Month: April 2015

Grocery Shopping Time Saving Tips – how to shop just 2 times a month

Grocery Shopping Time Saving Tips – how to shop just 2 times a month

I go grocery shopping once every two weeks. Yes, it’s true. I do not step foot into a grocery store (if I can help it) but twice a month. Also, I avoid the nightly question of “What’s for dinner? And do we have the ingredients?” It’s one less thing to stress over at the end of the day. You, too, can plan healthy meals, shop the sales to save some money and feel like you’re doing something good for your family while making your life a little easier.

The Biggest Shock of My Life: Twins!

The Biggest Shock of My Life: Twins!

As a new regular blogger at Northeast Ohio Parent Magazine, I am happy to share my first post on the NEOP website! This is how I learned I was pregnant with twins.

Part 4 of 4: 15 Key Lessons I Learned from Intuitive Eating

Part 4 of 4: 15 Key Lessons I Learned from Intuitive Eating

If you don’t have time to read all 4 parts of this series, here is a snapshot of some of the key lessons I learned about intuitive eating. I am happy to report I finally broke free of the dieter’s mentality and still manage to fit into my clothing! It’s a happy place to be.

Part 3 of 4: Putting an end to emotional eating

Part 3 of 4: Putting an end to emotional eating

I once heard excess weight is not about what you are eating but what’s eating you. To become an intuitive eater, I must first acknowledge the fact I cope with feeling bored or anxious by eating. I had to find ways to cope with these feelings in a different way than heading toward the kitchen. Truly, my hope is my daughters will sidestep the diet/weight trap I feel every woman gets tripped up with at some point. Read on to learn more.

Part 2 of 4: Why it was time to change my dysfunctional food relationship

Part 2 of 4: Why it was time to change my dysfunctional food relationship

Last week you learned about my personal history with food, eating and weight. I must say, I am humbled and grateful for the feedback I have received. I am not alone in the journey to find peace within myself and finally put an end to the internal war to achieve and maintain the “perfect” weight. There is no such thing. So, moving on… here is part 2 in this 4 part series.

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