Category Archives: Compulsive Eating

Seeking Good Feelings from Bad Food

Seeking good feelings from bad food is a crazy merry-go-round, ending up in a panic to eat something that will bring emotional ease, like an addict chasing a high but not finding the right drug-cocktail to get it because with … Continue reading

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Help for Binge Eating

I sent this out in the Daily Raw Inspiration the other day…. Raw Alienation It sounds like Raw Alien Nation, and sometimes it feels like we are that, doesn’t it! I was hiking along today with a view of the … Continue reading

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Everything You Know About Losing Weight Is Wrong

You think it is about changing your ways, setting intentions, visualizing, staying positive, having a plan, schedule and support network, exercising, changing your habits, never giving up, eating a bigger breakfast, not eating after dark, eating fewer calories than you … Continue reading

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I Can Accept Myself As I Am

I’m still on the wagon and loving it! I’m looking forward to sharing some of the steps to how I think this happened! Here is one of them…. This was one of the EBT (Emotional Brain Training) Cycles that I … Continue reading

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Emotional Brain Training TeleGroup with Barbara Gabriel, MFT

An 8 Month Program – 1.5 hour Teleclass every Wednesday at 4:00 PM – Beginning Wednesday October 3rd. How The Emotional Brain Training Teleclass Group works… 1. Email me if interested, and I will email you a sign-up link if there … Continue reading

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Refined Food Addiction

Do you live in service to your gut or to your higher intelligence? Perhaps you can not serve two masters in this arena. Either your gut rules you and you live to do its bidding, or your mind/spirit rules you … Continue reading

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Emotional Brain Training

We recently finished up an absolutely wonderful raw hiking yoga retreat week. I’ll have photos coming to my Facebook page soon. We were fortunate to have a very magical group of guests and I feel I have learned as much … Continue reading

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Non-Addictive Food

Interesting discovery: Storm made a meal for some non-raw guests tonight. It was absolutely delicious. But I found myself snacking on some almond butter and honey shortly after dinner even though I wasn’t hungry. Then I sat and thought “the … Continue reading

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When Our Food Addictions Hurt Others

I took this Blog post from our 28 Days Raw online community. I like the direction of this woman’s thoughts, questioning how our compulsive eating hurts our family. I also think this blog post represents a somewhat common experience on … Continue reading

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My Life & Death Battle With a Food Demon

How did it all start? It started with the best year ever! After about 7 or 8 years at 99% to 100% raw, my longest raw stint ever, I topped it off with a year of 100% raw without raw … Continue reading

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How To Stick to Any Diet!

Empower Yourself The secret to sticking with a diet is to empower yourself. And how do you empower yourself? Well when you are committed to a certain diet plan, whether it is 100% vegetarian, vegan or raw vegan, or whether … Continue reading

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Daily Raw Inspiration – Setting Doable Goals for Change

If you desire to lose weight or get healthier, it is important to honor what you say you are going to do. Many of us have backed out of what we said we were going to do so many times … Continue reading

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Daily Raw Inspiration – Safe Snacking Strategies

Snacking Strategies…If you know for a fact that you walk in to the kitchen every half an hour searching for a nibble of something whether out of habit, boredom, or just the need for a break, you need a strategy … Continue reading

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