Transformation of the Day: Racquel lost 160 pounds. Her motivation was to overcome PCOS and insulin resistance to become a mother. She figured out what eating habits work for her, had gastric bypass surgery, and addressed her food addiction.
Yaya lost 100+ pounds. Depression, pre-diabetes, food addiction, and high blood pressure could not stop her. She was determined to turn her life around. She had gastric sleeve surgery in 2019, switched to a low carb lifestyle, and committed to working out.
Margon lost 57 pounds by switching to a low carb lifestyle and working out three days a week. She is determined to break her unhealthy addiction to food.
Update: Shout out to Veda! She is still going strong. View this post on Instagram Because it’s Tuesday. #weightlossjourney #weightlosstransformation #transformationtuesday #lovethejourney #fit4fall #lovethejourney A post shared by Veda Yvette (@flawsome_journey) on Sep 18, 2018 at 5:05pm PDT Transformation of the Day: Veda lost 254 pounds. After trying to release the weight on her own […]
View this post on Instagram A post shared by The One And Only B’Neika 🦄 (@onceuponasquat_official) on Dec 4, 2018 at 9:33am PST Transformation of the Day: B’Neika lost 130 pounds. When her world was falling down, exercise became a source of strength and comfort. This former food addict has learned so much about herself during […]
We have all heard our friends and family say, “I just can’t stop eating these_____________ (fill in the blank).” We have even heard people say “jokingly” that they are addicted to certain foods, but can food really be addictive, like drugs or alcohol? Many say yes. Consider this example, the Coca plant has been cultivated […]
Stress eating, emotional eating and eating for comfort involve the consumption of calories when the body is sufficiently fueled and not hungry. Eating when you’re not hungry can lead to weight gain, self-esteem issues, depression and avoidance of working through stressful situations and difficult emotions. I’ve had a stress eating issue at work before and […]
Sondra lost 87 pounds. This Zeta Phi Beta soror battled food addiction, yo-yo dieting and a number of weight-related medical issues. With a great support system backing her up, she began her journey with prayer and researching her options. Her hard work has paid off and now she’s sharing how she did it. I was addicted […]
Goal for Week 2 of our December Challenge (Dec 6-12): Commit to feeding your body, NOT your emotions. If you are dealing with emotional eating, stress eating, overeating or food addiction, get to the REAL root of your issues. Have you committed to eating right and exercising but emotions, situations and stress keep derailing your efforts? […]
Updates: More Resources for Week 1 – Don’t Drink Your Calories More Resources for Week 2 – Emotional/Stress Eating Are you ready for 2016? December can be a very very busy month. You may have to deal with lots of demands on your time and on your emotions, but you also have to deal with lots of temptation […]