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Lost and Found: Unexpected Revelations About Food and Money | [Geneen Roth]

Lost and Found: Unexpected Revelations About Food and Money

When Geneen Roth and her husband lost their life savings, Roth joined the millions of Americans dealing with financial turbulence, uncertainty, and abrupt reversals in their expectations. The resulting shock was the catalyst for her to explore, in workshops and in her own life, how women’s habits and behaviors around money—as with food—can lead to exactly the situations they most want to avoid.
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The number-one New York Times best-selling author of Women, Food and God explores how emotional issues with money mirror those with food and dieting.

When Geneen Roth and her husband lost their life savings, Roth joined the millions of Americans dealing with financial turbulence, uncertainty, and abrupt reversals in their expectations. The resulting shock was the catalyst for her to explore, in workshops and in her own life, how women’s habits and behaviors around money—as with food—can lead to exactly the situations they most want to avoid. Roth identified her own unconscious choices: binge shopping followed by periods of budgetary self-deprivation, “treating” herself in ways that ultimately failed to sustain, and using money as a substitute for love, among others. As she examined the deep sources of these habits, she faced the hard truth about where her “self-protective” financial decisions had led.

As in all of her books, Roth relates her personal experience with irreverent humor and hard-won wisdom. Here, she offers provocative and radical strategies for transforming how we feel and behave about the resources that should, and ultimately can, sustain and support our lives.

©2011 Geneen Roth (P)2011 Penguin

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    What disappointed you about Lost and Found?

    It was like listening to a friend tell me about how she lost her money. Very few insights into money etc. She rehashed most of her food stuff and I don't have a food issue.


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    What didn’t you like about Geneen Roth’s performance?

    Her voice was grating and slow.


    What reaction did this book spark in you? Anger, sadness, disappointment?

    Disappointment. I kept wanting to hear more substance. Hearing her describe in detail walking into a department store was so boring.


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