The Free Life Podcast

Gut Health For Emotional Eaters

Is there a natural path that we can take to improve our lives? I have been thinking a lot about this topic lately, and I wanted to find an answer. So many of us struggle with our health and our mental mindsets in todays world. Our gut is like a second brain for us, it...

The Lie Of “This Is Not a Diet”

Often on our quest to get healthy and lose weight you might hear this phrase "This is not a diet, this is a lifestyle." We dive in to this topic today, talking about the lies and the tricks that we may encounter on our journey to get healthier and lose...

Keto is Not The Answer

Keto is not the answer! Today we are not only talking about the Keto life style, but we are looking into all forms of diets. You are not going to know what works for you until you work on the relationship with food and body first. Once we begin to understand this...

Movement for Self Love

Today we are going to talk about exercise and self love. This is something that is near and dear to my heart because so often we do these diets just to shrink our bodies, but they do not come from a place of ethical values. Today we talk about connecting with our...

Claim a New Reality

This episode is all about creating your new reality. You're beliefs often stem from the past decisions you have made. Today we talk about changing your mindset, and changing those beliefs that stem from past experiences. Start enjoying your life by changing your old...

Setting Intentions

Happy New Year! This is the first podcast of 2019 and it is all about setting intentions. It is all about knowing what intentions you want to have, knowing what goals you want to achieve through the duration of 2019. Today I am going to take you through some of my...

Create Your Own Magic

We are here together again on New Years Eve. There is always something so magical about New Years, hitting that reset button and entering into a new year with a fresh mindset. Today is about creating your own magic. So many of us wait for that one thing that makes...

Having a Vision is Crucial to Healing

Christmas Eve is upon us and today we are talking about how having a vision is crucial for healing. This is something bigger then following a meal plan. That personal development, that working on yourself is so important to your overall health and well being. It all...

Traveling To See Family

Many of us travel to see family or friends during the holiday season. I know for me, it's hard to travel away from the comfort and routine of home. It can be stressful, especially around this time of year, and particularly if food has been a struggle for you. So, I'm...

Holiday Party Overwhelm

One of the big things that come up over the holiday season is parties. There can be a lot of overwhelm especially when it comes to food and body image. I really encourage you to shift your mindset and have a positive approach going into this holiday season.  Show...

Food Is Everywhere

Food is everywhere. Especially during the holiday season, it seems like everywhere you look food is available. Shifting the way you look at the availability of food can make a big difference when it comes to overcoming overeating. This time of year especially, start...

What To Do With A Craving

There is only so much you can do over the holidays. There are going to be times where cravings and urges come up. There are things that you can do to change the holidays to make them better, but there are also those moments that come up and your body and mind revert...

Holiday Manifesto

A manifesto is a belief system to bring you back when you are overwhelmed. Everyone has different value systems and different things that are important to them. You have to decide what the most important thing is to you. Creating a holiday manifesto can provide you...

Holiday Mindset

The holidays can be a stressful time for many of us. That's why working on your holiday mindset ahead of time can make such a difference. It's important to start creating a mindset now that you want to have going into the holiday season, and have a plan in place for...

Behind the Scenes of Within Book Launch

In this episode, I'm so excited to bring you behind the scenes of the launch of my new book, Within: Making Peace With Food and Body Image to Create a Healthy Family and Home. This book was a vision of mine for many, many years, and bringing it to life has been a...

Creating a Family Manifesto

I'm excited to share a concept with you from a chapter in my new book, Within: Making Peace with Food and Body to Create a Happy, Healthy Home. It's the concept of creating a Family Manifesto. Often I talk to moms who are concerned with raising their kids with a...

Feeling Full

This is the third and final episode in the miniseries we've been going over the past few weeks. The prior two episodes were "Timed Meals" and "Types of Hunger", so be sure to check those out too, if you missed them. This episode of the miniseries is all about feeling...

Types of Hunger

In this episode we will talk about the types of hunger. It's a follow up from the last episode about timed meals. I'd recommend listening to that episode first, and come back to this after. Some people just need to understand the types of hunger, and in this episode...

Timed Meals

This episode is all about timed meals to help you reconnect with your body. Timed meals are not for everyone, but in this episode, I'll share the ins and outs of timed meals to help you discover if it's a strategy that's right for you when it comes to your...

The Power of Language

I'm so excited to talk about the power of language! Language plays such a huge role in how we see ourselves, how we relate to our bodies, and how we think about what's possible not just in terms of our relationship with food, but also in what we believe we're capable...