Originally Posted by freelancemomma
My own balance is a little different. I agree that I won't remember the bag of Oreo cookies I ate 30 years ago, but some of my fondest memories do involve food (often the context of travel): The buffalo steak tartare I had in Banff, the Sushi Sei restaurant in Tokyo, Bong Su (upscale Vietnamese) in San Francisco, Pei Modern in Melbourne... the baguette, cheese and wine feast we have every year at the cottage, Ed's Real Scoop gelato after rollerblading along the boardwalk... and on and on...
Nope, not giving all that up.
This. So, SO this!
As the title of the thread says - "Food IS pleasure!"
"As I cleared out the clutter of diet propaganda that had expanded
to fill every available convolution of my brain, the fat went away with it."
- Rob Stevens, The Overfed Head
Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.
- Albert Einstein