Rant 3 – WHY THE RIDICULOUS MARK UP
The one thing I hate most about being a raw vegan is that I can never just walk out of the door in the morning.
There are always several calculations to be made: When did I last eat, when am I likely to need to eat again, where will I be, and will there be access to food I can eat
Often to avoid this logistical quagmire I carry around a great big canvas bag full of food.
but sometimes I don’t want to carry around food because
a) It’s an ugly bag and it rarely complements my outfit.
b) It’s heavy. 2500-3000 calories in raw vegetables and fruit will kill your shoulder.
And c) I sometimes simply resent that I’m a minority in society and my needs aren’t catered for.
But I regret every bag-less stance I’ve taken: my wallet empties and my belly doesn’t get full.
Here are some raw-food-on-the-go-price shockers:
I contend that the best value food on the go is from Sainbury’s; 800g of pineapples for £3.