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This time of year is all about starting fresh—new goals, solid plans, better habits. You probably have a new exercise routine to help you reach your weight loss and fitness goals.... Read more
Marketers invest millions to convince us that we need the latest and greatest cleaning spray, detergent, and paper towel, so it’s not surprising that tidying up can quickly become a budgetary mess. In fact, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor... Read more
Before Gail Devers won the 100-meter dash at the 1992 Olympics, she spent countless hours on the track. But you know where else she spent her time? In the gym, doing strength training. Not to gain weight, but to keep her muscles strong.
The comm... Read more
Remember when you were a kid and claimed that your dog ate your homework, when really you just didn't get around to writing your book report? Of course, your teacher knew you were fibbing. While most of us are past blaming the dog instead of taki... Read more
Everyone has an idea in their head when it comes to looking their fittest and healthiest. For some, it's fitting perfectly into a certain outfit, or walking on the beach in a bikini with total confidence. For others, it may mean seeing a defined... Read more
Hi everyone this is my 5th day. I weight myself today. I lost .4. Its not much but its just the beginning of a new journey. I am proud. I notice that i am losing inches . the weight is coming out slow.... Read more
Getting discouraged. I keep seeing people posting that they've lost 40 or more pounds in a few months. Here I am seven months in and 34-35# lighter. I have lost 24-26" in total (exercising 6days a week, strength training and cardio) the scale just... Read more
The biggest issue with my weight loss journey has been dinner dates out. I don't eat much but what I do eat is so high in calories from restaurants. I'm behind my goal because of this. Ugh.... Read more
Trying to refresh my weight loss. I started back in January and have lost 40lbs, my weight loss stalled and I took a break from calorie counting and had some no-no foods. Maintained my weight. Now I'm ready to start being serious again.... Read more
I have been on my weight loss journey for 4 weeks now. I have lost 13 lbs since the end of May, I have so many reasons to be happy and proud but yet I still feel discouraged that others don't seem to notice my progress.... Read more
Here are some books I recommend. Even if they aren't specific to your goals, they contain excellent information about what it takes to lose weight.1. Weight Watchers' Coach Approach2. Weight Watcher's "Weight Stages: Successfully Manage your Weight t... Read more
Look at bulk foods aisle in the grocery store. Find different beans! Anasazi beans, anyone?? Huge selection of whole grains: millets, amaranth, oats, buckwheat, Look for different Rice (forbidden rice, google it, it’s nutritious) look for other fo... Read more
From grade school gym class to military boot camp, the sit-up has long been a benchmark of endurance. But for those who don't embrace the old elbow-to-knee move, there is some good news: The traditional sit-up may be on its way out. A recent... Read more
If you are concerned about how many calories you burn during strength training, chances are that you are actively trying to lose weight (or might want to ensure you are eating enough to support strength training without losing additional weight). Alt... Read more
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