Holidays are a special time. A time to be with family, loved ones and create lasting, happy memories. And inevitability, food will always be a part of any celebration or tradition – there’s really no way around it. From Thanksgiving through New Year’s, you will probably find yourself surrounded by mounds of cookies, tables of … Continue reading Surviving Thanksgiving: Nutrition Tips and Tricks
If you are eating in a calorie deficit, it’s likely that hunger pangs will come up from time to time. Why? Well, your daily caloric expenditure is exceeding your caloric intake, so it’s kind of bound to happen. Luckily, there are ways to reduce cravings and manage hunger, here are my top 10: … Continue reading How to Deal with Hunger and Cravings?
You hear it all the time: “Want to lose weight? Go to bed at a decent time every night.” “Want to get stronger? Sleep more.” “Want a better meet? Get enough sleep.” “Maxing out tomorrow, so be sure to go to bed early.” Ok, but why? I find that often, my clients either … Continue reading Sleep Deprivation: How It’s Crippling Your Fitness Goals
Short answer, yes. Details, read on. Fiber will not only bulk up your food, but it will also slow down digestion and help you feel fuller, longer. Many whole foods are high in micronutrients, leading to general overall wellness. So it’s no surprise that fiber has additional health benefits like protecting you from heart disease, … Continue reading Do I Need to Worry About My Fiber Intake?
Be clear-cut about what you want to achieve (ultra-specific). Make sure your goal is measurable. Identify potential obstacles and think of solutions beforehand. Have a strategic plan, and be realistic about it. Break it down to smaller goals (long-term can be overwhelming) Review your progress regularly. Celebrate every. single. tiny. achievement. Share your goals with … Continue reading Ten Golden Rules to (Actually) Achieve Your Goals
It’s no secret that having a fitness coach can allow you to achieve goals and levels of performance that may not have been possible if left on your own. Amazing body transformations start with coaches. All top athletes have coaches. Even some of the best coaches have coaches. Yes, there are so many reasons to … Continue reading 5 Reasons To Hire a Fitness Coach
Must Do: Fix Your Mindset When it comes to any goal in life, your mind matters. Have an open mindset and your possibilities are endless. Have a negative mindset, and your possibilities are immediately destroyed before you even begin. It all begins with YOU. Nothing will slow your progress like a negative mindset. Wake up. Tell … Continue reading Monday Musts