I Am On A DIET*

*Because we ALL are. A few weeks ago, we talked about fighting overwhelm by taking small steps that lead us towards a larger goal. We used the saying “How do you eat an elephant?” to help us see that with small actions, compounded over time, we can achieve our goals. This week, we are talking…

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Go To SLEEP!!! (Guide To Getting The Perfect Night’s Sleep)

If you are a parent, you have likely yelled out those words at least a few times after hearing your child slowly patter down the stairs because…….they are thirrrssttyy…. Or hunnngggrrryyyyy….or cannnn’t sleeeeeeeeeep… Or perhaps those words remind you of your own parents telling you to “Go to sleep!” for the umpteenth time when you…

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Life is short.

I saw something in a store window recently that reminded me of this truth. And if we aren’t paying attention, we can sometimes forget. That life is short. I was walking down a street in one of the cute neighbourhoods where I live and saw a sign in a store window that read: “Life is short. Eat…

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WHO Can I BLAME For This?

My name is Sarah, and I am a recovering blamer. I have a long history with blaming. Growing up, our family went to church on Sundays. My father was a warden, my mother sang in the choir and my brother and I served at the alter. We couldn’t be late. We would all eat breakfast,  get…

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Lies We Tell Our Ourselves…and Our Children

“If you eat fat, you’ll get fat”. “You can never be too thin or too rich”. “If you don’t eat, you won’t gain weight”. These are some of the messages that I heard growing up. My mother taught me the importance of eating well from a young age, and a strong positive message I received…

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Pleasure or Pain? (Plus 10 Tips For Lasting Weight Loss From Those Who’ve Been There)

I have recorded this post in order to better serve you and hopefully make it easier for you to receive this message. I hope it proves to be helpful. In last week’s post, I shared James’ story. Ever since meeting him and seeing his transformation, I have begun to look at overweight and obese people…

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