Make movement a habit.

Even when you get in regular exercise, it can be shocking to think of how sedentary you are overall. Moving more has physical and psychological health benefits, and will likely get you to your weight loss goal sooner! If you are exercising consistently and not noticing results, it may be due to not moving enough … Continue reading Make movement a habit.

Plan your workouts…

Whether you love working out, or rather dread the idea, having a plan is key to finding the time, working on the areas you'd like in terms of fitness, and gaining the mental energy, focus, and excitement for the workout. It is also a time of self-care and self-reflection to sit down and think about … Continue reading Plan your workouts…

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.

Body weight workout.

I do this type of workout in my free time, while watching television, and especially when injured and have to modify. When I began this journey I injured my knee quite badly. Old me would have given up, but motivated me - at 225 pounds - kept up with these type of leg strengthening workouts … Continue reading Body weight workout.

Morning workout habit.

For me, when I am in the habit of morning workouts is when I am most successful. I have learned myself over the years of this journey, and I know if I wait until the end of the day I am more likely to miss a workout than actually do it. It doesn't mean getting … Continue reading Morning workout habit.