Rather than make weekends a time to let go of all goals and have a break from your healthy ambitions, make the weekend the no-excuse time to get in a workout and plan for wellness! You likely have somewhat more downtime on the weekend, less work (hopefully), and it should be easier to plan for … Continue reading Keep up with goals on the weekend.
As you continue to think about planning your year, it can be helpful to think of goal areas you'd like to work on. I like this article because it encourages focusing on something each month to enhance wellness. Remember, enhancing wellness in a variety of personal areas will likely lead to increased weight loss, long … Continue reading Year planning…
I previously discussed balanced goals in terms of short-, medium-, and long-term goals. The best goals are also balanced in terms of whole-life and overall wellness. Even if your main goal is weight loss, creating goals in other areas of importance in your life will create overall wellness, and help you reach your ultimate goal … Continue reading Balanced goals.
Having long-term, short-term, and medium-term goals provides balance in what you are working toward, focusing on, and ensures you don’t only focus on immediate gratification, or put off any gratification until some future long-term date. Some people find themselves always waiting for that next thing for life to feel better. Others can enjoy life right … Continue reading Create balanced goals.
I think it is entirely important for wellness and success in reaching health goals to focus on more than just the number on the scale. Enjoy this article from sparkpeople.com for ideas on non-weight related goals! http://www.sparkpeople.com/blog/blog.asp?post=5_goals_to_focus_on_instead_of_the_scale&utm_source=sparkpeople&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=best-of-sparkpeople&utm_content=TS2-2