Intuitive Eating 101

I know I talk a lot about my struggles with living in the moment and with intuitive eating (also known as mindful eating), which kind of go hand and hand, but I realized I may need to introduce or reintroduce the intuitive eating concept.  So here’s a little snapshot of what I’ve learned about along the

Self Awareness + Mindful Eating = Health & Happiness

Since I started this blog I’ve been struggling with being able to say I have a weight loss success story.  But at the beginning of the year I made it a goal to lose 10 lbs and keep them off.  I thought losing the weight wouldn’t be a problem because I’ve had success in the past.  I thought

My Top 5 Intuitive Eating Sites

If you’ve been following my blog, you know that since I started blogging I’ve lost a dress size and have been able to keep it off for a year using intuitive eating, not diets to get me there.  It is because of this that I decided to share my Top 5 Intuitive Eating Go To

Principles of Intuitive Eating (Mindful Eating)

A lot of people have asked me what Intuitive Eating is and how it can help in weight loss/weight management goals.  Below is my interpretation of the 10 Principles of Intuitive Eating as outlined on the website created by Evelyn Tribole, MS, RD and Elyse Resch, MS, RDN, CEDRD, Fiaedp, FADA, authors of Intuitive Eating. 1. Reject the Diet Mentality This

My Weight Loss Awareness is Back!!!

I’m not going to lie, life has been good to me in the relationship department for the past few months or so because I’ve been living in the moment instead of seeing the normal bumps that come with relationships, seem  like mountains.  Unfortunately, since this is a change to how I normally deal with things, my

Using Ayurveda to Reach Our Ideal Weight

I first heard about Ayurveda when I was speaking to some co-workers from India during a Celebration of Staff Diversity event at work.  They explained that Ayurveda was a healing process used in India based on massage.  I was already sold once I heard massage, but in January’s Chopra Center Newsletter I learned more about Ayurveda and