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Two Die-Hard Foodies Take On The Whole30

Two Die-Hard Foodies Take On The Whole30

DONNELLE: Day 13/-4 – Let’s call it a Whole13

Yes, the rumors are true: I quit my Whole30. Yes, part of me feels guilty for not seeing it through, especially because I went into it in a semi-partnership with Dana and I HATE feel like I’ve let someone down Read more…


DONNELLE: Day 12 – I’ve Lost 9 Pounds Since January 1st!*

*But not from Whole30. I’d lost seven pounds by about Feb. 3rd (two days before I started Whole30), and then by Feb. 7th, I’d lost two more. The other seven were all thanks to eating Game On-style last month. AND Read more…


DONNELLE: Days 8 & 9 – Still Standing & New Rules

Hi everybody, I’m still alive! And miraculously still compliant. After my dramatic post on Monday, my energy returned to me that night, thank goodness. My aversions abated as well. So I guess that was the famous energy “hump” Whole30 warns Read more…


DONNELLE: Days 5-7 – Cheekbones and Dark Circles

It all started on Friday at about 2:30 PM. Monday-Friday early afternoon, I felt like I was on fire. I loved the food, I loved the diet, I loved how I was feeling. I thought maybe, just maybe, I’m going Read more…


DONNELLE: Day 4 – Enter the Spiralizer

Today we busted out our brand new spiralizer for the first time! I’d been wanting to buy a proper one for a while (we had that cheap little crappy handheld kind before this), so Whole30 presented the perfect opportunity to Read more…


DONNELLE: Day 3 – Banger in the mouth?

Yes ma’am, I do enjoy this diet, I must say.¬†For better or worse, Trey and I both chose sausage-based main dishes for this week, so at this point I’m feeling a little…overindulged? Between the butter and the mayo and the Read more…


DONNELLE: Day 2 – “Aww Ghee Whiz!”, or “Mother Mayo Sleep with Danger?”

Day 2! I feel perfectly fine. Finer than you. Since I ate the exact same 3 meals that I ate on Day 1, I’ll refrain from re-posting those. And like I said, I feel fine. Like, perfectly stable and fine. Read more…


DONNELLE: Day 1 – Germany Saves the Day!

Alright, bear with me, this one’s gonna be a long one cuz I’m all NEW in town. Breakfast at 8:30 – I am PSYCHED for this because I’ve been loving eating egg cups nearly every weekday morning for the next Read more…


Donnelle: Day 0 – Goodbye, my loves.

Hi everybody! Donnelle here, the other pixie cut in the header pic! Aaaaaand today is my Day 0. Tomorrow I start my first Whole30. Which I’m weirdly excited about! And nervous. But mostly excited. …Maybe. Why Am I Doing This?!? Read more…