I need to accept that the same concept has to apply to food. What I am seeing is that I was waiting on a magic solution that would take away my desire to eat mashed potatoes, ice cream, and pasta by the truck load. Instead, what I need to focus on is being able to control and deny my flesh even when I don’t want to.
“Sin is crouching at the door, eager to control you. But you must subdue it and be its master." Genesis 4:7