Overeating/Food Thinking Out Loud

Oklahoma Is Apparently Fat AND Skinny

I’ve known for some time that Oklahoma was one of the top obese states in our nation. Number 6, to be exact. And while listening to the news last night I also learned that it is the 4th hungriest state. The irony. Today will conclude a 21-day Daniel Fast that I’ve been on since January 1st. I chose to do this fast for spiritual reasons. When we deny our body of food, we are more…

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I Wish I Could Say I’m Fixed

But I’m not. I did some video blogs about a year ago in regards to my overeating issues.  I shared the enlightenment I received, how I lost weight and what I do maintain overeating sobriety.  I did all of this after the hard stuff.  After all of the humiliating and embarrassing realizations that God showed me and that I shared with those closest to me. Cuz y’all, it’s so much easier to talk about the…

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You Humble Me, Lord

Norah Jones is one of my favorite singer/songwriters.  I think her jazzy, sultry tone is perfect for an evening on the porch or a long drive to my home state to pass the hours.  Because, you understand, I know every single solitary note and word to her songs.  And I sing loud.  This isn’t necessarily because her roots are deep in the heart of Texas.  While that definitely does this misplaced Texan’s heart some good,…

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Burn The Ships

Many months ago I purchased a sign that made me literally laugh out loud at the local Hobby Lobby.  It reads: There’s a skinny girl inside me who is trying to get out but I can usually shut her up with cookies. Since I’ve been on my weight-loss journey for the last five months, many of my friends have asked why I haven’t gotten rid of the sign. Good question.  My answer? Because I don’t…

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