Like so many people today who want to be thinner I have dieted. I have had some success with Weight Watchers and no real success or tolerance for Atkins. As I continue to get older my metabolism has also slowed a bit. I have lived with Hashimoto’s disease for years so my thyroid is checked regularly which means sadly it’s just aging. Yesterday I turned 40 and for the last two months I have … [Read more...] about Rethinking Diets
For those of you who follow me you know I struggle with Lupus but work hard to overcome the challenges of the illness. May is Lupus Awareness Month. I have a lupus fact for you and a special offer: … [Read more...] about Lupus Awareness Month
At first it was hard. I have to say that my husband and son really enjoyed my vegetarian dishes but for sides not for main meals. So there I was – being really good eating my healthy food while they added sausage, chicken and steak to their dinners. … [Read more...] about What I learned on my week without meat
How did your weekend go? Did you plan out your week? Did you figure out your food and your workout schedule? If you answer is YES then a BIG Congrats to you! You are way more likely to have a successful week. If the answer is NO then start today! It’s never too late to look ahead at what you have to do. Plan it out! Share it with someone who you can be accountable to! As your coach I am … [Read more...] about Being Accountable to Food and Fitness
So it’s Friday everyone! Take a moment today to reflect on your week. How active was I? Did I eat healthy? Do I even know if I ate healthy? What do I need to work on? How can I use the weekend to set myself up for success next week? If you aren’t able to answer some of these questions I totally get it. If I don’t log my food I can’t tell you what I ate yesterday let alone the whole week. … [Read more...] about Get ready for the Weekend – Get ready for the week!