Pre-Baby Cleanse Week 2

Have you even done a cleanse or detox before?

This is the first time for Papa Bear and I, and man, the first week was rough.

In the first week, I found myself barely able to put together a coherent sentence, which can be a bit of a problem as a barber. I was foggy, tired, achy, and floppy all over. On a diet of only fruit, vegetables, lentils, nuts, and seeds, my body was fighting me pretty hard.

Roasted Vegetables with Quinoa

Photo by Bryan Gardner

But wouldn’t you know it, toward the end of the week, I started to feel downright sproingy! Now we enter week two, adding back in fish, all legumes and some gluten-free grains. I don’t know how things will start to affect me, but I will say that yesterday we cheated a little with a Sunday latte, and my tummy has not been very happy about it.

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