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Parents’ relationship with food as compared to their children’s – Part 3: Our kids are smarter than us


   Our kids are so much wiser than us. They are always gracious about other people’s looks but they take good care of theirs. I really wonder how they do that. I need to learn so much from them.

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Parents’ relationship with food as compared to their children’s – Part 2: How we are having it wrong


  We all know what we should do in order to keep in good shape – eat healthy, eat less, exercise more. So, why all the endless volumes of books on dieting, weight management plans, exerciseless-miracle-machines that would create a perfect body with almost no effort, blah-balh-blah? My answer is - because we are all human, that’s why. It is not only that we are lazy, which is a fact; or that we do not love/like/respect ourselves the way we s...
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Parents’ relationship with food as compared to their children’s – Part 1

 An interesting article made me think about how kids try to manage their weight. The study focuses on the spread of vegetarianism among teenagers lately and whether this actually is the new disguise for an eating disorder.
So, having in mind my own bad relationship with food - I am really concerned if my own kids would be smarter than me and treat food just as food - not as comfort or punishment...
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Colorado Springs: why i like it! Statistics and personal feelings


I drove my daughter to school today.  She never misses to say “What a beautiful day it is today, Mom. So sunny and bright!”. Yes, it is. And we usually have this same small chat almost every day.

I have never seen a climate like the one we have in Colorado Springs. It is so mild and sunny all the time. ...
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Having two homes in two parts of the world – how global of me…


We really do love Colorado today. When we moved her for the first time back in 2005, the question on everyone’s mouth was: “Why Colorado? And especially, why Colorado Springs?”…

Right, the States can offer a lot of much larger, more popular, historical cities for one to wish to move to. Why going to a smaller-size city featuring military bases and not much of entertainment to offer, apart from hiking and skiing, if you go for it? ...