Giving Up Favorite Foods for Health: Is it Worth it?
As author Ann Bauer and her husband John embark on the regimen of medical testing that is middle age, they've had to make some tough adjustments to their diet. In an article for The Huffington Post, Ann describes how she and John have held onto each other while losing some comfort food.
One of the best things I discovered when I met then married John was my tiny, dormant wild side. Granted, "wild" for me means staying up past midnight or having a mimosa with brunch. But the fact is, I'm a softer, gentler, more interesting person when this man is pulling me toward his Bacchanalian ways. And the last thing in the world I want to do is pull him toward mine.