“Orthorexia is an unhealthy obsession with eating healthy food, or with the idea of eating healthy food.” That’s what Dr Steven Bratman told me, when I got in touch with him via Skype to talk about my project. Dr Bratman coined the term “Orthorexia Nervosa” in 1997, to describe instances of pathological healthy eating behaviour. … More Fruit puns aside – should we be more concerned about fruitarianism?
This will be a quick update, because as you can probably imagine, I have a lot to get done before the grand reveal on Wednesday, but I wanted to share a resource that I came across in my research. By this point, I’ve explained largely how I found contributors for my documentary, and much of … More Where are all the fruitarians?
Welcome back to When Life Gives You Lemons my faithful fruitbats! It’s just five days until the deadline, and I want to use this opportunity to thank everyone who has taken the time to have a browse of the blog so far. It’s been extremely encouraging to get such positive feedback, and I was over … More SebCam: the fruitarian pornstar
So it’s high time I told you about some of the people I’ve been speaking to for my documentary – something I realise I’ve withheld for too long. I insist that you contain your excitement, maintain your dignity, and let curiosity get the better of you. Trying to find people to interview for When Life … More The Fruitarian Athlete: Owen Gayle
Believe it or not, I am not writing this blog purely for enjoyment – although I am having a field day as I fulfill my destiny as the fruity wordsmith. This behind-the-scenes blog, and the When Life Gives You Lemons documentary will be assessed as part of my third year grade for my degree in … More Target audience & TV strand
Good evening fruity friends! How about a progress update? Go on then. To put it vaguely, things seem to be coming together. Although I’ve had my fair share of hindrances for this major project, I am happy (ecstatic) to confirm that I have found a very suitable final interviewee in the shape of Community Dietitian and … More Where did the idea come from?
If you haven’t worked out what fruitarianism is by now, then you’re probably scratchin’ the old noggin trying to figure out what on earth I’ve been talking about. If there were ever an ‘ism’ that was so self explanatory, then this would have to be it. Fruitarianism is no new concept; in fact quite the … More What? They only eat fruit?