Get back on track for fall.

Fall is a great time to get back on track. The busy days of summer are winding down, and hopefully there are fewer things to get in the way. Changing seasons can be motivating, and a reminder to get in shape for the holidays never hurts! Take some new before pictures, face the scale, take … Continue reading Get back on track for fall.

Make decisions mindfully.

Creating new habits can be difficult, especially when the rewards for the new behavior may be more long-term; with higher immediate rewards for the old habits. Weight loss is certainly a goal where achieving the desired rewards takes time and patience, and giving up some of those short-term gratifications. When you make the decision to … Continue reading Make decisions mindfully.

Consider these before you give up on your goal…

It is midweek, which can be a time where stress sets in, the week feels long, and it may be easier to consider giving in and giving up! But, before you do, consider these helpful tips from sparkpeople.com... http://www.sparkpeople.com/blog/blog.asp?post=50_things_to_consider_before_giving_up_on_your_goals

Prepare for the holiday weekend.

Holidays and vacation are such an easy time to get off track. Often gatherings are filled with unhealthy foods, alcohol, and you may be less active or not have time for a full workout when away or with friends and family. Some tips to stay on track during the long holiday weekend… Pre-plan as much … Continue reading Prepare for the holiday weekend.

Back on track.

It can be so difficult to get back on track after illness... or vacation, injury, a change in schedule, etc. I have been battling illness the past several days, which has completely zapped my energy and made even work very difficult... and I have been neglecting this blog :/ This week I am slowly trying … Continue reading Back on track.