Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.
Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.

Avoiding Holiday Weight Gain Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Avoiding Holiday Weight Gain.

8 Ways to Ward Off Winter Weight Gain

Imagine that it’s April. The weather is warming up and it’s time to pull your spring clothes out of storage, including the bathing suit you shoved in the back of your closet in September. While doing your spring cleaning, you start to try...  Read more

Healthy Holiday Desserts

Ginger, pumpkin, apple, cinnamon, chocolate, peppermint. The flavors of the holidays are comforting and the perfect end to a wonderful meal. These recipes include nutrition-packed ingredients that turn holiday favorites into healthier treats the whol...  Read more

Health(ier) Holiday Favorites

It's easy to get off track when it comes to eating during the holidays. Although the traditional holiday table can be filled with high calorie and high fat foods, there are ways to save calories without sacrificing taste. Here we share healthy ma...  Read more

Homemade Beauty Recipes for Winter

Winter is here, and for many people that means dry, flaky and cracked skin. Many skincare experts advise switching to more moisturizing hair and skincare products during the blustery months to avoid these problems. But before you invest in high-price...  Read more

Make Your New Year's Momentum Last

On January 1st, many of us are geared up to get healthy and fit. But, by mid-February, our diets are faltering and our fitness routines start getting stale. Falling out of a resolution can be a fast downward spiral. If you’re someone who thrive...  Read more

MAINTAINING GOAL WEIGHT
Updated 7/8/2014 6:33:43 PM

Are there any particular topic here on Spark pertaining to Maintaining your goal weight ????? Almost there 1 pound to go, now to maintain !! 9...  Read more

Well, certainly not new to weight struggles! Sigh
Updated 7/7/2014 6:34:48 PM

Hi everyone - I made a profile on Spark people ages ago, and then did nothing with it. Since my late 20s (almost 41 now) I've struggled with the yo-yo thing and I'm sooooooo tired of it! I just want to make a permanent change instead of a temporary...  Read more

article on weight loss strategies
Updated 7/10/2014 1:28:56 PM

I hope this study didn't require too much funding! it seems to be pretty intuitive. However, it was depressing to see that the participants lost about 10 pounds in 6 months, and then regained about 2 pounds of it over the next 6 months. Shouldn'...  Read more

Health stabilized - time to tackle weight!!
Updated 7/7/2014 11:01:30 AM

I have mast cell disease which has gotten worse over the past 5 years. I am now on medications which have stabilized my condition to the point I can now look at losing weight. The medications consist of antihistamines, thyroid and H1/H2 antogonists...  Read more

Health or Weight-loss?
Updated 7/8/2014 8:07:45 AM

Hi, I'm new to this forum and its good to see there's a man section on this site. I'm a pretty big guy (133kg or 294 pounds) and have always been my whole life. I'm a bit of a yo-yo dieter, but this time I'm gonna stick with it. I...  Read more

Keep Realistic Goals

With the holidays approaching quickly, it is more realistic to change your weight goal from wanting to drop some pounds to trying to maintain your weight. The holiday season is the greatest test of portion control ever. Sure there are things that a...  Read more

Give It Away!

If someone gives you a food gift this holiday season, you can re-gift it to avoid the temptation!...  Read more

TOPS Friends

Friends from a TOPS weight loss support group. Welcome all TOPS and KOPS!...  Read more

This Week's Healthy Headlines

Happy Thanksgiving Homemade Pumpkin Butter Six Ways to Bring Out the Athlete in Every Kid Don't FALL For It! (Autumn Shockers)! Joy Bauer's Guide to Avoiding Holiday Weight Gain Mini Santa Fe Casseroles The Claim: A Soap-and-Water Rinse Get...  Read more

Do You Have a Plan of Attack for the Holidays?

For many of us, this time of year is full of temptations and distractions to get off track from your diet and exercise program.  You could easily choose to do some Christmas shopping instead of heading to the gym for a workout.  Or you migh...  Read more

Avoiding Holiday weight gain

My plan is to log everything in my nutrition guide prior to consuming. During Thanksgiving I didn't do this and ended up eating everything in sight because I was not holding myself accountable....  Read more

Avoiding Holiday Weight Gain

I love the holidays- the decorations, music, and movies. I love the traditions. It all starts Thanksgiving Day and doesn't end until I get back from vacation. Black Friday includes Starbucks hot chocolate, breakfast, and lunch out. Later that...  Read more