What Choices Are You Making For Your Future?

The other day I shared with you a powerful video that demonstrates what can happen over time when someone consistently makes poor choices. Click here if you missed it. The hundreds of small choices we make each day determine how our lives will look in the future. These daily choices also affect how healthy our body and the bodies of our family will look and feel. Often, it is only in hindsight … [Read more...]

This One Thing To Burn More Fat

I am an alumni of the UW Madison and of course I am a proud Badger basketball fan. Frank Kaminsky is the Badger's center who became one of the most dominant players in all of college basketball this year. His first two years of college ball, though, Frank wasn't especially impressive and he didn't emerge as an elite player. What changed this year? Did his shooting skills improve? Was it an … [Read more...]

Naked and Silent

Fit Moms For Life team spent 4 days in NYC gathering with about 100 other mission driven non-profits and organizations. This conference was led by a brilliant thought leader named Jonathan Fields. Jonathan recently did a blog post that really hit me hard. Even though he wrote it for a largely artistic and entrepreneurial audience, I think it will also be a powerful read for those of you looking to … [Read more...]

Was The Biggest Loser Winner TOO Thin?

Unless you tune out all media, it was hard to escape the buzz over this week's BL winner. Rachel, 5'5, went from 260 lbs to 105 lbs in the course of the 8 months. Was The Biggest Loser winner too thin? I am not here to judge if what she did was unhealthy or not. I have read reports that she ate 1,600 calories a day and worked out up to four times each day, but who knows... I wasn't with her 24/7 … [Read more...]

The #1 Best Way To Stay Accountable To Your Weight Loss/Fitness Goals

I have thought long and hard about this question and after 10 years of research, and real-life observation I have come up with my answer... The best way to stay accountable to is to help facilitate a group of people who are also looking to improve their health.  Other strategies might include a reward based system. For example, if you workout 4X per week, and don't go to a fast food joint for … [Read more...]