Every once in a while I get a hankering to do a food challenge. Typically every February I challenge myself not to consume sugar. I pick February because it’s the shortest month of the year. But after the amount of ice cream I consumed this summer, I’d rather not wait until February for a challenge. For most of the month of September, starting on Tuesday, September 5th (after Labor Day Weekend), I’ll be doing a Month of Mindful Eating. Anyone want to join me?
This challenge is a little open ended. You can pick what Mindful Eating means for you. Maybe you grab chips or chocolate without even noticing and after you regret it and you want to cut those trigger foods out. Maybe you need to be accountable for what you eat so it would help to snap a picture and share each meal with a friend. Perhaps you could reduce alcohol or soda intake. For me, I’m going to try portion control and moderation because that is what I struggle with the most. To keep me honest, I’m going to record my foods in my Fitbit App so I can […]