Nutrition Series, 1

Nutrition Series, Article 1 with Brandi Thompson, RD March is National Nutrition Month, and because of this, I have teamed up with registered dietician Brandi Thompson to teach us about the breadth and scope of nutrition.  In the following nutrition series blogs we will learn what...

Leaping FOUR-WARD!

February 29th.  What a special day.  Leap year.  My husband and I know a couple that married on February 29th, they obviously have a great sense of humor and enjoy telling people that they have only been married four years when in reality it’s been...

Maximize Results With JumpSport’s PlyoFit

When one thinks of California, it’s easy to think of innovation.  With fashion, board sports, software, and fresh approaches to exercise, California seems to be an estuary for new ideas, a breeding ground for what is up and coming. It breathes new life into the tried...

Cycling: Exercising as a Couple

It’s the week after Valentine’s week when we have commemorated the ones we love, showered them with sweets, dewey eyes, poetic verse, an oyster or two, a glass of bubbly, or maybe a fizzy pink Shirley Temple.  However you showered your Valentine this year, consider the unfading gift...

Mindful Munching

Food for Thought: Behavioral Techniques for Mindful Munching, The Third Article in a Three Article Series Dealing with Overeating Cessation Over the last two weeks we have defined overeating and provided practical, at-the-table tips for breaking the habit of consuming too much food.  This week’s last...

Wise with Portion Size- Part 2

Getting Over, Overeating: Be Wise with Portion Size, The Second Article in a Three Article Series Dealing with Overeating Cessation My family and I are avid fairgoers.  We have passes that allow us to go as much as we want.  I love the agricultural tents, my...

Series on Overeating

An End to Excess: A Three Part Series on Overeating. Defining it. Dealing with It. Moving On! “Clogged with yesterday's excess, the body drags the mind down with it.”-Horace Overeating. The modern world that we live in is abundant and thank goodness for that! We enjoy so...

Dance for Weight Loss

We are officially in the running of 2012.  Regardless that it’s only been a couple weeks and that some Christmas lights are still twinkling after dusk, for those of who have made resolutions or are working off holiday splurges, 2012 is in full swing. Since the...