Weight Loss & Nutrition

How To Start Your Fitness Journey

"Where do I begin?" This is one of the most common first questions for starting any new journey. So, you want to start your fitness journey! Great, but where do you start? I've been there! You don't know what you don't know right?! Everyone has to start somewhere however, I think it's important to gain… Continue reading How To Start Your Fitness Journey

Weight Loss & Nutrition

Weight Loss Misconceptions

Let's face it, losing weight can be difficult.  It takes a lot of time, energy, patience and dedication to stick to creating healthy habits.  There are so many weight loss misconceptions it can get tough to figure out what to actually believe and stay motivated. Here are a few misconceptions that I think are important

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How to Attack Cold and Flu Season

It's officially cold and flu season.  As I write this blog I hear sniffles, sneezing, coughing, and I'm already trying to avoid that one co-worker who is starting to get sick.  I'm not a germ-a-phobe by any means but I want to avoid getting sick at all costs.  That might mean I disinfect my airplane… Continue reading How to Attack Cold and Flu Season

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Gobble, Don’t Wobble

Did you know that the average amount of food consumed per person on Thanksgiving is 4500 calories?!? That's around 175% of an ordinary day. Whoa! Let's take a look at calories in what you're going to be eating on Thanksgiving to see how that's even possible. Drinks Calories 1 mixed drink 250 1 glass wine… Continue reading Gobble, Don’t Wobble

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Un-FUELish Ways To Stay Energize

We are all busy! Let's be honest, getting 8 or more hours of sleep can sometimes be impossible. Mid-afternoon hits and BOOM!  I need toothpicks to keep my eyelids open.  When low energy drags us down what do you do?  We often look for sugar, caffeine, or even the occasional energy drink to help us… Continue reading Un-FUELish Ways To Stay Energize

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7 Common Mistakes When Trying to Lose Weight

Losing weight is tough, I'll give you that.  Gaining weight can be tough for some folks too.  Sometimes I get so frustrated with myself.  I feel like I am doing everything right. I'm sticking to my meal plan, I'm working out HARD at the gym, and drinking tons of water.  Why can't I see progress? … Continue reading 7 Common Mistakes When Trying to Lose Weight

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How To Have A Gourd Time On Halloween

Halloween is more than just a bunch of Hocus Pocus!   Halloween can be a great time to practice balance and mindfulness when it comes to nutrition.  Halloween is the official kick-off to the holiday season and the delicious foods are not going to disappear like a ghost anytime soon. Have a gourd time on Halloween… Continue reading How To Have A Gourd Time On Halloween