Who Told you That?

“I am who you say I am…” These words are lyrics by Hillsong Worship. I can’t make it through this song without crying. Mostly, because I’m in awe of who God says I am, but also because I can’t recall a time in my life that I let God define me and not this world.Continue reading “Who Told you That?”

Weight Loss & the Cookie Cutter Mindset

The perfect edges that cookie cutters make in shaping a gingerbread man, a Christmas tree, stars and even Santa please my organized brain. I love the reliability of the cookie cutter’s ability to stamp out the perfect shape every time. I wish life and clean eating were more like the perfect edges of a cookieContinue reading “Weight Loss & the Cookie Cutter Mindset”

The Real Secret to Weight Loss – Final Part Physical Wellness

We’ve finally arrived at the most well known dimension of wellness.  As you can now see, your weight loss and overall heath is a lot more than diet and exercise. as a matter of fact, even your physical wellness is more than diet and exercise. Physical wellness promotes the balance of physical activity, nutrition andContinue reading “The Real Secret to Weight Loss – Final Part Physical Wellness”

The Real Secret to Weight Loss – Part 7 Occupational Wellness

The work you do should be fulfilling.  If you are absolutely miserable in your job it will carry over into your ability to make healthy choices that lead to joy and happiness in your life. 

The Real Secret to Weight Loss – Part 6 Intellectual Wellness

If you’ve been following this blog series, you’ve learned the importance of learning more about yourself and others and how that knowledge can lead to a happier and healthier life.  You’ve also probably seen how much all of these areas are linked to your overall health and the carry over impact of each.  Our mindsContinue reading “The Real Secret to Weight Loss – Part 6 Intellectual Wellness”

Real Secret to Weight Loss – Part 3 Social Wellness

People watching is one of my favorite things to do. I don’t do it to judge or poke fun at others, but to learn different cues, different body language and see how unique each of us are.  It’s amazing how different we can be, and yet how similar we all are in our core desires toContinue reading “Real Secret to Weight Loss – Part 3 Social Wellness”

The Real Secret to Weight Loss!

We can’t go far without hearing about the next best weight loss food, pill, drink, diet…Our culture is obsessed with skinny and being skinnier than “that girl.”   The secret to weight loss doesn’t lie within a pill, a diet, or even exercise.  The secret I’m going to share with you today requires more purposefulness thanContinue reading “The Real Secret to Weight Loss!”