Eating challenges in Midlife

Posts focus on eatings challenges in midlife.

May 3, 2022

What is mindfulness? Why you want to learn this skill & How to get started

Are you hearing more about mindfulness and mindful eating? Who doesn’t want to learn to enjoy food more and break the habit of constant mindless snacking?  But the thought of having to put in hours of time to practice into an abstract practice was a definite no for me. Little […]
April 7, 2022

The exhausting cycle that makes you overeat and keeps you away from energizing and sustainable eating

Do you overeat? Have you ever over-eaten? Have you ever felt a loss of control with your food intake? I think most of us have. From plates piled high at Thanksgiving Dinner to over-doing it on the holiday baking, we have all had meals and days when we have eaten […]
November 3, 2021

Having trouble with your portion sizes? There is more to your appetite than your will power

Are you having trouble controlling your portion sizes and how much you eat? Do you limit your portions in the day but then overeat later at night? Do you play a daily hoarding game where you try to limit the amount of food you consume, only to end up overeating […]
December 11, 2020

Lunch ideas for when you are in Zoom meetings all day

Recently, I spent the day in online appointments. My sessions were stacked back-to-back, starting at 7:30am. I ate breakfast, came to my office with a cup of coffee, a glass of water in hand and got started. By noon, I was ready for lunch but had nothing organized or prepared. […]
April 2, 2020

5 Culprits in our Food Cravings

Are you finding that you are craving more carbohydrates these days? You aren’t alone. Based on the questions I am getting from clients and what I see happening on social media, food cravings are something we are all facing. In this post, I highlight 5 general culprits that lead us […]
February 15, 2018

Is your social life sabotaging your weight?

Is your social life wreaking havoc with your weight? Lunch with your girlfriend. Beer and chicken wings with the guys. Wine after work. Take out Friday night (you deserve it after the week you’ve had!). Date night Saturday night. Family brunch on Sunday. Getting together with family and friends are […]