Respect your fullness

Respect your fullness.

Do you mean that feeling full is ok?

Is it ok to feel full?⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
That question was playing in a loop in my head for weeks when I was studying intuitive eating. Since the age of 12, I held a belief that feeling full was to be avoided and when I did it meant my willpower had failed.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
I held the belief that feeling full should be avoided. That it was bad to feel full.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
If you are a “good dieter”, just like I was, you likely did or still do hold that belief.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
Just like hunger feelings, I had to learn to be comfortable with fullness feelings. I had to learn to feel the different level of fullness my body gave me and get acquainted it.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀

Respect your fullness

Intuitive Eating teaches us how to feel our body signals like hunger and fullness. To “decode” them and be guided by these body messages. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
Intuitive Eating operates hand in hand with mindful eating which is key is getting familiar with our fullness signals.⠀⠀

Respect your fulness by eating mindfully. Be present with your food and your fullness.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
Next time you eat: place your utensil on the table between each bite and ask yourself: What is my current level of fullness?

What is intuitive eating?

Intuitive eating is proven and wellresearched self-care eating framework that make YOU the boss of YOU. 

Intuitive eating teaches us to have a healthy relationship to food  empowering you to trust your ability to meet your needs, distinguish between physical and emotional hunger and ultimately develop body wisdom.

Get started with intutive eating

If you’d like to explore intuitive eating and discover how it can help you make peace with food download our Get Started with Intuitive Eating Guide. 

This free (and highly detailed) cheat sheet will give you a 3 easy to follow step process to help you get started with intuitive eating right away (and give you a shot of confidence to stop dieting … perhaps ). 

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Stephanie Dodier

Hello! I'm Stephanie, Clinical Nutritionist, author and host of The Beyond The Food Show and founder of The Beyond The Food Academy . I'm help women become intuitive eaters & body confident!. Get started now with my free Audio Training.

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