Often the goal is to "find a plan and then stick to it!" This is great in theory, though if it were that easy we would all be incredibly fit and healthy! The truth is, we need to make a plan and then keep planning. Now that you have decided when and how you will … Continue reading Plan, then keep planning.
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.
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.
This time of year can be a more stressful and hectic time for both positive and negative reasons. We must deal with weather changes, and changing seasons can decrease motivation and mood; holiday planning, which can come with financial stress; family dynamics; end of year tasks... many things become stressors. Here are some tips from mindbodygreen to … Continue reading Get healthy no matter how stressed.
Everyone likely knows what it feels like to be overwhelmed. Often a feeling of overwhelm can be paralyzing in terms of getting through your typical routine, and certainly can drive you in the opposite direction of your goals. Frequent overwhelm is a sign something needs to change. The more you listen to your mind and … Continue reading Overwhelm.