Does Choosing Salads Lead To Eating More Cookies?

Are your healthy decisions throughout the day, choosing a healthy option at lunch or making time for the gym, actually backfiring and causing you to be more unhealthy? Find out how you can combat the desire to reward yourself with the bad stuff.

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The Definitive Guide To Busting Through Plateaus

Tired of spinning your wheels with no progress to show for your effort? This article covers all the possible reasons why your progress has stopped, and what you can do about it.

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Lose The Booze: The Effects of Alcohol on Weight Loss

How much does alcohol negatively impact your ability to lose weight? The answer might surprise you.

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How The Scale Deceives You (And Other Measures of Success)

How the bathroom scale lies, and other ways to measure progress in your fitness program.

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How To Leverage Food Tracking For Weight Loss

Follow these tips and best practices to maximize your weight loss using food tracking tools.

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What To Do When You’re Eating Healthy, Exercising, and Not Seeing Results

You’re making good food choices, exercising consistently, and still not seeing results. What gives?

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What Can Comedy Teach You About Leadership & Success?

How can improv comedy help you succeed? Read more to find out.

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The Unspoken Power of Encouragement

Yet, without any words exchanged, here we were. Two strangers; me motivating her to keep going, and her the same to me.

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Why Weight Loss Is Harder Than A College Degree

For many people school isn’t particularly fun. Sure, you get to visit with your friends or you might even have a class or two that pique your interest. This is usually outweighed by the required courses for your degree that bore you to death. (Does anyone actually like bio-chem? Or statistics? How about an entire…

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Two(ish) Tips To Overcome The Anxiety of Holiday Weight Gain

Follow these strategies to avoid holiday anxiety and weight gain.

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3 Tips To “Fall” Back In Love With Running

Use these strategies to keep your love for running strong even as the temperatures decline.

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Why Not You? – An Inspiring Weight Loss Transformation Story

An incredible 10-year weight loss transformation story. Extraordinary people are created through daily actions and decisions.

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Follow This Advice to Build Your “FitFam”

Follow these 4 tips to build your fitness support system–your “fitfam.”

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Recipe: Key Lime Cheesecake

Awhile back one of my clients challenged me to create a healthier,¬†high-protein key lime pie that would allow her to indulge in her cravings for pie without ruining progress toward her fitness goals. While I may have colored outside the lines just a bit by creating a key lime cheesecake, I promise it will deliver…

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Abstaining From Moderation

[Article originally published in Breaking Muscle] Business and self-development coaches will often tell you that the secret to success is to focus on your strengths, while either outsourcing your weaknesses or becoming just good enough at them not to mess everything up. This approach allows you to avoid spinning your wheels doing the tasks you…

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