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5 things to do instead of over eating

Ahhhhh, Friday.  This week has been a mixed bag.  Work has been a little hectic, and also exciting, and my personal life has been busy, and sad, and happy, and really just all of the emotions recently.  On Wednesday, I started the day with a hectic meeting, and I felt like I was spending the… Continue reading 5 things to do instead of over eating

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September Recap

Nothing has gone as planned today, so this is late coming out (thank you Verizon for taking your sweet time fixing our internet!) but here it is! Wait, where did September go?!  I know I probably say this every month, but September really did fly by!  This month has been super busy for me both… Continue reading September Recap

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Restriction Vs Self Love

I baked cookies this weekend for the essential oils class, and there are still some leftover. Yesterday, those cookies kept catching my attention.  Had this been a year ago, or maybe even 6 months ago, those cookies would've been gone by Monday afternoon.  If you didn't know better, you'd think this post is about self… Continue reading Restriction Vs Self Love

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Setbacks Are Not Failures

Sometimes I forget I've only been on this journey for a few months.  It feels like it's been forever and how could I possibly go back to old habits.  But that's just not practical.  Success is not a linear path; there are setbacks, but those setbacks don't automatically equate to failure. While I don't necessarily… Continue reading Setbacks Are Not Failures

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Did TV tell you to binge?

I've been spinning this thought around in my head for awhile now, and I've struggled to put it into words, so forgive me if this isn't a fully baked idea. I'm not a fan of blame shifting.  We are all responsible for our choices and how we allow outside influences to affect us, but I… Continue reading Did TV tell you to binge?