Tag Archives: weight loss

How to Bring More Joy to Your Daily Workout

I went for a run today. A totally joyful and spontaneous dash through the streets of my neighborhood. The sun was shining. The air was brisk. Dogs were barking. And what started out as a you-really-should-do-this walk to get away … Continue reading

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Is Thanksgiving Weight Loss Possible: 8 Tips For a Trimmer Thanksgiving

(I posted this Thanksgiving Weight Loss article last year – and people so appreciated it, I figured I’d run it again this year.)   Happy Thanksgiving 🙂   I’ve noticed a pre-Thanksgiving trend on Facebook this year. Amid all the posts … Continue reading

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How to Break Through a Weight Loss Plateau

You’ve been working out hard, eating healthy, and generally kicking butt on your weight loss plan. So why have you stopped losing inches and/or toning that tush? Welcome the the totally normal and somewhat frustrating weight loss plateau. We’ve been … Continue reading

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8 Halloween Weight Loss Tips

It is the end of October, and Halloween candy is everywhere. There are bowls of candy corn on every desk in the office, aisles of mini chocolate bars in every grocery store. Heck, even my dentist’s office had a bouquet … Continue reading

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Greek Yogurt Chicken Recipe – A Healthy Twist on Old School Comfort Food

Confession time. I don’t love chicken. I know – it’s weight loss guru treason to say that. Chicken’s a high protein food. It’s lean – low in fat and calories. And it comes in handy single serving pieces. It’s a … Continue reading

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Breakfast and Weight Loss: Why it Matters (pt 2)

Last week’s post addressed how breakfast and weight loss work together in part because breakfast is necessary to provide energy for the day. It also gave some hints for non breakfast eaters to ease into a morning meal. Let’s finish … Continue reading

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How to Stop Emotional Eating: Targetting Your Triggers

There’s a public service announcement that plays on local TV in my town where a “weight loss expert” describes her solution to staying thin (notice I said thin, not healthy). Her big secret? Spitting out food. Seriously. This “expert’s” weight … Continue reading

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Weight Loss Resolutions – Do This First

I have a confession to make. I love this time of year. I take great pleasure in sitting down and figuring out my top priorities for the new year. I also like to read people’s tips for making a resolution … Continue reading

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How to Handle Stress

There is something about December that brings out the stress monster in me. Maybe it has something to do with years of preparing for finals (I used to teach English). Or maybe it’s the rush rush rush of the holidays. … Continue reading

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Weekend Wisdom

“Start with the things you need, like radishes, peppers, and other colorful vegetables, to stay healthy. Then add a little something you want – say, a gooey brownie – to feel happy, too.” -Martha Payne, 9 year old blogger Weekend … Continue reading

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