January 29, 2013
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Detox Week 4: I Lost Weight

Five pounds, to be exact. Although weight loss was not the reason for my kale and quinoa seasonβ€”I’ll take it. In fact, I’ve decided to continue my detox for another month to make sure all of these good habits stick. With a few minor exceptions. Like, I’m allowing myself a piece of dark chocolate every day (c-c-c-crazy!), a couple cups of caffeinated coffee each week, and red wine when I really, really need it (but only on weekends). Just enough liberation to keep me sane but not so much that I spiral out of control. Let’s get this party started, yo.

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