Straight and Curly Ep 30: Making sense of diet and food #3


This is the second of a three-part series Carly and I are doing in an attempt to demystify food and diets. And I won’t lie, it’s a bigger job than I thought!

In this episode we cover

  • Not having any non-nourishing food in the house
  • Buying treats one at a time/in small single portion sizes
  • The strategy of convenience/inconvenience
  • Choosing to prioritise health over saving money
  • Having 5 cups of veggies every day
  • Getting comfortable with being hungry
  • Serving yourself on a smaller plate
  • Spending calories wisely
  • Always sitting down to eat
  • Drinking HEAPS of water
  • Making good choices 80% of the time so that you can be more relaxed 20% of the time


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