Dieting is not really about health, and we all know it.
Maintaining a body weight lower than what is natural for you will also cause your body to constantly crave food, large amounts of it.
When I was dieting, I had little time for anything else but thoughts of food and exercise: what I could eat, what I couldn’t, when could I eat again, and what would fit into my days’ “points” allowance; when I would exercise, how I didn’t want to but had to, and how many calories I […]
Sometimes we use our bodies as a proxy for what’s really wrong. But our bodies aren’t the problem, and we’re not fixing anything with dieting…
Do you feel like you’re a food addict? Do you spend all your time avoiding foods you feel crazy around? Maybe it’s not the food after all…
Aaron and I got to interview one of my fat-activist heroes recently, Virgie Tovar. Virgie drops some serious knowledge on us about fat phobia, sexism, dieting and fighting a toxic culture. Oh and Babecamp! She is way fun and I’m addicted to her laugh. I hope you enjoy this episode as much as we did making […]
I never forgot to eat anything until I stopped dieting for good…
I was sick at home a few weeks ago and my appetite (along with my energy, my throat and my good humor) was shot. I didn’t feel like eating anything in particular, but I was still hungry and I knew I needed to put something on my stomach. I did what any sick person with […]
Join us as we explore the idea of health and wellness from a new perspective. Each episode we will discuss topics that we hope to help you improve your health, body image and fitness without obsessing on the scale or counting calories. We believe in Health at Every Size®, Intuitive Eating, and body positivity and we want to help you build the confidence to ditch the scale, and embrace your health without shaming your body.