Recently I was introduced to intermittent fasting. Being in the post menopause phase of life getting the scales to move sometimes can be daunting. But the shocker has been how easy this way of eating is for me.
But the real shocker when you are an emotional, food obsessed eater? The work I have done on myself, the endless cravings, food compulsions has worked. As I sit here in a fasted stated not eaten anything in over 18 hours I am not hungry. But even more important I wasn't sitting, staring at the clock when it hit the 18th hour waiting on when I could put a morsel of food in my mouth. Eating everything in sight because I might not get to eat what I want, when I want it, as the fear of deprivation would overwhelm me. I am no longer food obsessed.
If you have never struggled with emotional eating, compulsive eating or felt like a down right food addict then none of what I just said makes any sense. But if you are or have, then you...
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