Quick, what’s the difference between a dream and a goal?
Any goal-setting guru will tell you that goals are dreams that you write down and track. Why? By writing down your goals, you're creating a "to do" list for your life,... Read more
Are you a genius at budgeting your finances but fall apart when it comes to setting aside time to work out (or vice versa)? Don't worry: Staying physically fit and managing a personal bank account actually have very distinct similarities. They... Read more
You might be gung-ho about tackling new goals in the New Year, but not so fast! The best way to set yourself up for success is to make sure that your goals are SMART: Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Relevant, and Timely. Using these guidelines is a... Read more
You know that you want to lose weight. But how do you pick a goal weight that’s right for you? Do you find a celebrity, or even a friend, whose body you like and try to reach the same weight as him? Do you aim for a previous weight of your own,... Read more
If you give it some thought, I bet you’ll agree that losing weight is not really your goal. Sure you want to lose weight and it's important to you. But why? Is it because some number on a scale is really that important and meaningful in and... Read more
An example of a smaller goal would be just to make a habit out of taking a short walk. It doesn't have to be far at first, even just around the block is a good target. When you have that mastered, you may well surprise yourself...... Read more
Maybe start with goals that 'add more' to your daily intake.....like have a water and veggie/fruit goal. I usually find that the days I don't meet my water goal are the days I overeat. If you are hungry ask yourself if you have met your v/f goal?... Read more
I think it's a good thing? At least if your goal is to be drinking/eating less sugar/refined foods? Not sure...kind of hard to let something you used to eat/drink and don't now go sometimes.... Read more
If you are Texas born, got here as soon as you could,or just WISH you where here; WELCOME to a family of friends! So, wherever you hang your hat, join in the fun and lets reach our goals together!
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When we were researching and writing our best-selling book, The Spark we discovered 27 secrets of success that thousands of successful SparkPeople members have used to reach their goals, lose weight and keep it off. Some secrets--including these--are... Read more
When setting goals, it's easy to put limits on ourselves. "I can lose 10 pounds, but there's no way I could lose 20." Or, "I can walk a mile, but I'd never be able to walk 5 miles." Sometimes we set limits because we want to be realistic (which is... Read more
As promised, I have summed up my goals for the rest of this month/year. With a Bachelors Degree in Health/Physical Education I am trained to set two types of goals. 1. Short Term and 2. Long Term
I believe everyone should reach for the stars... Read more
So now that im trying really hard to be committed to my new way of life, one of the things I need to do is set some goals. Some real goals. I guess I avoided really setting firm goals probably out of laziness and possibly out of fear..I really believ... Read more
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