Live Below the Line: Diary – Day 2

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Day 2

Not excited for my porridge. Nup. Not one bit. After yesterday’s glue experience I was dreading it. However I added a touch more coconut milk and soaked the oats before cooking them and in the end it wasn’t all THAT bad. I miss my cereal and soy milk 😦

Again, I got hungry quite quickly and would probably give my pinkie for a coffee. Its amazing how quickly you realize how much you consume and the sheer price of it!
One coffee is about 2 and a 1/2 days worth of food on LBL. One coffee! It is so easy to forget that gum, mineral water, juice, piece of slice that you have throughout the day.

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LBL is definitely teaching me lessons that can only really be experienced. And whilst this isn’t a true representation of the daily struggle that people living below the poverty line experience, I get a little taste of what it would be like.
I get excited for my lunch and dinners but not so much for breakfast. Continually reminding myself about the cause!!!

I am also very grateful that my best buddy Steph is texting me throughout the day for updates and chats about how ‘exciting’ our food is haha.

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