Secrets of Success

409

MEMBERS SPARKED This Sparked Me!
Leave a Comment

Vary Your Caloric Intake

Jillian Michaels said on the Biggest Loser to vary your caloric intake: eat on the low end for two days, eat in the middle range for three days, eat on the high end (even going a little over) on two days. This keeps your body guessing. I did this all last week and lost 3.5 lbs!

This Sparked Me! Leave a Comment

149

MEMBERS SPARKED This Sparked Me!
Leave a Comment

Drinking a glass of water before every meal

This helps me stay full. I do not over eat

This Sparked Me! Leave a Comment

226

MEMBERS SPARKED This Sparked Me!
Leave a Comment

Your Body Wants Nutrients, Not Calories

Dr. Oz said this on one of his shows. He explained that the body will crave food, even if it is not officially "hungry." If you eat healthy, nutrient-rich foods, you will satisfy your body, and it will not crave high calorie, empty foods. It really hit a cord with me.

This Sparked Me! Leave a Comment

15

MEMBERS SPARKED This Sparked Me!
Leave a Comment

Water on my daily list

Still struggling with water. Here's my latest idea. Many days I make a daily list of things that need to get done. So much satisfaction crossing out tasks. Well, I just put "drink water" on the list, except I broke it down. "Drink water am, drink water afternoon"....more chance to cross things off. ...

This Sparked Me! Leave a Comment
Please note these are member-submitted secrets and are not reviewed by SparkPeople's health experts for accuracy. If you feel a secret is inappropriate, please click the "Report Inappropriate Secret" on the secret's page and our staff will review it.