After reading all the hype about the Paleo diet, a lifestyle change based on the dietary habits of our cave-dwelling ancestors, I decided to embark on my own two-week Paleo project. Once I got into a routine, it was great, but I was not prepared for what the first few days had in store. Here's an animated taste of what it was like.
Hold up. This diet lets you eat these wonderful things?
Eggs with bacon.
This sounds awesome!
But you can't eat dairy, gluten, brown rice, or even quinoa?
No beans or peanuts? That seems pretty random.
Whatever, I can do this. I'm a healthy eater, and everyone is raving about it! Let's give it a shot.
Keep reading to see what happened when I started going Paleo.