Episode51

Episode 51: Should I Have Former Binge Foods in My House? (and 2019 Podcast Plans)

In Episode 51, Kathryn address a question about buying junk food and former binge food, and keeping those foods in your home. You’ll also hear about what to expect in 2019 on the Brain over Binge Podcast. Coaching Audios from Kathryn (RECOVERY GOALS COACH) Sign up HERE for the Brain over Binge Newsletter and updates […]... Read More
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Episode 47: Q&A: What If I’m Overeating After I Stop Binge Eating?

In Episode 47, Kathryn discusses a question about overeating. She explains that when binge eating stops, there may be other eating habits to work on, but those habits can be improved in a gradual and sustainable way. Kathryn encourages binge eaters and former binge eaters to avoid perfectionism and restriction when developing a normal, nourishing […]... Read More

I Rarely Eat Sugary Cereal, and I Never Feel Restricted: Healthy Changes after Recovery, Part II

I don’t have a rule against eating sugary cereal, and I actually do eat cereal sometimes, but the vast majority of the time, it’s not the kind I used to crave when I was dieting (and the kind I’d binge on too). Greatly reducing my cereal intake – and almost completely eliminating sugary varieties – […]... Read More
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Moderation, Choice, and Creating Your Way of Eating: Healthy Changes After Recovery, Part I

This is the first part of a 2-part blog series on creating healthy changes for yourself after you end binge eating…that is, if you want healthy changes. There are certainly no requirements, and there’s nothing you have to do. You don’t need to eat healthily to achieve or maintain freedom from binge eating, but I know that so […]... Read More
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Indulging in Food, Part 3: Getting over Overindulging

This is the third and final post in my blog series on indulging in food. If you have not read Part 1 and Part 2, I recommend you do that before continuing with this post. In those previous two posts, I talked about what indulging may mean to you, how you can think about indulging, […]... Read More
Episode36

Episode 36: Q&A: Physical Consequences of Binge Eating

In Episode 36, Kathryn answers a question about the potential physical effects of eating large volumes of food, especially late at night. The primary goal of this discussion is to give you new ways to think about physical consequences (not to provide medical advice). Get the free eBook “The Brain over Binge Basics” (You will […]... Read More
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Are You Ready for Recovery? … or do you need to solve other problems first?

This post was originally written in 2014.  I’m updating it now in September 2018. —————– In February of 2013, I was interviewed by Alen Standish of the Quit Binge Eating Podcast (now called the Progress Not Perfection Podcast).  Alen, who has been a colleague and personal friend of mine since the time of the interview, now […]... Read More
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Overeating, Part II: Don’t Overdo Self-Control

(This is the second post in my blog series on overeating. You can find Part I here. ) To recover from binge eating, you are not aiming for heroic control of everything you put in your mouth; and this is very important when it comes to discussing overeating. Ending binge eating is not about ending all […]... Read More