Tag Archives: food addiction

Feeding the Tiger, Fighting the Lions

Lord, long before the 92 pounds left , I was hopelessly tied up by the gluttony monster and he kept me trapped. He wasn’t about to let me go. I had given up with no hope of ever breaking free. Just like the elephant tied … Continue reading

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How I Ate This Weekend. Dieters Beware. Triple XXX Rating.

I will instruct you and teach you in the way you should go; I will guide you with My eye. Psalm 32:8 NKJV ____________________________ Last week a friend asked how I ate. I tried to answer her questions. She wanted … Continue reading

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Eau de Butter Cream Parfum 

(True story.)  When she walked into the room the fragrance of sweetness followed her. As she stood still, the aroma settled over her. Everyone could smell the sweetness that surrounded her. I leaned back to breathe in the sweetness. Hmmm. I whispered to my sister-in-law, “What’s … Continue reading

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  LOVE

Lord, I don’t know what to say. I’ve been so guilty of focusing on my plans instead of praying for others. Help me to pray according to Your will. My child, a lot of your prayers were  you singing to Me when … Continue reading

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TIBITS/ HELPFUL HINTS – WHAT I LEARNED ON MY WEIGHT LOSS JOURNEY

(Disclaimer: I’m allowed sweets on my food plan though I can only eat half or less. The following list explains how I eat my sweets. I do find it interesting that since I’m allowed sweets, they just don’t entice me … Continue reading

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FEAR AND VICTORY

    Lord, I’m so afraid of those scales. Tomorrow is “weigh” day and I’m scared. I can’t take it anymore. My child, know that your worth is  not determined by the number on a machine. I created you and you’re worth so much more. I … Continue reading

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IT’S A “GOD” THING – 71 pounds gone.

In May 2013, I weighed 241 lbs. and served as a cook for Celebrate Recovery. God has a real sense of humor putting me in a place of service right in the middle of my addiction. Sometimes we “Christians” look down … Continue reading

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