Here is a list of healthy behaviors and tips for weight loss from Harvard University. Many of these are the things worked on in therapy for weight management. They are great to keep in mind, consider, and re-consider throughout the weight loss process... https://www.health.harvard.edu/blog/10-behaviors-for-healthy-weight-loss-2018102415074
Many of us have a tendency toward very negative self-talk. It takes effort and practice to move to a more positive way of engaging with ourselves. The Super Bowl was this past weekend, a time where many overindulge. Weekends in general, happy hours during the week, lunches with co-workers, bites off the kids plates, mid-week … Continue reading Boost yourself.
Research consistently shows gratitude enhances wellbeing, which has been the point of this month's focus on a bit of gratitude to enhance wellbeing and help you meet your goals! Martin Seligman is the Founding Father of Positive Psychology and has done tremendous research in the area. Any of his books are worth a read. Here … Continue reading An exercise of gratitude.
When life gets busy it can be hard to take time for ourselves. In fact, many of us have a drive inside to do for others at cost to ourselves, or else a guilty feeling spreads over. The truth is, unless we take care of ourselves first, we are never as good to the others … Continue reading Self-gratitude.
With how hectic life can be during the week, you may find yourself saying "I am so thankful it is the weekend!" But as the weekend moves by, you may find yourself complaining it wasn't long enough, complaining you had too many obligations, complaining you wasted the weekend, and on and on. By Sunday you … Continue reading Weekend gratitude.