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3 Factors That Can Make or Break Your Fitness Routine

Photo credit: Benjamin J DeLong Ask anyone who’s worked out regularly for years, and they’ll tell you it takes effort, planning, and flexibility to make exercise a lifelong habit. Paying...

Not Exercising? Four Excuse-Busting Ways to Get Going this Winter

I don’t always feel like exercising. In fact, there are days when I don’t… and not because I’m in any danger of overtraining. There are so many influences on whether...

The Low Fat Folly

Heart-healthy fats from nuts and nut butters are far from fattening! What do you think of when you think of fat?  Most people associate dietary fat with body fat, unhealthiness...

Chocolate and a Walk: The New Anti-Anxiety Pill?

A change in diet and exercise might be the only anti-anxiety pill you need. Photo: Jessica Tam Money, health, family, job stress… life offers plenty to fret about, and worrying...

Changing Health Habits: 4 Steps to Getting Un-Stuck

When Kerry (not her real name) hired me as her wellness coach, she was frustrated and discouraged about her health. She was 40-something, overweight, sedentary, and had recently been diagnosed...