I created a new group and hope it will help others seeking support! Please read it and share with others who may need help in this area:
Topic, Sugar Abstinance
Today was Day 1 of my sugar abstinance. After eliminating cane sugar several months ago, I had been dabbling in coconut-sugar desserts...I found myself back to increasing quantities rather quickly. I also have been craving MORE sugar. And, a sugar- induced yeast infection has started along with itchy skin all over my body! These same symptoms occurred to help me realize my allergy to alcohol, so I am thankful for the body's clear direction. I am THANKFUL for it, but NOT HAPPY with having to AVOID SUGAR!!! And my doctor says I should also be careful of too much Stevia as it can cause sugar cravings. Thought I'd see if some other friends could use support on this journey! Thanks for reading
I am divorced since august 2015.After my divorce i developed a drinking problem.Now I am a little over 3 months sober and have been going to all female AA meetings straight from work 3 times a week over the past 2 months. I enjoy the meetings and I feel like I do get something out of them, so I keep coming back, but I have always struggled with all of the hugging and touching by one woman that...
That's the title of the memoir I'm writing about the next eighteen months. Seriously. In 18 months, I'll be 60 years old. I think of myself as someone who's battled food addiction all her life, but the reality of it is that with a few short-lived exceptions, I'm actually someone who's mostly just given in to her food addictions her whole life. I've thought about battling it, I've belittled...