One of my daughter’s favorite activity at her school is the ‘Creative Writer’s Workshop’. Every week they go through a process where the students pick a topic they’re familiar with and write a book about it. I had the pleasure of reading her books at the school’s Open House. This particular one, How to be… Continue reading A 7-year old’s view on “How to Be Healthy”
When you hear the word "Skinny Fat", what's the first thing that comes to mind? Mine is an image of my late grandfather who had thin arms and legs but with a protruding belly as if he was 9 months pregnant! Unfortunately, my grandfather passed away at the young age of 70 because of an… Continue reading The skinny on Skinny Fat. Is this you?
Have you ever been in situations where you felt the least bit motivated? Where you find yourself saying "I can't!" instead of "I CAN!" I think we all have these moments but what's encouraging is what I learned from Charles Duhigg's book, Smarter Faster Better: The Transformative Power of Real Productivity about motivation. Being motivated… Continue reading How to turn your I CAN’Ts to I CAN!
Featured Friday Conversations is a series of interviews on Facebook Live featuring incredible women and their health transformation stories. It is our hope these stories will inspire you to take action towards improving your health. What's the most challenging part of doing a live interview? The unexpected technical issues! I interviewed Jaycie twice on the… Continue reading Soar High and Never Give Up – A Weight Loss Journey
Featured Friday Conversations is a series of interviews on Facebook Live featuring incredible women and their health transformation stories. It is our hope these stories will inspire you to take control of your health. Featuring Denise Loufti I had the pleasure of meeting Denise virtually in a Facebook group called Mighty Mompreneurs and in person… Continue reading Zero Veggies and Fast Food take its toll on this Mom’s Health
Have you struggled with an uncontrollable desire to eat and asked yourself, "Why? Why can't I stop doing this to myself?" Don't blame yourself. As Robb Wolf states in his book, Wired To Eat: IT'S NOT YOUR FAULT! If you live in a modern Westernized society of relative leisure and abundance but are not fat,… Continue reading How are We Wired to Eat? Let Robb Wolf Explain.
I recently started a Facebook Live Show to feature the incredible health transformation stories of the every day woman. It is my hope sharing these stories will awaken the inner desire of those who are struggling with their health to take action. The first story was shared by Flossie Hall, a mother of 4, a… Continue reading A Mom learns to Cook and Prep Meals for Health
I'm not sure who coined this phrase, 'If you Win the Morning, you Win the Day'. The first time I heard it said was by Tim Ferris. On The Tim Ferris Show podcast, Tim asks his guests what their first hour of the day looks like. This question made me reflect on how I spend… Continue reading Win the Day with Hal Elrod’s The Miracle Morning
You may already be familiar with my story to know the fuel that sparked my journey towards a lifestyle change. It started with a long overdue blood test. Isn’t it fascinating a small sample of blood can reveal so much information about our health? When I first saw my results online, I felt throes of… Continue reading Path towards Better Health: Stages of Behavior Change