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December 2011 Archives

Do you have to deny yourself the goodies that you make and enjoy just during this holiday season? No.  God made all good things for you to enjoy. So enjoy them. You can do that without a problem as long […]

Nobody loves me, everybody hates me, Guess I’ll go eat worms.  We’ve all had times when we could sing that song!  However, we usually sing, Nobody loves me, everybody hates me, Guess I’ll go eat cookies. Emotional eating can be […]

You have no less than four Christmas dinners to attend —  his office, your family, the church, family dinner with the kids and grandkids, etc.  How do you survive them without a lot of leftover pounds? If it is a […]

Stress eating — it can pile on the holiday pounds.  How can you avoid them?  Avoid stress. Okay, that’s easier said than done — but, whether you realize it or not, you actually choose your level of holiday stress.  Maybe […]

It’s the party season.  How can you get through these next weeks without blowing your healthy eating plan — and feeling perpetually crummy because of the sugar and junk? *Don’t go to a party hungry.  Eat a low glycemic snack […]

Nobody trips over mountains.  It is the small pebble that causes you to stumble.  Pass all the pebbles in your path and you will find you have crossed the mountain.  ~Author Unknown How many times have you accomplished something difficult,  […]

How do you survive the holidays without packing on holiday pounds — which most of us keep from now on?  We talked about being aware of the temptations and planning ahead.  Also, adding steps to our days can help counteract […]