Thriving Through Anxiety—Alex from The Defined Dish on How Having Kids Impacts Anxiety, Fear of Flying, and the Books and Practices that Help the Most
Today, we have a brand new episode of Thriving Through Anxiety featuring the lovely Alex Snodgrass. Alex is the NYTimes best-selling author of The Defined Dish and the upcoming The Comfort Kitchen, and the woman behind the hugely successful blog and Instagram The Defined Dish.
On this episode, we talk about:
her anxiety journey
how having kids impacted her anxiety
her thoughts around medication and anxiety
how she manages her anxiety-related vertigo
the books, tools, and practices that have helped with her anxiety the most
what she eats to help with her anxiety
how she helps her husband and friends help her through harder times
how social media and cancel culture impact her anxiety
the FIRST thing you should do to feel better when you're feeling anxious
exactly how she overcame her fear of flying
Whether or not you have anxiety, I hope you’re touched by Alex’s amazing story. I’d love to hear thoughts you have as you’re listening, so definitely screenshot and tag @lizmoody and @thedefineddish.
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Healthier Together cover art by Zack. Healthier Together music by Alex Ruimy.
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