Lose Weight, Workout…or…Cleanse My Soul?
For decades, I had the exact same New Year’s Resolution—LOSE WEIGHT! I would tweak it by adding “workout” or “get healthy” but it all pointed to me trying to be what this culture told me I must be in order to be accepted, desired and … loved.
If I had a dime for every minute I ate a carrot or denied myself from some food, alcohol or tasty treat offered to me by an innocent child, I would be a gazillionaire! Not to mention how miserable I was for weeks only to go back to my old habits and feel like