God Alone Suffices

God Alone Suffices

It's a Motivational Monday for our Freedom Tastes Better followers and we want to share it here as well.  This week I want to share with you a prayer that I read the past week by St. Teresa of Avila. It has caused me to stop and think on several occasions. Let's look at the truth in this prayer line by line. "Let nothing disturb you."So many times, I can let ...

Forgiving the Fat Girl

Forgiving the Fat Girl

As I journeyed down this road of recovering from food addiction, I encountered a lot of things I didn't expect. What I'm going to share with you is one of the things I'm still working through. It's fresh and it's hard. Shame is hard to shake. It shows up every single time I look at a picture from over a year ago. I see the fat girl. She seems to cry out every single time I look at her, "Save me." I feel the hot rush of emb ...

What are You Really Trading?

What are You Really Trading?

If you've joined us for the Freedom Tastes Better Challenge, by now, I'm sure you have run into those days when you just want to throw in the towel and quit this challenge. You've cursed my name as you stood in front of the refrigerator staring at the cheese drawer. You've had a moment at the pantry thinking you might surely die if you didn't have that piece of chocolate. It's just one little piece.  That one little piece can be so much tro ...