“Half of all annual weight gain occurs during the holiday period.”
Let’s face it. The holidays are a challenging time for weight loss. Even the healthiest of us at times can’t resist the endless holiday treats at the office or mama’s good cooking.
But the holiday season is the time for good food and family fellowship. So, go ahead and splurge! Just read my 5 tips for avoiding the holiday bulge so you’ll have a strategy in place.
Meal prep & planning is crucial to sticking with your healthy meal plan. Why? Because getting hungry and not having anything prepared is failure waiting to happen. Working full-time, while teaching group fitness and building a fitness company can lead to super busy days. It’s imperative to find ways to simplify meal planning. Through trial and error, I realized what works for me is keeping it simple.
This is the master vitamin in the processing of amino acids—the building blocks of all proteins and some hormones. It helps to make and take apart many amino acids and is also needed to make serotonin, melatonin, and dopamine. It aids in the formation of several neurotransmitters and is therefore an essential nutrient in the regulation of mental processes and possibly mood.
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My weight loss transformation story isn’t tragic and it won’t make you cry. One day, I just got fed up with being overweight and decided to do something about it! Learn how it all got started for me.