That new bundle of joy can make dramatic changes in your life. The vast majority of changes are worth it, but some make it hard to keep up with the important things like regular exercise and adequate sleep.
You're not alone. Just about... Read more
When I was pregnant with my daughter I asked a friend of mine, a mother of three, “Don’t you get bored staying home with the kids all day?” Looking amused she replied, “Oh, I find stuff to do.” Now that my... Read more
So you've been cleared for exercise after the birth of your baby and you're anxious to get outside and get moving! But who's going to watch your little one? If running or walking is your thing, you can take baby along in a jogging strolle... Read more
Thinking about pregnancy? Whether you’re aiming to get pregnant next year or in the next few months, you should be getting ready now. This is the time to take inventory of your nutrition habits and make necessary changes that will promote good... Read more
According to a recent study published in Pediatrics, a child is more likely to be overweight at a young age if his mother was overweight before she became pregnant.
Ohio State University researchers studied data from more than 3,000 children and... Read more
I've been consistent on SP off and on. I'm on again. I decided to track my life goals here. I've got a smart phone. Downloaded various apps to track my various health issues. I discovered that SP has it all and i can create my own trackers too. Now a... Read more
I had a 18 day log in streak and for what ever reason it went back to 1 day.....now I had a streak for 13 days and today it went back to day 1. This has never happened before (or I didn't notice it). This streak is not all that important to me, but... Read more
Hi helpful SP people
I have just started to use 2lb hand weights, I don't have 1lb but could you please recommend any sites or exercises for a newbie?
Any advice and links greatly appreciated... Read more
I have been a heavy girl ever since 6th grade. The heaviest I have ever been was 285 pounds. Right now I am 271 pounds. I have lost 14 pounds but have reached a plateau. I need some tips to help me get over this plateau and get me on the track to los... Read more
i have found i dont eat enough to lose weight so my mom who also is battling weight hates when i can sit and eat everything including junk food and then the next week i lost 5 lbs4 lol cake and brownies go to her waist and make mine smaller.... over... Read more
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One of my favorite pastimes as a kid was going to the local park with my friends where we would spend countless hours playing on the swings, going down the slide, hanging from the monkey bars, not to mention pushing the merry-go-round as fast as we c... Read more
So my goal to eat better, went down the drain and I didn't exercise like I should have. I am amazed that I managed to lose a pound this week. I had noticed that my knees were a little sore lately, but Monday when I tried to do my 5 K running workout... Read more
This week I have found that sticking to healthy eating is definitely going to be my biggest challenge. I can't seem to resist yummy treat like the brownies a neighbor brought by when she came to meet our new little one or the chocolate chip cookies m... Read more
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