30 New Year Resolutions to Rock Your 2015

  New Year’s resolutions: many of us make them each January, and then by March they are long forgotten. Some of the most common broken resolutions are to lose weight, quit smoking, get out of debt, volunteer, and be less … Continue reading

5 Ways I Lifted My Obesity Curse

We all love a good fairy tale don’t we? My husband and I recently got caught up in watching all 3 seasons of Once Upon A Time on Netflix. I felt so sick and dirty for getting sucked into the good vs. evil plot and … Continue reading

13 Thoughts That Are Butchering Your Happiness

  Sometimes you might feel like you’re the only one who gets down on themselves. We all have those intrusive thoughts that are so negative they paralyze us. You aren’t alone. These kind of thoughts can make us feel powerless … Continue reading

10 Common Turkey Mistakes You Won’t Make This Thanksgiving

  Everyone makes mistakes while trying to prepare a fabulous Thanksgiving turkey. But this year, RELAX! You’ve got it under control with these 10 easy tips that will save your turkey and make you look like a culinary rock star! … Continue reading

Feeling Blue? Here’s 5 Ways To Pull Yourself Out of A Downward Spiral

Whether you dare to believe it or not, NO ONE IS PERFECT. In this day and age, social media makes our friends, family, and people that we look-up-to seem like they have it all together. Our perception of others' lives is sometimes … Continue reading

12 Ways To Invite Kindness Into Your Life

Being a human can be a difficult and lonely experience at times. We all endure tragedies, setbacks, sadness, or being too busy to appreciate life. I get it, because I'm a struggling human, too.   Have you ever noticed that … Continue reading

What I Learned From Weighing 300 Pounds

As someone who spent the first 25 years of her life as a plus-sized individual, I can tell you firsthand how often plus-sized people are scrutinized and frowned upon by the general public and media. Most of the judgments and … Continue reading

Why I Take Alpha-Lipoic Acid Every Day

Each time I take on a new health coaching client, I offer them 4 or 5 supplement recommendations. Without exception, I always recommend alpha-lipoic acid to my clients who are not taking insulin. Want to know why? Check out my … Continue reading

5 Positive Truths Only Plus-Sized People Would Understand

As someone who has spent the first 25 years of my own life as a plus-sized person, and then losing over 125 pounds– I can tell you that there are good and bad things I learned from living on both … Continue reading

5 Reasons We Should Celebrate The Holidays Year Round

The holiday season is right around the corner and it’s no secret– I LOVE it! In fact, if I ever have a daughter, I will name her Christmas. It’s OK– laugh it up. I am a little biased over here, … Continue reading