Coaches, mentors, trainers, teammates, partners, fans. Even the greatest athletes in the world can’t do it alone.
People naturally perform better when others are on their side and helping out. Even in everyday nutrition and fitness, we&rsq... 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
Are you a weight loss failure?
Before you answer that question, let’s talk about what failure means.
A recent study found that, in the nonsensical weight loss world, most failure has more to do with failing to meet faulty expectations... Read more
Companies spend millions – if not billions – of dollars every year to fund employee incentive and reward programs. Everyone from Alcoa to Zenith. Of course, they wouldn’t spend one cent if they didn’t think that rewards pr... Read more
While some dieters happily accept when someone suggests a snack, others feel pangs of guilt when a nibble is merely suggested. However, there is nothing inherently wrong with a bite between meals. In fact, snacking might be the missing ingr... Read more
My goal is my sensible breakfast and lunch for tomorrow, only fruit and veggie snacks so that I can eat at the festival tomorrow night. Good news is lots of standing/walking as opposed to sitting.... Read more
BUMMER, got a new weight scale and i gained weight! I don't care though, because i still feel better, I'm in for the long haul, and my old scale was ancient. my new scale lets me see how much body fat I'm at, and at this point no comment on that.... Read more
I cooked a frozen pizza that said 410 g on the box. The nutrition info is for approx. 1/4 of the pizza or 103 g. Yet, when I weighed out each half of the pizza cooked, I got 237 g for 1 half and 228 g for the other half, which means that the whole... Read more
Something in common with many of the Success Stories on SparkPeople is that those members used our free Nutrition and Fitness Trackers to help them reach their weight loss goal. Being able to track your nutrition intake and how much fitness activity... Read more
When someone sets a weight-loss goal (or any goal), it needs to be realistic because that is what sets us up to succeed. If we set some wild and crazy goals for ourselves that is too difficult or that we know cannot be achieved, we are setting oursel... Read more
Im at 224 lbs. I have been scrutinizing my calories and discovered something huge! Alcohol! Worst offender! Over 1,000 calories in a 6 pack of budlight. Over 500 calories in a bottle of my favorite wine!
I started counting my calories this week... Read more
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