Sometimes it feels like your cravings are driving your decisions. Clearly you didn’t mean to eat that candy at work, or that whole dessert, or to finish that bag of chips you opened. When your food choices feel out of your control, it’s time to set yourself up for success with these simple tips to curb cravings (aka the cookie monster inside).
Are you in a breakfast rut? Maybe it’s time to switch it up or even give it up. Many people start their day with a typical breakfast of oatmeal or cereal and on the weekends eat waffles or pancakes - but these carb-laden breakfasts are not a great start to your day.
A typical breakfast is full of sugar and processed carbs - oatmeal with brown sugar, cereal with milk, pancakes with maple syrup, toast with jam… the list goes on. It’s the toughest meal to switch up when we are helping patients move to a lower carbohydrate diet.