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Irreverent, funny and challenging. This is the show for you if you are sick of being on the treadmill of binge eating and sugar addiction and none of the self-proclaimed gurus out there can help. The Eating Coach Harriet Morris brings you Stupid Idea of The Week (walking treadmill or baby food diet, anyone?) as well as real-life workable ideas from her own experience dismantling compulsive eating and sugar addiction, as well as psychology and neuroscience.

The Eating Coach Harriet Morris, Eating Psychology Coach

    • Health & Fitness
    • 4.2 • 27 Ratings

Irreverent, funny and challenging. This is the show for you if you are sick of being on the treadmill of binge eating and sugar addiction and none of the self-proclaimed gurus out there can help. The Eating Coach Harriet Morris brings you Stupid Idea of The Week (walking treadmill or baby food diet, anyone?) as well as real-life workable ideas from her own experience dismantling compulsive eating and sugar addiction, as well as psychology and neuroscience.

    Turning Healthy Choices Into A Game

    Turning Healthy Choices Into A Game

    Find out more about the Thrive event on 30th November here
    https://shiftinside.vipmembervault.com/products/courses/view/1143156
     
    Get your video clips for the anti-cravings game here
    https://www.theshiftinside.com/interesting/
    In this episode I am going to share a simple game you can use to walk away from processed food cravings. Starring two of my favourite comedians and some mind games you can play with your own self-sabotage :)
    Harriet Morris
    info (at) theshiftinside.com

    • 8 min
    Stop ThanksBingeing Now!

    Stop ThanksBingeing Now!

    Find out more about the Thrive event here:
    https://shiftinside.vipmembervault.com/products/courses/view/1143156
    ..............................
    This is a replay of episode 88: How to eat less at Thanksgiving, where I give a useful reframe of that question to make the 24th November (as well as the whole of December) easier, more fun and less guilt-ridden. 
     
    Thrive
    In 90 minutes, walk away with a rock solid plan for festive celebrating (24th Nov - 31st Dec) that will allow you to:
    Fully celebrate the holidays without falling into compulsion
    Know exactly what to do when you are faced with a pot luck spread the size of California or a shelf at work heaving with junk food
    Use gamification to transform making the right choices into something that is actually fun 
    Wake up on 1st January minus the hideous guilt from party binges
    Enjoy rich, indulgent food with those you love
    Swap fake pleasure for real pleasure 
    See a real difference in your behaviour around party food and processed carbs without relying on self-belief or willpower 
    And all for only £25!
    Includes planning sheet
    Sunday 20th November 8pm UK (3pm EST), repeated on Wed 30th November at 8pm UK (3pm EST).
    https://shiftinside.vipmembervault.com/products/courses/view/1143156


    Harriet Morris 
    info (at)theshiftinside.com

    • 13 min
    How To Truly Accept Your Body

    How To Truly Accept Your Body

    This episode is a follow on from episode 207 on your body as your long lost twin. Listen to that here:
    https://eatingcoach.libsyn.com/ec-207-your-body-is-your-long-lost-twin
    Today I talk about three ways to reconnect to that long lost twin inside you and make those important health and weight goals much more easily achievable.
     
    Reconnection Point 1: Eating Presence
    What is eating presence? Well, it’s slow eating, Jim - but not as we know it.
    Slow eating has probably the same status in your mind as watching paint dry while being poked with a sharp stick - boring and painful.
     
    No lie - it is uncomfortable. But in the same way that many of the great leaps forward in your life (getting married, becoming a parent, getting the promotion) involved discomfort, it is so worth it.
     
    So what has eating slowly got to do with feeling more connected to your body? Well, when you are eating slowly, you are NOT eating fast - and speed eating is a surefire way to check out of your body. It’s as if you have to drug yourself just to sit next to your wounded self in the canteen of life. It’s like Back to the Future where George McFly is the wounded self, Biff the bully is the inner critic, and Marty (Michael J Fox) is the part of you that is eating slowly to sit by George.
     
    Reconnection Point 2: Evolutionary Psychology
    Evolutionary psychology is, in a nutshell, the part of our brain left over from our cavedwelling ancestors: our Cavebrain. Fight or flight is one example - you switch into lightning fast reaction mode if you see a dangerous driver or your child runs into the road.
    The great news is that you can use your Cavebrain to feel more body acceptance. 



    Reconnection Point 3: Possibility Shifting
    People have been in struggle for years and years around their health. Limiting beliefs are the culprit - but simply telling yourself to ignore them. The truth is that these beliefs are a faulty coping mechanism. In this episode I go into more details on this.



    RESOURCES
    Lisa Crofton
    Find out how to get your special launch price for Lisa Crofton’s new book Hope, Healing and The Way Forward here 
    https://www.facebook.com/lisa.crofton.7
     
    Her website is https://lisacrofton.com/




    The Body Confident Project 
    https://www.theshiftinside.com/body/



    Back To The Future Episode
    https://www.theshiftinside.com/back-to-the-future-helps-you-stop-binge-eating-ec-148/
    Harriet Morris 
    email......info at theshiftinside dot com

    • 24 min
    How Twenty Minutes A Day In November Could Change Everything

    How Twenty Minutes A Day In November Could Change Everything

    Join the free planning session for the 3x1 project on Tues 1st Nov 8pm UK/4pm EST (Note different time difference this week only)
    https://www.theshiftinside.com/sessions/
    The 3x1 Project is a one month, low maintenance way to slide a healthy new habit into your busy life - right under the radar of your self sabotage! 
                      
    How many times have you started off with phrases like MASSIVE ACTION careering round your brain, high on your good intentions - only to be tripped up by your own resistance ……days later (you insert the number)
     
    What if you accepted that resistance is a fact of life, and instead created a workaround that allowed you to make real, sustainable progress on ONE area of your health?
    This is the 3 x 1 plan 
    One Seedling Change 
    One Structural Scaffold in your daily routine 
    Once a day track your progress and celebrate 
    This approach will teach your mind and body to act in spite of your own resistance AND FEEL AWESOME in the process. You will train your brain to get a hit of feel good dopamine from even small successes. What do you think is going to happen to your motivation? It will skyrocket. And your resistance? It will divebomb.
     
    FREE planning session this Tues 1st Nov 8pm UK - 9pm CET - 4pm EST 
    Get your link to join the Zoom here
    https://www.theshiftinside.com/sessions/
     

    • 7 min
    A Sugar-Free and HAPPY Halloween

    A Sugar-Free and HAPPY Halloween

    Get your link for the 3x1 project Zoom call on Tues 1 Nov: 
    https://www.theshiftinside.com/sessions/
    Halloween - (A) time of stealing from the sweet mountain your home has turned into….
    …or (B) time to overstep your perceived limitations and manage the temptation more easily than you could have believed?
    If you fancy choosing B, here is a shortcut - one simple and powerful idea that will calm your cravings and make it easier to walk away from the junk than you could ever realise.
    RESOURCES
    Sugar Free Ice Cream Video Recipe
    https://vimeo.com/765203854
     
    Harriet Morris 
    info (at) theshiftinside dot com

    • 6 min
    Your Body Is Your Long Lost Twin

    Your Body Is Your Long Lost Twin

    Schedule a 20 minute call
    https://hmorris.as.me/20
    ...................................
    We are all encouraged to think that body hatred is a great motivator for health and weight loss. Let me prove that toxic myth wrong using the metaphor of the human body as a person in its own right.
    How about if your body was actually your long lost twin?
    In this episode, I talk about:
    What Person Do Most People See Their Body As?
    Why Treating Your Body In This Way Is Ineffective
    Some of The Health Consequences  on The Body Of This
    What Does It Feel Like To Treat Your Body as Your Long Lost Twin?
    Why None Of This Is Your Fault
    The Hidden Reason I Lost Touch With My Body 
     
    RESOURCES
    Schedule a 20 minute call
    https://hmorris.as.me/20
     
    Join The Facebook group
    https://www.facebook.com/groups/eatingcoachgroup
     
    Freedom In Five  guided audio
    https://shiftinside.vipmembervault.com/products/courses/view/1139639

    Me Too episode
    http://www.theshiftinside.com/podcast-me-too-release-your-trauma-and-put-food-out-of-a-job-it-was-never-meant-to-do/
    Harriet Morris
    info (at) theshiftinside dot com

    • 19 min

Customer Reviews

4.2 out of 5
27 Ratings

27 Ratings

madeleine black 65 ,

Great podcast!

Listened in to episode 87 with Sarah Iles who shared her journey with anorexia and found it very moving to listen to
Harriet had not only a wonderful voice but a great interview style and asked thought provoking questions
Will definitely listen to more!

janey 2021 ,

Very difficult to listen to

Monotone - and confusing dialogue - where is the correlation to other aspects of life like exercise! - confusing, if you have eating issues as you talk about, are you really the right person to give advise ? You cloud each topic with your experience - as someone who is interested in the topic in a Theraputic sense, Ive never had an eating disorder - I've never also overthought food in the way that this expert clearly does, it would make anyone confused on the topic of food ! What is your point ?

Mary in England ,

Soothing voice!

I listened to episode 060, all about the World Cup and how tribal it is. It was a fascinating conversation about how tribal and community influences how you eat and the foods you consume. It made me pause and think about the different tribes in my life and what relationship food has in those circles. Love it, keep going!

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