Autoimmune Arsenal: Diet

Dietary experiments, opinions, recommendations and advice for everyone! (not just those with autoimmunity)

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Sleep Hacking & Waking Up at 3am

Excerpt from this morning's journal: Slept at 10pm, woke up to use the bathroom at 1130, 0100, 0200 and 0300. Couldn’t fall back asleep from 3am onwards. Tried saying the rosary then meditating but by 4am I gave up and picked up a book (Earthing - The most important health discovery ever?) to read. This pattern [...]

Weekly Grocery Run: Sprouts 

From today's  weekly grocery shopping @ Sprouts! Organic Valley Eggnog $4.39 Organic virgin unrefined coconut oil  $14 Littlehouse Chunky Blue Cheese dressing & dip  $4 Himalayan coarse pink salt  $4.79 Organic valley pasture-raised unsalted cultured butter (1lb)  $6.29 Organic valley pasture-raised cream cheese  $3.79 Amy’s Gluten free rice mac & cheese  $3 6 bunches Green [...]

Pancake Experiment: Low-carb Gluten-free Flourless Strawberry Avocado Yogurt Pancakes

Woke up thinking of pancakes but since I only eat carbs at dinnertime, I scoured the net for a flourless low-carb pancake recipe to no avail. However, I did learn quite a bit about pancakes in general. Pancake Ingredients:  3 cage free eggs 6 tbsp organic grass-fed yogurt 1 tsp baking soda 2 tsp organic [...]

How To Wash Foods to Turn Them Almost “Organic”!

Sometimes, going 100% organic can be very expensive. Especially in Singapore where organic can be upwards of 10x the non-organic produce price. Here's a simple trick to wash your veggies and fruits to get rid of most of the pesticides, herbicides, dirt, bugs, mould and anything nasty you cant see and dont wanna eat! 1⃣ [...]

W3D4 – Anaerobic 

Swimming 6 x 200m Sprint / 2' rest Alternate every 100m between freestyle (5stroke1breath) and breaststroke (2stroke1breath) WU: Dynamic swinging + 1st set @ a lower intensity CD: 10mins easy swimming + extensive yoga stretching routine Worked out in a fasted state again. This time my Bulletproof Intermittent Fast lasted 20hours! Only ate lunch at 17:30 even [...]