Tagged ‘Fitness‘

Spartan Race: Believing You Can

I told you in another post that I learned many things from my first Spartan Race. I have to say the most valuable thing is that I am capable of even more than I thought. Along with this, I want to say that what you are capable of has more […]


Accept It or Reject It: Protect Your Journey

As A Former Pastor of a church I understand the need to evaluate what works and what doesn’t work in the church. If it was a program or process that wasn’t  giving the desired results after three to six months, it was evaluated, analyzed, and either tweaked, kept as is […]


5 Workout Ideas for the Busy Mom

Being a busy mom, it is so hard to find the time and opportunity to get a good workout in. We have children that demand our attention, and going out for a nice run or a trip to the gym isn’t always possible. This doesn’t mean you have give up […]


So you want to do a 5K?!

You have thought about signing up for a 5k, but the thought of it freaks you out. This was me just a few years ago. I remember my friend asking me to do a 5k with her and I thought she was nuts! Honestly, at that point in my life, […]


How do I stay Motivated?

People ask me all types of questions but one that’s asked the most is, how do I stay so motivated? They see me being diligent to get up and head to gym or the aquatic center 5-6 days a week. I am seen having my shaker bottle of water with […]


Netflix, Facebook and Time: Making time for what Matters

It’s funny how we make time for the things we want, while continuously pushing things we need to do to the side. This occurred to me this week when I realized at the end of one day this week, I had forgotten to drink any water all day long. I […]


Busting the Bucket List

My new life is full of endless possibilities. I am able to do all the things I was never able to do because of my obesity. I never thought about ever doing a bodybuilding competition until my friend Curtis at the gym said, “Next year I should do one.” At […]


Change Your Thinking

This journey is a process. It’s a marathon, not a sprint. Do not expect to have everything figured out in one week or one month. Heck, it’s been 3 years for me and I realize the more I think I know, the more I don’t know. I have devoted myself […]


5 Tips to get Walking at Work!

So, you want to ditch your seat? Convinced that it’s time to stand up and move more during work? Here are 5 ways to make that shift in your life happen! Walk your Meetings. Make the decision to get your meetings moving with a walk! It is a great way […]


4 Reasons To Get Active at Work

The Benefits of Moving at Work What makes a person get up at work? You might be chuckling, but if you have been at a desk job you understand that this is a real thing! When I first got off the Biggest Loser and I went back to my radio […]