When Food Is Love has ratings and reviews. In this moving and intimate book, Geneen Roth, bestselling author of “Feeding the Hungry Heart” and. 1 New York Times bestselling author of Women Food and God “A life-changing book.”—OprahIn this moving and intimate book. Oprah In this moving and intimate book, Geneen Roth, bestselling author of Feeding the Hungry Heart and Breaking Free from Compulsive Eating, shows how.

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She draws loove on her own experiences. Sep 22, Catalin rated it it was ok. Sometimes we might rationalize that the guy is, well, just too nice to be interesting.

I’m now making my husband read this book so that he can understand my thought processes better. Mar 22, Gary Ujifusa rated it liked it. Tears welled up in my eyes and I placed them gently kove on the shelf.

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Posted on March 17, I found Geneen’s program to be transformational, yet quite challenging. The hardest part about compulsion is that when the behavior ends, the emptiness does not. This book will help readers break destructive, self-perpetuating patterns and learn to satisfy all the wen and emotional—that make us human.

I could relate to Geneen’s irrational fears about losing love and the way it made her react in extreme ways to fairly normal circumstances. In this moving and intimate book, Geneen Roth, bestselling author of Feeding the Hungry Heart and Breaking Free from Compulsive Eatingshows how dieting and emotional eating often become a substitute for intimacy.


It is honest, heart felt, and a very well writ This book is nominally addressing the issue of replacing love and security with over eating. Feb 08, Lana rated it liked it. And we begin to rely on ourselves and only ourselves to provide sustenance, comfort, and pleasure. It will move you to tears and to joy. Worth a read, for sure.

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When Food Is Love

This is a book that rests in the overlapping genres of self-help and memoir. I cannot say enough about it.

For any woman or man who has issues with self worth and eating, this book knows just what to say. The fantasy of being thin is more powerful than being thin.

Anyone interested in or in any of the regression therapies will appreciate Geneen Roth’s insightful writings. Drawing on her own painful personal experiences, as well as the candid stories of those she has helped in her seminars, Roth examines the crucial issues that surround emotional eating: Food, work, love, success, money. Her honesty challenged me to think more honestly about where my past eating patterns had come from.

We have lovs pretend we know how to live. No trivia or quizzes yet. Aug 16, Maura rated it it was amazing. Jun 04, Sarah rated it really liked it.

When Food Is Love: Exploring the Relationship Between Eating and Intimacy

Sep 17, 95 Minutes. It takes a lot of pain to lovr you’ve had enough of perpetuating something that is no longer relevant and to come to trust that it is not necessary — you can live without your pain.


The author is painfully honest about her issues with food. Spoke to me deeply.

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Powerful and thought provoking doth on emotional eating. When Love Is Love. All the theory she gsneen in about pages could have been comprised in a single essay. Dec 07, Madi rated it it was ok. No amount ks love in the present, not a single person, not ten thousand people loving us all at once, can make up for or take away the pain of the betrayals of the past. We begin eating compulsively because of reasons that have to do with the kind and amount of love that is in our lives or that is missing from our lives.

Posted on October 13, Articles about Geneen and her work have appeared in numerous publications including: This book really helped me get past mental blockage by allowing me to see other people in similar situations, which allowed me to get outside of myself. Jul 09, Theresa ,ove rated it liked it. A voice inside us screams: Another reviewer mentioned that it reads like catharsis for the author. Personal Growth Psychology Category: You must have JavaScript enabled in your browser to utilize the functionality of this website.

Love in their understanding is longing, impossibility to be together, suffering, overcoming hurdles.

The Comfort of Suffering.