Mindful Eating Articles

How to Explain Intuitive Eating to a Friend.

“Never ever let somebody stop you or shame you from being yourself.” – Lizzo Our culture is steeped in dieting and while intuitive eating (IE) is gaining traction in main stream media and is now more recognized than it was in previous years, IE is still misunderstood...

Intuitive Fasting?! How to spot fake Intuitive Eating.

How to spot fake Intuitive Eating Diet culture is sneaky, and as Intuitive Eating gains in popularity and press, it’s important to call out what isn’t Intuitive Eating. Wellness culture and diet culture are co-opting the language (by using the word INTUITIVE before...

Pregnancy & Intuitive Eating

Pregnancy Hunger & Intuitive Eating  You’ve heard the joke about pregnant women, eating for two, right?  While this is a funny notion, it’s not entirely true, at least from a calorie standpoint. Breastfeeding actually requires more calories compared to...

Does Intuitive Eating Work?

How to measure progress without stepping on the scale.  In my late teens and early twenties I was addicted to dieting, addicted to the scale. I even worked as a Weight Watcher “counselor” for a brief period of time. At my worst, I weighed myself daily, sometimes more....