Research shows that the average person gains 7 to 10 pounds between Thanksgiving and Christmas. This of course is most likely water weight due to sodium and retention, but still, who wants to feel all fluffy and see the scale creep up? Not I! If you are amongst the many who feel crappy from too … Continue reading How to Stay Fit and Healthy Over the Holidays While Having Your Cake and Eating it Too
Every day you tell yourself that you will get a workout in tomorrow, but when tomorrow comes, you can’t get yourself motivated to actually “just do it.”
Forgive me for the many pinches and pokes I gave you as I stood in the mirror. And you sure didn’t deserve all the other times I purposely hurried past the mirror to avoid looking at how beautiful you truly are.
As a matter of fact, the word "diet" should just be thrown out of the dictionary and labeled as a forbidden word. Yes, it's that serious.
I wish weight loss was never the goal when I started my journey in 2015. Of course, I wanted to feel good overall but my main goal was to look good and have more confidence. You may beg to differ, but in my eyes, that is the same thing as weight loss. In fact, I wish I would have started this journey with one goal
Most people say you have to hit your rock bottom in order to dust off and succeed. Well, I've officially hit mine. I know the quality of the picture above isn't that great, but bare with me for a sec. I was pretty tipsy when my husband took this photo, which is the reason I … Continue reading My Fitness Journey: Nowhere to go But Up| I’m Meal Prepping?!
One of the questions I get asked the most is..."What did you eat to lose weight?" I know some of you are itching to know the answer, but--and I say this with good intentions-- I won't share my exact meal plan. And here's why; I have shared my meal plan numerous of times in the … Continue reading Foods I Eat to Lose Weight
I've been on my journey for a little over two years now. There has been many good months, and many "trying" months. I don't want to say bad months because going through them has made me learn more and become stronger. As you can see above, the end of 2016 (after I got married) my … Continue reading My Fitness Journey: Send Help! I’m Struggling
You embark on a weight loss journey which is a struggle at first but over time you find your way, and inevitably you start losing weight. Those first few months are pure perfection. Jeans that were once too snug become loose, your face slims down, and best part of it all...friends and family could see … Continue reading The Reason You Can’t Lose Anymore Weight & What To Do To Fix It
There's no doubt about it; This. Journey. Is. Hard. One minute you're super motivated and the next, you're eating a pint of ice cream questioning yourself if you would be okay with staying the size you are now. Because let's face it-- you've been pulling the opposite sex with the body you have for years … Continue reading 7 Ways to Stay Motivated on Your Fitness Journey