Why You’re Actually Too Embarrassed to Exercise

    Embarrassment is one of the top reasons Americans don’t workout (along with the lack of time, inability to exercise effectively, and lack of enjoyment of fitness).   When I weighed 300 pounds, joining a gym was one of … Continue reading

1 MINUTE WITH NAOMI: I Should Be…

Welcome to 1 Minute With Naomi! In this video, I break out my own book, Transformative Tactics, to discuss an important bit of information: "The Shoulds". Watch the video here:   Very common "shoulds" in our culture include: earning a … Continue reading

10 Weight Loss Truths From A Girl Who Used To Weigh 300 Pounds

It’s been almost six years since I first lost half of my body size. It's so hard to believe… Sometimes, it feels just like yesterday that I was looking into the mirror at this 300 pound woman. I guess that's … Continue reading

Why Diets Never Worked For Me

  How many times have you been super pumped up and excited to try one of those special diets that promised to help you lose weight only to be disappointed that you couldn’t stay on track?   Do you remember … 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