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Sööma is a bilingual company that operates in both English and in French. We will provide blog posts, recipes and articles from various sources that are sometimes written in English and sometimes in French. If you feel unable to access a specific article or topic due to a language barrier, please reach out to us at info@sooma.ca and we will be happy to translate the content for you.

Emotional eating is normal; lean in!

In the midst of uncertainty, emotions are prominent and avoiding them feels challenging. Some choose to respond by “shoulding“ and suggesting that we take this “down time“ to become healthy, fit, lose weight and live our best lives. I’m not part of this camp. You can’t run away from emotions because you’re a human and…

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Mon histoire: un arc en ciel en couleur

Manger. Un mot banal, mais qui peut s’avérer tellement complexe à la fois.  L’acte de se nourrir peut être un moment joyeux et remplit de découverte pour certains, tandis qu’il se transforme en véritable cauchemar pour d’autres. Pour ma part, du haut de mes 25 ans, j’ai expérimenté les deux situations.      J’ai toujours…

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My Story: self-discovery

Through my teens and twenties I had very limited conceptions of what health was, and I thought being slim and fit was the feminine ideal that all women should strive for in their lives.     Mainstream media and social beauty standards just reinforced my internalized beliefs, which over the years did serious damage to…

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La journée internationale sans diète

« Tournez le dos aux régimes en réconciliant votre tête et votre coeur »      J’aimerais que vous preniez un moment pour réfléchir à la première fois où quelqu’un a fait un commentaire par rapport à votre alimentation ou votre poids. Pour ma part, je me souviens, dans ma jeunesse, ma grand-maman me flattait le ventre…

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