Something everyone wants to know - "What's the best way to lose fat?" Well, I apologize in advance - there is no simple one-size-fits-all easy answer. However, let's explore this question! Every individual responds differently to different training modalities. That being said, "activities that incorporate many muscle groups and are weight bearing use more calories … Continue reading The Best Way to Lose Fat
Who or what inspires you? Who or what inspires you towards the things you want to see in your life? Shortly after I picked up running back in 2010, I began following a blog, The Logic of Long Distance. I became fascinated with the thoughts and conversation around long-distance running and read as much … Continue reading How Can you Light your Fire?
Some days are tougher than others. Sometimes, they flow more easily. Many of us have a vision for what we want our life to be like: our health and fitness included. No matter how long the journey has been that we have traversed and trekked through, there are days that are more difficult for many … Continue reading Perspective for the Journey
Happy Independence Day to you! I wanted to share with you a principle I appreciate and enjoy living by - working before playing! Alright, so the concept isn't new. But, perhaps the way that we apply it, may be! Particularly on these special holidays (4th of July, Thanksgiving, Christmas, etc) - you know, these ones … Continue reading Work before Play
Happy Independence Day weekend! 🙂 I wanted to share about a "secret weapon" of mine that I have practiced/used for sometime now - journaling a gratitude practice. So, you may have heard the "buzz" on gratitude these days, and also perhaps on journaling. Perhaps you have wondered, "what's the big deal?" Well, my question to … Continue reading The Power of Journaling & Gratitude
Is buying organic really better, and if so, by how much? First of all, what qualifies a food as "organic?" Today, all certified organic foods are grown and processed according to strict national standards set by the USDA. These standards include: No conventional pesticides (including herbicides) No synthetic fertilizers No sewage sludge No bioengineering No … Continue reading Is Organic Always Better?
Today I wanted to share a post of mine that I came back across I had written and experienced a year ago. I took a walk along a labyrinth path and wrote in my journal afterward about my experience. I hope that it encourages you as it did me! Labyrinth: attention to the path: a … Continue reading The Labyrinth