Detox Diaries: My "Crazy, Sexy Diet"
Can a chai-obsessed, meat-loving writer become a green juice-drinking vegan for 21 days in order to detox her body? Find out
Instead, I make a pitstop at Mrs. Winston's, a little organic grocery store right next to my office, and head straight for the juice bar. While the berry smoothie is practically calling to me, I order a make-your-own juice with the following ingredients: romaine, spinach, celery, cucumbers, and apple. Yep, you read that right. The plan is to drink my veggies this morning -- and every morning for the next 21 days -- and when I stroll into work with a 24-ounce compostable cup of green juice, the reactions are priceless. "Ewwww," cry Anna and Sharon. "Does that actually taste not disgusting?" says Alexis. And my favorite: "Well that looks ... toxic," mutters Kirsten as she strolls past my desk, Starbuck's cup in hand.
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