Eating Raw, Live and Organic to Look Younger – But Does It Taste Good?...

A few weeks ago, I met with an interesting potential client, Adam –  a chiropractor, healer and book author. He also did not eat meat, and ate only raw and/or organic food. I told him I would give him some free  PR counsel if he would give me a lesson in getting to know and understand the benefits of his meatless diet. He told me not only would I lose weight, he said that I would be more clear in my thinking, feel better and look younger!  Awesome. But does it taste good? We walked (yes walked, how healthy already) to a place called Real Food Daily (RTD). It’s quite the institution for organic, meatless and raw foodies. I learned RFD’s food is balanced according to Eastern health philosophies and heart-healthy Western nutrition recommendations,  and is made from fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, plant proteins and high quality natural condiments. Interesting. But does it taste good? Real Food Daily serves a 100 percent plant-based menu – no meat, fish, fowl, dairy, eggs, butter, or saturated fats from animals or animal by-products. Tough to swallow from this meat-and-potato girl from the mid-west!  But, I was still “game” for the culinary adventure.  But does it taste good? We were seated in an upstairs area, and a thin, pale waiter handed us menus. (I thought to myself, if he ate meat, he’d have a rounder, healthier glow to him.) I ordered the Not-Chos, with melted cashew cheese, black beans, Pico de Gallo, tofu sour cream and guacamole for $11.75. It was so delicious!  It tasted just like the traditional version, so exciting.  Losing weight,  getting a clearer head, looking younger and feeling better never tasted so good. Adam ordered a Pro Kale salad, curly green kale massaged...