Balanced goals.

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.

Create a plan for success.

This is a wonderfully detailed article from Experience Life with a step-by-step plan for self-evaluation and creating a plan that works for you. The more we understand why we want a goal, the more likely to make it last. HavingĀ a specific plan will make it that much more likely you will stick with it. Take … Continue reading Create a plan for success.

When low mood gets in the way of goals.

Creating healthy habits and achieving weight loss are difficult for anyone, even someone who feels psychologically healthy. When low mood, difficulty controlling moods, stress, and/or depression set it, this becomes even harder. Identifying goals and setting smaller steps to get there can actually be the key to combating depression, along with being healthier overall. Check … Continue reading When low mood gets in the way of goals.

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