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Feeding MomEat

Watching someone recover from surgery reminds you how great it is to just be able to eat. Even knee surgery can make eating hard. restricted. fun-less. And it makes you wonder about the times you just want a vanilla ice cream cone. And how when you do, you should just eat one. Continue reading

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New York Soda Ban

The New York Board of Health approved a ban on large, sugary drinks in restaurants, movie theaters, stadiums. I’m not a fan of this measure. Here’s why: Whatever happened to choice? CHOICE, people, CHOICE. I’m a decently healthy eater and if I want a giant Coca Cola at the movies so be it. It’s not … Continue reading

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Full

There is a range of hunger I learned a while ago. On one extreme you have starvation and on the other you have absolutely overstuffed sick. I try, in daily practice, to fall comfortably in the middle of two extremes. But, sometimes, sometimes, Sometimes, like last night, I come home from a LONG day at … Continue reading

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Commercial

I’d like to make it through one evening without a commercial that tells me how awesomely wonderful it is that I can replace soda with water. pretty certain I knew that. eat chocolate crisps instead of real chocolate to satisfy my chocolate craving. ditto. eat activia every day. got it. I remember a time when … Continue reading

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The Real Healthy

We get so caught up sometimes with our whole grains, veggies, fruits, not too much soda, get enough calcium, health message mayhem, we forget sometimes what it is like to not be healthy.  We forget sometimes, actually, how healthy we really are. I hear people say they fell off the wagon when they eat an … Continue reading

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Chocolate

It’s not an uncommon story. She was craving chocolate, a brownie, or a cookie-she was not picky. She could taste the chocolate in her mouth. Her whole body reacted to the mere thought of chocolate. Smooth. Creamy. Dark. Chocolate. She had to have it. Now. Now. Now. But, to be good, she ate a handful … Continue reading

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Would You Rather

The other day we played would you rather? You know, the crazy cool game where you choose between two mostly bad scenarios and figure out which you would rather (and sometimes good scenarios, love love love the good scenarios) Like, would you rather eat snake or fight one? Either way let’s face it, you lose, … Continue reading

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