On Monday 19 March, the Tofu Team embarked on our raw vegan adventure, and truly, what an adventure it was. Madeleine was suffering from exhaustion two days in, Mark almost ended up passed out on the floor of the upstart editorial meeting, and Alyce was on the verge of committing atrocities in exchange for a mere sip of coffee. Needless to say, it didn’t end well, and the combination of an extremely limited diet, truly revolting food, exhaustion and mental breakdown, meant that by Thursday afternoon all three of us were more than ready to throw in the towel. That’s right, we didn’t even last the week. Yes we are ashamed. Luckily we are now able to deal with the blow to our egos by once again gorging ourselves on delicious chips, chocolate, cake and coffee. Comfort food, how we missed you!
These are our stories of failure: