Tag Archives: fitness

7 Simple Morning Habits that Jumpstart Weight Loss

A wise woman once said: “The best way to finish what you start is to start the way you want to finish.” The same holds true for weight loss. The things you do in those first few hours after waking can either set you up for a day of high spirits, endless energy, good health and easy weight loss, or… Read More

My Weight Loss Has Stopped – NOW WHAT???

Question: I’ve been watching my daily calories really carefully, exercising 3 times a week every week, usually on my stationary bike or using the treadmill or sometimes doing a class at the gym. It’s been about 4 months since I started doing all this, I am ready to lose weight, I’ve done the weight loss thing many times before but… Read More

New Study Says: Short on Exercise Time? Don’t Worry About It

Whether you love to exercise or absolutely dread it, fitting it into an already jam-packed schedule is always a tight-rope juggling act. We know that exercise is absolutely critical for long-term weight loss, disease prevention and good health, but feeling tight on time is one of the major reasons that people give for why they still don’t do it. Good… Read More

The 10 MINUTE WORKOUT That Can Change Your Entire Body!

One of the things that people with a hectic schedules hate hearing the most is to “just make the time” to exercise. The reality is that no amount of wanting or willing or wishing can magically create that extra 25th hour in the day, or can spontaneously eliminate one of the many other priorities that are super-glued to your plate.… Read More

5 Exercises that Burn More Calories than Running

We all have that one familiar die-hard spandex-clad runner that we always see, pounding the pavement at the same time every day, rain or shine, snow or sun, freezing or breezing. Whether you love her, hate her, are her or wish you were her, rest assured that there are tons of other ways to torch calories and lose weight for… Read More

Dread Exercising? 4 Ways to Make Yourself Do it – And Love It

It’s hard to find the time for things you really want to do.  It’s even harder to find it for things you really don’t want to. You know that exercise is really important for you, that you need it for weight loss and a great body, for energy, good general health, a strong heart and healthy bones, disease prevention, etc.… Read More

Jumping Could Be the Most Effective Exercise for Weight Loss

  Remember that giddy, care-free sense of childhood pleasure you use to get as a kid from skipping rope, bouncing on a trampoline or playing a good game of hopscotch? Well – get ready to jump for joy ladies! According to a recent study out of Japan, jumping isn’t only the very best part of the Universal Happy Dance –… Read More

Will I Lose Weight on a Gluten-Free Diet?

Question: I need to lose major weight, and so I’m trying to eat better and purchase better, healthier foods for my family. I know that the gluten-free diet is supposed to be great for losing weight, but gluten-free products cost something crazy and drive my food bills up through the roof. I’d like to know if eating gluten-free will help… Read More

Naturally Burn Fat like Young Children Do

When newborns first enter into the world, they’re in for a rude awakening – it’s awfully cold out here! Tossed out of a balmy 98.6 degree womb and shot straight into a significantly chillier room temperature, the change in climate can be a pretty distressing – and dangerous – prospect for a little person who is still unable to shiver… Read More

Kill Cravings in 3 Minutes

Sure, eating clean and cutting out all things sugary, salty and crunchy sounds easy enough in theory. But when a craving hits hard, all theories melt away. You drown in the moment, in the wanting, in the need to have it. Next thing you know, you’ve hit the greasy bottom of the now emptied barbeque corn chips bag that was… Read More