Tag: health

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,…

Attitude is Everything!

Attitude is EVERYTHING! I cannot say that enough. We only succeed when we have a positive attitude. Attitude drives our desire to succeed, it feeds our inner self, and it overcomes ALL obstacles! Positive self-talk boosts the probability of success in any venture. It’s…

Baby Steps. . .

Are the pounds coming off slowly, but too slow? Weight loss is a process of baby steps towards a greater goal. The end results are better health, more energy, and feeling better. Physical fitness is a key part of weight loss. That means exercise,…

Keeping the Weight Off

  Whether easy or not, it can be challenging to keep your weight loss from creeping back! It is an issue for all who have experienced the extra pounds of fat stores clinging to their body. I am not an exception either. It is…

Fitness After a Life Changing Injury

Can you come back to fitness from a life changing injury? YES! I am an example. I fell down a flight of stairs while carrying my young son. I caught myself if the right side of my body, and still have intermittent pain in…

Why Lose Weight Slowly?

Why lose weight slowly? First, it give your body a chance to adjust to the new weight. What this means is that your skin has time to shrink to your new size, and your body doesn’t feel “starved” through the process. This is also…

Downsizing Body Fat

The photo is me at an unrecognizable weight. It’s a total embarrassment to me that I let myself slip so far into poor self-esteem, unhappiness, and over-eating to compensate. I don’t know what I weight, but I’m sure I topped 200 pounds. This is…