Be Grateful

How gratitude can really change your perspective

First Weekly Update

In one of my first posts I talked about wanting accountability. Sharing an update with my progress weekly will keep me accountable for my choices. What better time to start than after a week full of wins! This week has been full of so many wins. Despite being stressed out by not knowing when theContinue reading “First Weekly Update”

Enjoy your food

I‘ve realized that when I eat, I eat very quickly. Before I’ve even finished chewing the first bite I am already shoving the next bite of food into my mouth. Coming to this realization has made me ask myself: Why am I in a hurry? It’s OK to eat quickly if I have a limitedContinue reading “Enjoy your food”

Your Mind Gives Up Quicker Than Your Body

While I was working out recently the instructor said something that really stuck with me. It was just what I needed to get me through a tough part of the workout. She said “Your mind gives up quicker than your body.” It really inspired me to push my body to its limits. Sometimes during myContinue reading “Your Mind Gives Up Quicker Than Your Body”

Think before you eat

When I began my journey to wellness my main goal was to control eating binges. I made the decision to talk to a therapist about the issue and learned a lot about myself. I learned that my binging began when I moved out on my own and had to take control of my life. IContinue reading “Think before you eat”

Listen to your body

One very helpful way to improve your eating habits is to listen to your body. When you eat, ask yourself how you feel after. Better yet, before you eat, ask yourself how you will feel after. I’ve noticed that when I eat something healthy I feel way better the next day than if I hadContinue reading “Listen to your body”

Accidental Cheat Day

The last few days have been rough when it comes to having control of my eating. I had been doing so well. On Tuesday afternoon I had a little bit of weakness and had 2 treats instead of 1. On Wednesday I had an accidental cheat day and I was not happy with myself whenContinue reading “Accidental Cheat Day”