Don’t be a commitment-phobe

"The mature human being goes about doing what needs to be done regardless of whether that person feels great or terrible. Knowing that you are the kind of person with that kind of self-control brings all the satisfaction and confidence you will ever need. Even on days when the satisfaction and confidence just aren’t there, …

Fitgirls: Motivation or Distraction?

No, that's not me. Nope, that's not me either. I know, BIG surprise! *Cue laughter. All jokes aside, these women have been haunting me. Okay, haunting is a bit dramatic. Let's just say that I have been pretty fixated with these images ever since I joined the health and fitness world in a serious way …

A reminder to forgive

I make it a point to consciously forgive of those who've wronged me and myself for all of the choices I've made that led me down a more difficult path. Forgiveness Fridays is my effort to encourage others to do the same, not just to feel better in the moment, but to improve their health …