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The Importance of Having a Healthy Relationship With Food

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By: Billie P – 2 days 19 hours​ ago

Food is an important part of everyone’s lives. Whether you are indulging in sweets, nurturing your body with nothing but nutrition, or cooking yourself a grand meal to enjoy with family, food is often found at the center of the theoretical world. According to Earnest, the average household food budget this year will be $6,800. Not only does food have nutritional value, it carries a real financial cost. Take a moment to consider the emotional and financial cost of what you are eating. For example, a five dollar piece of cake can be seen as derailing from a diet or a health regimen. A five dollar bag of pistachios, on the other hand. cost the same monetarily, but hold a much higher nutritional value and a smaller emotional debt than the piece of cake. While fueling our bodies should be the primary reason for eating, often times we overlook the purpose of food. By forming a positive relationship with your plate, you can maintain a healthy body and mind. By focusing on food’s strict nutritional purpose — you can help yourself determine the value of its consumption as well as the importance of the relationship you have with it.

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3 Ways (And Reasons) To Make Yourself A Priority

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By: Nisha B – 2 weeks 11 hours​ ago
Make Yourself A Priority

Why do we always fail to prioritize ourselves? We always place the needs of others before our own. When life gets too busy, we miss out on the things we like and end up compromising. Quite often, we tend to place others' needs before our own. But it’s about time you put yourself first. You can never be truly happy unless you prioritize yourself. And this starts by focusing on your well-being, taking enough rest, and fulfilling your desires. If you are still questioning whether you need to make yourself a priority, here are a few reasons that will convince you. 1. Do It For Your Health The first and foremost reason to put your needs before anything else is that your health depends on it. Putting long hours at work may be doing good for the company, but not to your health. You will end up straining yourself too much and spend the entire weekend in bed. You ignore the signals your body is giving and go about life. And then, one fine day, all the stress will kick in at once and force you to take rest...

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3 Easy Ways To Sleep Better

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By: Alison R – 6 years 4 months​ ago
3 Ways to Sleep Better

Sleep is reasonably the most important thing in life and without it your life can become miserable. Unfortunately a huge problem faced by people today is getting sleep. I have found 3 tips about sleep that really work and if you can follow these tips, you will not just fall asleep faster, but your quality of sleep will improve.

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How to think clearly

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By: Alison R – 6 years 6 months​ ago
How to think clearly

Whenever you have a lot on your mind and are stressed out, it is very hard to think clearly and make a decision. It is at these moments you must know how to clear your mind, so you can produce that clear answer, you want.

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