Category: "Emotional Eating"

I FAILED. REALLY, REALLY BADLY

October 14th, 2017 | 2 comments

I Failed. Really, Really Badly.
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I have failed many times in my life. But never have I failed as often or as hard as I have with my eating.

The emotional pain of falling off the "good eating" bandwagon is sharp. One minute you're all smug, thinking that you FINALLY have your eating under control. THIS time it's for real. The kilos are melting off your booty. You're kicking butt at the gym. Chocolate pies come and go and not a single crumb touches your lips.
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HOW TO ACTIVATE YOUR INNER SLIM GIRL

October 2nd, 2017 | no comments

How To Activate Your Inner Slim Girl
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Okay, let me lay it on the line for you...
 

If you want a sure-fire way to send yourself into a week-long eating frenzy, just tell yourself you’ll start a diet “next Monday”. I promise you’ll be hitting the nearest Krispy Kreme counter in fifteen seconds flat. Believe me... I did it more times than I care to remember (insert sad face emoji here).

So, when it comes to activating your inner slim girl, we ne...

5 WAYS YOU ARE SABOTAGING YOURSELF

September 25th, 2017 | no comments

5 Ways You Are Sabotaging Yourself
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Your weight loss is ticking along nicely. The emotional eating is under control. And then, BAM! That pesky Voice in your head convinces you to crack open the block of chocolate that's been sitting in the cupboard for the past two weeks, after all… you’ve been so “good” lately, you deserve a "treat", right?
 

Of course, four blocks of chocolate, a pizza and one (half frozen) cherry danish later, you sit alone, d...

5 STEP PARTY SURVIVAL GUIDE

September 11th, 2017 | no comments

5 Step Party Survival Guide
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It's that time of year when people shower me with pressies, feed me cake and generally make a fuss. Yup, IT'S MY BIRTHDAY!  But whether you have a party, wedding, christening, Hanukkah, Passover, Ramadan, or just a good 'ol Aussie barbie to attend, we will always find a reason to stress over food.
Tables are groaning under the weight of celebratory treats and you can't bat a false eyelash without being assaulted by  the scent of tem...

MY DAILY PRACTICE TO BEAT THE BINGE

August 29th, 2017 | 2 comments

My Daily Practice to Beat the Binge
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Allow me to be upfront here... I'm never going to be one of those Coaches that gives you a light and fluffy solution to a soul-crushingly serious issue.

Bingeing is NOT fun.

Not only is it not fun, it feels dark, shameful, destructive, uncontrollable and suffocating (honest enough for you?)

I get it. I know what it's like because not only did I live in Binge City for over 25 years of my life, there are days when I ST...

7 LESSONS LEARNED FROM BINGE EATING

August 6th, 2017 | no comments

7 Lessons Learned from Binge Eating
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The truth?... I'm not really happy with my body. There. I said it.

In fact, there are maaaany days when I just am so done with this whole thing I've got going on with food.

Why can't I just feel normal around food?

Why is my eating so "good" for days, months, weeks at a time and then... BOOM! I take a one-way trip to Binge City and the Mayor of the town, who wears donuts for pants and has M&M's where his eyes sho...