Think your way Thin

How you think affects the way you feel and act.  By changing the way you think about food can change how you act about food.  Thin people usually don’t think about food and overweight people think about food all the … [CLICK TO READ MORE]

Dancing to the Jingle Bell Rock

If you are going to be attending those holiday parties, make sure you dance the night away or better yet dance the calories away.  Dancing is a great way to burn calories. The popular show “Dancing with the Stars” is … [CLICK TO READ MORE]

Be the CEO of Losing Weight

We may not all be CEO’s but you can get in touch with your business brain and use the SWOT (Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats) strategy to be successful at losing weight.  Using it will make you more aware of … [CLICK TO READ MORE]

If your Back is Sore, Work your Core!

  How many times have you gotten up out of bed with your back feeling sore?  The way to help solve that is to strengthen your core. Most people don’t realize that a way to a healthy back is not … [CLICK TO READ MORE]

Setting goals for the New Year? Work towards them with manageable steps.

  I know you’re all thinking about next year’s goals.  If weight loss is one of them, set your ultimate goal and then set smaller achievable goals along the way.  Find an event (a wedding or a trip) and set … [CLICK TO READ MORE]

How to Combat Mood Swings with Food and Fitness!

Ever get moody or depressed? Have mood swings for no reason?  What you eat as well as your exercise workout can help. There are nutrients in foods that may have a beneficial effect on the brain chemicals that are responsible … [CLICK TO READ MORE]

How much of weight loss is exercise vs diet?

A client asked me one day “How much of weight loss is exercise versus diet?”  My answer is 50% exercise and 50% diet. I see many people who exercise every day yet struggle with their weight.  Is that you?  The … [CLICK TO READ MORE]

Are you feeling as stuffed as yesterday’s turkey? Burn off your stuffing with these activities.

  Enjoy spending time with your family this Thanksgiving weekend and make it an active one. Go for a long hike. Get some fresh air while you can.  If the weather is not cooperating, play Nintendo Wii together.  The bowling game … [CLICK TO READ MORE]

Super-hectic Day? Here’s your Workout!

With the holidays coming, your to-do list gets longer and longer.  I know what you’re thinking, “I have to skip my regular workout”.  Instead, do some of these exercise combinations that work multiple muscles in a shorter timeframe. Lunge with … [CLICK TO READ MORE]

Get Fit with Fido

Have a dog? A great way to exercise is right at your fingertips (or lying at your feet)!  Break out the leash and go for a walk.  Dogs certainly motivate you to get outdoors and walk. Depending on the size … [CLICK TO READ MORE]