Do you really want to be fit?
Nov17

Do you really want to be fit?

Do you ever give up what you want MOST for what you want NOW? Think about it… If what you want most is to lose the weight—once and for all—but then you give in and order pizza for dinner, you’ve just given up what you want MOST (a healthier, leaner body) for what you wanted NOW (convenient and comforting food). It’s worth thinking about. Are your actions congruent with your goals? This is true of any goal, it’s not limited to...

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Be A Fitness Role Model
Oct20

Be A Fitness Role Model

Who’s watching you? Getting fit and healthy is an individual journey. It takes focusing on yourself, your choices, your progress, and ultimately your results. And so it’s easy to be fooled into thinking that it’s all about you. Sure, it is about you, but at the same time, each and every choice that you make, and action that you take, is being noticed by someone. Who’s watching you? Your kids. Kids care very little...

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Eat Healthy and Exercise: Choose Hard Now or Hard Later
Oct20

Eat Healthy and Exercise: Choose Hard Now or Hard Later

Let’s face it, getting and staying fit and healthy is hard work. There’s all the effort that you have to put out in making wholesome meals. There’s the will power that you must muster in avoiding unhealthy (TASTY!) foods. There’s the energy that it takes to get out of bed early to get in a workout before the day begins. There’s the struggle to lace up your shoes at the end of a long day to head out and be active rather than diving...

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How to CRUSH a Fitness Challenge
Feb03

How to CRUSH a Fitness Challenge

One of the best ways to make a dramatic improvement in your body and your fitness level is to participate in a challenge. It is a chance to take a hard look at where you currently stand with your weight and conditioning, and to set a goal with an end date for making big changes and progress. It’s your opportunity to produce really impressive “before” and “after” photos. Do you have what it takes to stick with a challenge all the way...

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The Bad Week
May29

The Bad Week

Once in a while you are going to have a bad week. Your nutrition will be off, your workouts will be weak, and your head will not be in the game. That’s OK. Remember that you are human, and that sometimes your body needs a little break. The key is to take care of yourself in that moment, to not let yourself stray too far off your fitness plan during the time of rest, and to then get yourself back on track next week. Many people allow a...

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This Is What Changes With Your Health When You Exercise
Apr15

This Is What Changes With Your Health When You Exercise

Sometimes I feel like a broken record… You’re always hearing from me how important exercise is to your health and how so many of your health problems will improve or even disappear as the result of a consistent exercise program. Why do I continue to give you the same lecture? Because I’ve seen exercise change lives. I’ve even seen exercise save lives. Here are the Top 4 Health Improvement Factors that come as a result of...

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Getting Fired Up To Lose Weight and Get Fit
Apr08

Getting Fired Up To Lose Weight and Get Fit

An authentic surge of motivation will change your life immediately. The best part of my day is seeing clients just like you achieve amazing results. Whether you drop a few sizes, lose the baby weight, get off your blood pressure meds, or shrink your waist, the excitement is always contagious. It’s hard to describe that euphoria that settles in once you’ve achieved your fitness goal. It’s one of those things that you have to experience...

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Don’t Fall For Fitness Trends
Apr01

Don’t Fall For Fitness Trends

Do you keep up with new trends in the world of fitness? There always seems to be a headline proclaiming the latest and greatest trend, each promising to be the solution that you’ve always needed. Of course, these trends pass with the seasons quickly being replaced with something newer and more popular. Today I’d like you to consider the only trend that really matters to your health and fitness progress: the trend of your own behavior....

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