Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.


    ALEXSGIRL1   69,305
SparkPoints
60,000-79,999 SparkPoints
 
 
Detours to weight loss

Thursday, April 04, 2013

For every failure, there's an alternative course of action. You just have to find it. When you come to a roadblock , take a detour. " MarY Kay Ash

We all get stuck sometimes , we all plateau now and then . Do we give up or in? NO

We stay the course , we move forward. We never give up or in. We just change our direction or course of action , we take a detours.

Here are some things that worked for me. They may not for you .But it never hurts to try.

Doing the same thing I always do just in a different combination.

Changing up my weights .

Doing more , working out at a different intensity.

Sleeping more , yes not getting enough sleep is detrimental to weight loss.

Making sure I get the proper nutrition , and drinking more water.

Try something new and different all together .

Eat more do this carefully and only after tracking food for awhile . If you don't get enough calories then you won't loose.

Do this one only if you are sure you can and will go back to exercise , Take some time off.

All of the above could reset your weight burning clock and get you back on the right road to loosing weight.

So always remember whatever is going on in your life if you are stuck stagnant or in a rut, mentally , physically or emotionally take a detour. See some new sights get a new perspective you will be glad you did.
SHARE
  Member Comments About This Blog Post:

DONNACFIT 4/5/2013 11:46PM

    emoticon emoticon

Report Inappropriate Comment
BLITZEN40 4/5/2013 12:54AM

    Great ideas! It's so important to get the right amount of sleep...I was reading an article that said you not only need to get enough sleep, but it's just as important that you don't get too much sleep. I was a little disappointed about this because with sleep I always thought more is better! Anyway, I'm still sort of sticking to that philosophy because I like it (and sleeping is something I'm quite good at) and you can't always believe everything you read! I like all of your other ideas too, especially the one about taking some time off exercising! emoticon

Report Inappropriate Comment
CALGIRL80 4/4/2013 11:14PM

  Very true. Stay the course and trust your body knows what its doing.

Report Inappropriate Comment
JUSTLLAMA 4/4/2013 1:58PM

    GREAT advice!

Report Inappropriate Comment
MEXGAL1 4/4/2013 12:43PM

    great blog...thanks for sharing.
I am having to recreate my diet according to my doctor so change is challenging for me right now but I am taking it on with a positive attitude!
Have a terrific day.

Report Inappropriate Comment
RACEWELLWON 4/4/2013 11:14AM

    Right now I still struggle with the idea of more food , the concept make sense but still hard to imagine , I have to eat more cause I am always running around !! Hugs Karen emoticon

Report Inappropriate Comment
STESSOUTCHICK 4/4/2013 9:30AM

    Great


Report Inappropriate Comment
JACKIE542 4/4/2013 9:26AM

    Good ideas, I need to change my routine up right now, trying to think of something new things to do. emoticon emoticon emoticon

Report Inappropriate Comment
SLIMMERJESSE 4/4/2013 8:39AM

    Good for you! Nice blog.

Report Inappropriate Comment
GOANNA2 4/4/2013 8:02AM

    Great advice. Thank you.

Report Inappropriate Comment
MSLZZY 4/4/2013 7:41AM

    emoticon Great advice!

Report Inappropriate Comment
LOVESLIFE48 4/4/2013 7:27AM

    emoticon

Report Inappropriate Comment
HOLLYM48 4/4/2013 7:11AM

    Great advice! emoticon emoticon emoticon

Report Inappropriate Comment
2BDYNAMIC 4/4/2013 6:25AM

    emoticon points! ............. I sure found the importance of good sleep too...... glad you pointed out! .............
(side note ......... emoticon much for the comment on my blog!) Have a great day!

Report Inappropriate Comment
BIGBEAROHYEAH 4/4/2013 5:10AM

    Wonderful blog You are so right!

Report Inappropriate Comment

Add Your Comment to the Blog Post


Log in to post a comment.
 


Other Entries by ALEXSGIRL1