"We are indeed much more than what we eat, but what we eat can make us much more than what we are."
Adele Davis, First Lady of Nutrition
Walk Away From the Western Diet
Step 1: Forget Pyramids
The Food Pyramid...
increased the bottom line for food corporations producing cereal grains but our bottoms increased as well.
The recent USDA Food Plate attempts to “round out” the proportions but there is still too much sugar in the suggested amounts of grain and fruit.
Try the Carrot Model instead!
In the Food Truth Carrot Model, there are no forbidden foods.
The proportion of optional "pleasure" foods is small compared with nutrient-dense vegetables, proteins and fats.