How did i go from barely being able to eat an apple to now being able to eat heaps of delicious food and not have the slightest bit of anxiety? Well i can tell you it wasn't an easy journey and didn't happen overnight. It definitely feels like a different person when i think back… Continue reading How i got over my fear of food and eating? | eating disorder recovery
This new years eve, when i was celebrating with my friends we began talking about new years resolutions. I don't actually have any new years resolutations - i have goals and dreams for the whole year, but no resolutions. However all my friends had the goal, to start eating better and working out. I was… Continue reading New years resolution -start eating better and working out? | Making sustainable lifestyle changes
A question i have been getting a little more frequently at the moment is, "why do i eat oil and salt?" or "is it unhealthy to eat oil or salt?". It is a little frightening to see an increase in this question, as it shows how many do have a fear of certain foods. And… Continue reading Eating oil and salt unhealthy? Nutrition post
I think the topic binge eating has been one of my most requested blog posts the past few months, and i have been meaning to write this post for a while. Binge eating - and bulimia - are mental illnesses which don't always show from the outside and are secretive illnesses which people can suffer… Continue reading Binge eating recovery: Tips, advice, my experience: Masterpost
Sometimes i think i give off the image that i have a "perfect, balanced diet and intake"..... Or maybe i don't. But i think i can give off the image that i always eat vegetables, always have balanced meals and always listen to my body... which isn't always the case. I mean, if listening to… Continue reading Good food = good mood | Listening to your body | Perfect diet and balanced intake?
Let's talk fat..... Some people fear fat in their diet and believe the myth that "eating fat makes you fat". I will begin by saying that that is not true at all - so please don't believe that myth. What about the different types of fat.... saturated? Unsaturated? Cholesterol? Essential fatty acids? What are they… Continue reading Different fats – Saturated, monounsaturated, polyunsaturated, essential fatty acids, cholesterol. Why do we need to eat fats? |Nutrition post
Having extreme hunger or extreme cravings or uncontrollable binging sessions is not a healthy relationship with food and is often a sign that something is wrong. Binge eating (or bulimia - where you also compensate for the binging) is actually a lot more common than people realise, and it is an eating disorder that many… Continue reading Dealing with extreme hunger and binges? | Nutrition advice | Masterpost