Category Archives: Weight loss

Detox: Why It’s More Important Than Ever

Step one in my Today is Still the Day plan and book is detox. We actually use the first two weeks of the plan to do a gentle detox. People have, over the years, questioned why this is step one. … Continue reading

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Weight Loss: Best Exercise Meal Timing

If you have wondered whether it’s best to exercise in a fasted state, before eating breakfast, or to eat breakfast and then have your workout session, I will weigh in here. For years we have been told breakfast is the … Continue reading

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Fitness: Is It Too Late for You

Maybe you are 30-something and live a super busy life and rarely find time to exercise. No big deal, you’re still relatively young, right? What if you are 50-something, or 60-something and you have put your family or career before … Continue reading

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Nutrition: A Surprising Substitution

The Center for Nutrition Research at Illinois Institute of Technology released a new study concluding that meals that substitute fresh avocado for refined carbs resulted in a significant reduction in feelings of hunger and an increase in how satisfied study … Continue reading

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Weight Loss: Avoid These 3 Pitfalls

You may think you are doing everything right and still your weight loss efforts are stalled, or worse, you find the scale going in the wrong direction! Maybe you successfully lost weight, but now the number on the scale is … Continue reading

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Weight Loss: Is Your Mindset Sabotaging You

I know you are aware of the mind-body connection. But did you realize it could be hijacking your weight loss efforts? There are two in particular I would like to focus on: gratitude and forgiveness. I shared in a prior … Continue reading

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Weight Loss: Why Detox

Detox is step one in the Today is Still the Day plan even though our Intelligently created bodies are made to detoxify themselves daily and there is a good reason for that. While we have detoxification processes built in, we … Continue reading

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