Tag: appreciation

Doing What You Love!

While your reading this, I’m on the Oregon Coast teaching a weekend long digital photography workshop. I LOVE what I DO! I’m a professional photographer and freelance writer by day, and fitness & wellness coach by night! In between, I work as a professional…

From Athlete to Obese to Healthy

Through out my life, I’ve never felt good about myself. I was an athlete in my teenage years. I went from athlete to coach and instructor. I still didn’t feel good about myself. I pushed and kept moving forward, never realizing the power of…

Finding Self Acceptance

In the previous blog post, I wrote about changes in self image, losing weight, and the perception we are going to be noticed. This entry talks about what to do. . . Yes, I am struggling with my self perception. So, what am I…

Is Self Care Selfish?

  Self care is not selfish! It’s selfish to not take care of yourself. It’s selfish to allow your physical, mental, and emotional bodies to fall into disarray. ┬áIt’s selfish to allow extra weight to continue to consume your health, wellness, and well-being. It’s…

Gratitude Changes Everything!

Thank you for reading my posts! This is gratitude. Giving thanks is the cornerstone of changing attitude and perspective. The simple words “thank you” and “please” change everything. Something changes in our minds the moment we start to notice the little things in life,…

Love What You Do!

Happiness happens when we decided to do the things we love to do! Also, it helps us on our weight loss journey. When happy, we stop eating because we are unhappy or stressed. It contributes to a positive attitude. Good things start to happen,…

Taking Time Daily. . .

Ever hear “Stop and smell the roses”? It’s a simple concept that gets lost in our modern age of technology and schedules. All it means is to get outside and enjoy small natural things. Find the beauty in a flower or bird. This concept…