Mindful Eating 101: What, But I’m Not That Hungry, Really Means…

By Susan Weiss Berry | August 28, 2018

Fearless Steps But I’m Not That Hungry   I was a professional dieter for 20 years, & the phrase, But I’m not that hungry, was a favorite mantra. At that time, my goal was to not eat, to postpone knowing or responding to my body’s needs, to wait as long as possible before “giving in.”…

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Stop Thinking and Just Make a Move…

By Susan Weiss Berry | July 7, 2018

Fearless Steps Stop Thinking & Just Make a Move   I spotted this “You Can” note one day while walking around NYC. Most probably I was out walking because I couldn’t get moving on what I needed to do: Write my Newsletter. Go to the grocery store. Finish/Start a painting. Procrastination/avoidance/resistance are universal phenomenons. And…

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Ever Feel Stuck in the Yuck at 3 AM?

By Susan Weiss Berry | May 2, 2018
Painting with words "I make art to show my soul that I am listening."

We all get stuck. And un-stuck. It’s an over and over process. You may be stuck because: You’re afraid to take a new step. You need more information to get to: Yes. Or, you’re just not ready.   Maybe you’re stuck at a job you hate. Stuck in a not-working relationship. Or stuck because you…

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OH! SO THAT’S WHAT MINDFUL EATING IS!

By Susan Weiss Berry | March 3, 2018
Little girls beneath an apple tree, playing with apples.

When I first meet with Evolving Eaters and we talk about their previous experiences with Mindful Eating, I realize, they have NOT been practicing Mindful Eating… …they’ve been practicing Fear Mind Eating. They say, When I try to eat Mindfully: ~It feels like I’m being asked to sit and be present with all my stress…

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The Art of Mindful Living: Susan Weiss Berry with Nicole Jackson Miller

By Susan Weiss Berry | February 1, 2018
Photo of Susan Weiss Berry, Mindful Living Cocach in her studio.

Great tools and lots of information on the art of Mindful Living in my interview w/Nicole Jackson Miller, owner of The Project Designer. You will hear: What is True Selfcare ~ How to find clarity when you need to make a decision ~ How to step away from being constantly “on call” ~ What to…

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The Very First Painting

By Susan Weiss Berry | January 23, 2018

This was my very first painting called, “That’s Quite a Story.” It was a moment of facing my fear. I had no idea what I was doing. I grabbed a piece of Xerox paper, bubble wrap, an old credit card (had no brushes), my few containers of craft paint– and–wildly smeared, played, pressed, dripped. I…

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Happy New Year, Friends!

By Susan Weiss Berry | January 1, 2018

Happy New Year friends! Looking forward to painting and playing together this year! xo #paintingmakesmebrave

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My Soul’s Favorite Noursishments:

By Susan Weiss Berry | November 25, 2017

My Soul’s favorite nourishments: Coaching, painting, dancing, writing, walking, laughing, reading, great friends, chocolate, my pup. How do you feed your soul? Self-care is the feeding of the Soul. ~ SW Berry #paintingmakesmebrave

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