Binge-Free Achievement Bracelet

Yazan: love2eatinpa | 08 December 2009 | 6 Comments
Categories: Day to Day Stuff

A therapist, who I started to see a little over two years ago when I first realized I had an eating disorder (and not just a sweet tooth for the past 30+ years), asked me what I or OA was doing to help mark the accomplishment of each day or week that goes by that I […]

Why Can't I Just Slow Down?

Yazan: love2eatinpa | 05 November 2009 | 2 Comments
Categories: Day to Day Stuff

As a compulsive overeater, even while abstinent, I have a terrible habit of always eating like it’s the last food I’m ever going to be able to eat, and if I can eat it fastest I will win some spectacular prize.  I know I’m supposed to slow down and savor whatever it is I’m eating, (and I do enjoy all the abstinent foods I eat all day) but […]

Before You Take that First Bite…

Yazan: love2eatinpa | 27 October 2009 | No Comments
Categories: Day to Day Stuff

One of the things that really sucks about this addiction is that when trying to be abstinent, you know that you can’t even eat just one or two of something because you know that one or two is not enough.  I mean, who can really eat just two m&m’s or two potato chips and be satisfied?  A person […]

Less Than Two Weeks Until Halloween…

Yazan: love2eatinpa | 20 October 2009 | 4 Comments
Categories: Here comes Halloween

What used to be one of my favorite times of the year is coming up – Halloween.  While it is really fun to take your kids trick or treating , to see and enjoy the holiday through their eyes, it is also fun to hold their candy bags for them (which of course always get too […]

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