WHAT TO EAT, WHY YOU EAT, AND HOW TO MAKE IT EASY

Cravings and obsessions

Listen to your body

Listen to your body

I’ve been reading the work of Marion Woodman, an author and Jungian analyst who’s well known for her writings on addiction and eating disorders. In much of her work, she talks about how literal the body is in its signals; in a recent interview she […]

All Worked Up: Our obsession with food.

All Worked Up: Our obsession with food.

“As a whole, we’re just generally all hot and bothered by food. We’re seduced by it’s loveliness, enraptured by its flavor and aroma, dazzled by its health-giving properties, and wistfully smitten by its rumored ability to make us wrinkle-free, toned and lean, ten pounds lighter by Labor Day and possibly immortal.”

Find pleasure in eating—without obsessing

Find pleasure in eating—without obsessing

What brings you pleasure? Real pleasure, so rich and deep that even thinking about it creates a visceral response? Right now, see if you can list a dozen things that bring you shivers of excitement or delight, elicit little mmmmms of satisfaction or make your […]