Stick with your healthy habits.

It can be hard to stick with healthy habits, because the results are not always noticaeable right away. Weight loss takes time! To truly begin to notice results we need to think in terms of weeks, not days. Evaluating habits after doing them for 4 weeks will give a much better assessment of success than … Continue reading Stick with your healthy habits.

Habits for wellness.

For March let us focus on¬†habits! Our lives are really just a series of habits... some good and leading to positive results... some not so good and contributing to those things we likely want to change.¬†Thinking of life as a series of habits can be a powerful tool to change your thinking, change your behaviors, … Continue reading Habits for wellness.

Consider meditation.

Many people have thoughts about the term "meditation". Some don't buy into it, some feel they don't have the time, some feel they never could, some feel they would never want to, etc. This article provides a nice commentary from a few people on why they love meditation, with a message that just having some … Continue reading Consider meditation.

Psych yourself up.

Whether to get started or keep going through a workout, sticking to a meal plan, or getting ready for the week ahead, mindset plays a huge role in how much energy we have to help us through. A negative mindset can zap energy, whereas a positive mindset has the power to create it. I believe … Continue reading Psych yourself up.

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.