just something sweet Nature save me Don’t let sugar enslave me Give me your sassy strength Keep junk food at arms length Let me find a sweet treat That is real Some fruit or juice Will seal […]