Sugar is something we all love. Our bodies are wired to seek sugar because it's a quick and easy source of fuel. For some people sugar can become an addiction, taking over their minds and consuming their thoughts.
Dr Lucy Burns talks about her sugar addiction. How she used to hide chocolate and relish the excuse to eat sugar in sociably acceptable settings.
She chats about how it consumed her and she felt powerless to stop it.
She explains how she over came her addiction and the tools she uses to prevent herself falling back into her sugar addiction.
In this episode, You Will Learn:
Dr Orlena: Hello, Lucy. It's fabulous to have you here. Thank you so much for being on the show today.
Dr Lucy: Thank you so much for having me.
Lack of motivation is one of the reasons why you can't achieve your goals, particularly your health and wellness goals.
You might have started working on your goals but quit in the middle because you feel unmotivated.
Today I'm going to show you that it can be fun and easy! Here's how to find inner motivation to health.
Hello, welcome to fit and fabulous with me, Dr Orlena Kerek. I hope that you're feeling fabulous today.
If you're not feeling fabulous, then this podcast is for you. We are going to be talking about finding your inner motivation. It's such an important topic.
Without your inner motivation, you...
Us humans don't like change. We like familiar and comfortable. But if we want to lead long healthy lives and feel fit and fabulous, most of us have to make some changes.
Dr Orlena chats about how to make "change" fun and easy so that you can make changes that stick. And get to feel fit and fabulous!
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It is a sunny day today. It is the Easter holidays as I've recorded this. It's kind of strange being in our small house because we're not used to being in a small house. I noticed that movement around the house is very difficult.
We have to make an effort to go outside, stretch our legs or get on our bikes or do...
Stopping overeating is the key to reaching a healthy weight. In the last few episodes we've looked at how to stop overeating from different angles. Today we're going to dive into mindful eating. What is mindful eating and how can it help you stop overeating?
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Spring is finally here. Hooray! I love spring here in Spain, you can start to see the little bright green leaves coming out. The fields are amazingly green. By the time we get to summer that green has turned to brown, which I also love.
There's a time for every season, but spring is that lush beautiful time. That reminds me of my...
Wish you had a calm and peaceful family life? But kids and big emotions always seem increase the stress levels?
You're not alone!
Today Dr Orlena chats to Meaghan Jackson, a parenting coach, about how to help her 4 kids with their big emotions.
Hello, and welcome to Fit and Fabulous with me, Dr Orlena Kerek.
Today, we are talking to a very special guest Meaghan Jackson from Joyful Mud Puddles. We're going to be talking about kids and big emotions.
Before we jump into that, I want to give you an update on my amazing Dr Orlena's Magic Likes and Dislike Exercise. This has been absolutely amazing.
Yesterday I did a session with a lady. She told me that she wanted to like blueberries. She didn't like blueberries...
Do you overeat when you're stressed? Stress is a normal part of life, but too much of it can affect your daily life.
Stress is different for everyone. We react to different situations differently. It’s essential to know what tools to reduce stress works for you.
Today’s episode will answer the following:
Hello, and welcome to Fit and Fabulous with me, Dr Orlena Kerek. I hope that you are feeling amazing, fabulous and wonderful. All these exciting words that my brain has run out of.
I hope that you are enjoying life and living it to the full. We certainly are here in Spain. That sentence did not come out well, did it? We are...
Do you overeat at dinner? Or find yourself reaching for a comforting snack after dinner? You realise you're doing it but feel powerless to stop.
If so, you're not alone. Overeating at dinner and night time is a common habit that many people wish they didn't have.
Dr Orlena explains how you can stop overeating at dinner time and night time.
First she looks at the "big picture". How what you do during the day affects what you eat in the evening.
Then she looks at coping strategies "in the moment". Simple tools to stop you from overeating when you feel the desire to eat more.
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I hope that you can't hear that building work that is going on outside. It's very frustrating. I hope that by the time I've cleared up this audio, it doesn't go chug chug chug in your ear.
Are you scared of being hungry? Does it lead you to overeat? If so, you're not alone. In today's episode Dr Orlena thinks about how we can change our fear of hunger so that we can stop overeating.
This episode will answer the following:
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Just a little update of how we're doing. If you've been listening for a while, you'll know that I have been cycling to school with my children since just before Christmas.
To begin with, it was challenging for my children and it was cold in December and the beginning of January. I have to say, we've really...
Whether it's cravings, emotional eating or just eating a bit more than you need at meal times, overeating is the root cause of not being able to lose weight.
Dr Orlena explores what's happening when we overeat and how we can stop over eating in a way that's easy.
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Hello, welcome to fit and fabulous with me Dr. Orlena Kerek. I hope that you are feeling fit and fabulous.
Today, we are going to be talking all about overeating and I'm so excited about this subject and some of the concepts behind it that I'm just going to dive right in.
I wanted to combine this concept of overeating with a book that I am reading which is called Black Box Thinking by Matthew Syed.
It's an interesting book. It...
Parents of picky eaters find meal times stressful. You want your kids to eat healthily but don't know how to teach them.
Food and eating become an area of stress and battles.
You want to enjoy family meal times and watch your kids eating the healthy food you lovingly cook. But it feels so difficult.
Today I chat about our family struggles with picky eaters and how difficult it was until I created a system that works for us.
Now our family meals are times to connect and enjoy each other's company. My kids eat healthily. And so can yours!
Hello and welcome to Fit and Fabulous with me, Dr Orlena Kerek. Today, we are talking about picky eating, healthy eating, and a little bit of a case study. And Hey, guess what? That case study is going to be me and my family. I want to take you a little bit behind the scenes and show you some of the struggles that we've had. The outcomes, and how you can help your children to learn healthy...