The switch witch trick worked!

Halloween 2013

I've blogged before about how important it is to me that we raise Zoe with normal, healthy eating habits and no unnatural sugar cravings such as the ones I've been plagued with all my life. Before age two, I tried really hard to limit her sweets but for about the last year and a half, I've been a bit more relaxed about it. She loves chocolate and ice cream and gets them from time to time, but not ALL the time - and certainly not every day. For a couple of weeks now, I've been dreading the … [Read more...]

Raising a non sugar monster

Zoebelle Eats

As you may have been able to tell from past posts, I've got a bit of a thing for sweets. It's been a lifelong battle. I know sugar is not good for me, and I try to indulge my vice in moderation, but I don't ever seem to be able to get rid of it altogether. At certain points in my life and with Herculean effort, I've been able to wean myself totally off sugar for short durations. Eventually though, I always come crawling back to it. It's a monkey on my back that I've learned to live … [Read more...]