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Why I Bought A 42-Pound Bag Of Gumballs

Why I Bought A 42-Pound Bag Of Gumballs

Why I Bought A 42-Pound Bag Of Gumballs


As a recovering sugar addict, it was difficult for me to kick the habit. But I did it—and not just once: twice! The first time was years ago when I decided that enough was enough and decided to kick my sweet tooth for good. It wasn’t easy at first, but now that I’ve conquered my addiction (at least temporarily), there are several things that have changed in my life as well as my relationship with cravings. Here is more of Why I Bought A 42-Pound Bag Of Gumballs.

I’m a recovering sugar addict.

Sugar addiction is a serious problem. It can lead to weight gain, diabetes and other health complications.

Sugar addiction is different from drug or alcohol dependency because it’s not something you choose to do. It’s more of an emotional reaction to your environment and the environment around you.

I used to eat a lot of sugar, and this is how I kicked the habit.

This is how I kicked the habit:

  • I bought a 42-pound bag of gumballs.
  • I ate them over several years, and now they’re gone.

It’s difficult for me to stop bingeing on sugar once I start.

You may have heard of the “sugar rush,” or the feeling you get when you consume something sweet. This can be an entirely pleasant experience, but it’s also one of the reasons why people tend to overeat unhealthy food. When your brain gets flooded with dopamine from eating sugar (and other addictive substances), it feels good. But only for a few minutes. After that, your body begins to crash and burn. Then all of those processed carbs or sugary treats in your body start kicking into overdrive again!

That’s why it’s so hard for me to stop bingeing on sugar once I stater. I just love it too much! But there is another way to approach this problem: By simply cutting out all refined carbohydrates (like bread) completely from my diet and replacing them with more nutritious options like vegetables and Greek yogurt instead; this will help reduce cravings while still keeping me full longer than if I were eating nothing but junk foods like pastries etcetera which contain very little nutritional value at all.”

These days, the urge to eat junk food hits me much less often than it used to.

It’s true. The urge to eat junk food is less frequent and less intense than it used to be. This means that when I do feel an urge, it’s more difficult for me to resist than it used to be. It also means that the cookies or cake or ice cream don’t seem as rewarding as when I was younger—and that makes me happier!

Even when the urge does come, it feels different now.

As you know, I had a bag of gumballs and candy waiting for me on my desk at home. But now that I’ve been through this process, it’s easier to recognize cravings for what they are: impulses that can be controlled and redirected.

You might not want to buy another pack of gumballs right now—but if you do, instead of reaching for the first thing that comes into your head (or one of those little wrappers), think about why you’re craving them in the first place. What triggers your desire for something else? If it’s not just because there’s no one else around who will listen when someone asks “What do I have going on today?” then perhaps try looking at ways to spend time with friends or family members who don’t have much money but still want some fun activities happening in their lives (like watching movies together). And maybe even consider trying out this new app called Netflix—it looks pretty cool!

I’ve cut back on my alcohol intake and quit smoking, too.

You’re probably wondering why I would buy a 42-pound bag of gumballs. Well, it’s not for me. It’s for my girlfriend and her family.

I’ve cut back on my alcohol intake and quit smoking, too. Both changes were difficult, but they have been worth it because they’ve made me feel better overall as well as healthier. That is what matters most to me!

The biggest change has been in my relationship with cravings.

I’ve been working with a therapist for about two years now, and she has helped me tremendously. She has helped me see that there is a lot more to my cravings than just “I want something.” It’s important to be honest with yourself about what you’re doing, and that means being willing to admit when you can’t control it. If you are craving something unhealthy or unhelpful in your life, then it’s time for some change!

The biggest change I have seen in my relationship with cravings is how much more aware I am of them. When I was younger and didn’t know any better (or at least thought I did), these urges seemed like they were coming from outside of myself—from other people or situations around me. But now they seem like part of who I am as an adult human being on this Earth. They aren’t coming from anywhere but inside ourselves; we have complete control over our own bodies and minds when it comes down to deciding whether something will make us feel good or bad about ourselves overall within any given moment during which we find ourselves experiencing one type of craving versus another (after all).

It can be hard to break a bad habit, but you’re capable of doing it.

It’s not easy to break a bad habit, but it can be done. You have the ability to change your life for the better and make yourself happier, healthier and more successful. In this article we’ll cover why you should start eating less gumballs (if you’re still using them), how much you need to eat per day in order to avoid putting on weight from all those tasty little treats and what foods are best avoided when trying to lose weight or manage your diet.

The most important thing about changing any habit is being patient with yourself while working towards becoming more fit as well as learning how much exercise will help with feeling better about yourself overall – which will hopefully lead into other positive changes like eating less sweets!


Having a new habit is hard, and it takes time to make the changes you want. But with practice and persistence, your new routine will grow into a long-lasting life pattern that feels easier to stick with than the old one. If you’re ready for this challenge, I hope my story inspires you to keep going!

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