Three Ways I Achieved a Healthy Relationship With Food

Last week a colleague* complained to me that her mouth was sore from having eaten an entire bag of sour candies the evening prior. “This needs to stop,” she told me, “It’s out of control. It’s like this every evening these days.” I listened to her empathetically. I’ve been there; but not for a very… 

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are you hungry? thoughts on physical vs emotional hunger

Most days around three o’clock or so in the afternoon, I find myself standing in front of the office snack drawer and asking myself this question: am I hungry? I’ll admit it’s taken a fair amount of mindfulness to get to the point of asking this question in the first place. When I first started… 

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eat, drink, be merry – some thoughts on holiday eating

The holiday season is well and truly upon us now, and if your schedule is anything like mine you’ve been hitting the holiday party circuit big time with no signs of it letting up. I’ve been getting a lot of questions about how to manage the holiday season from a nutrition perspective, so today I… 

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mindful or mind full? some thoughts on mindful eating

Today’s post is brought to you by the lovely Ceri Jones of Natural Kitchen Adventures. I met Ceri a couple of years ago at a food blog conference and we’ve stayed in touch via our blogs and social media. A total inspiration, Ceri quit her job and crossed the Atlantic to follow her dreams and… 

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